Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
Job Details
Irvine - Irvine, CA
Full Time
Description

Are you ready to make a difference? MIND Research Institute, the creator of ST Math, is looking for a highly effective Senior Quality Assurance Analyst Associate that can think outside the box and be excited to provide solutions to challenges when they arise. Join us in our mission to ensure that all students are mathematically equipped to solve the worlds most challenging problems!

MIND Research Institute is currently seeking a driven, innovative, and motivated problem solver to add to our team.

Most importantly, the right candidate will embody MINDs core values:

People: Collaborate with many different subject matter experts across the organization along with supporting the organizations initiatives on creating a strong, inclusive culture, as we continue to learn, grow, and move forward with one another.

Problem-Solving: Prioritize projects as you balance the needs of multiple internal requests.

Learning: Are you ready to share your skills and experience, while learning continuously from others as well? You will have to be willing to stretch and hungry to learn.

Qualifications:
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Detail-oriented
  • Problem-solver, pulling in others as necessary
  • Experience testing software, reporting and monitoring issues in a bug tracking tool
  • In-depth understanding of test script management software like Zephyr or Cucumber to write, organize, run and track test scripts
  • Experience with API testing, using a tool such as Postman
  • Ability to take direction, collaborate with developers and independently execute assignments

Responsibilities

This role will execute and advise various aspects of Quality Assurance, including but not limited to:

  • Manual testing and detailed bug reporting on a variety of devices
  • Software requirement review and discrepancy reporting
  • Organization of test script management software like Zephyr or Cucumber
  • Software test script development, execution and organization for a variety of devices
  • API test automation, using Postman
  • Test script categorization into smoke, regression and feature targeted scripts covering all features
  • Test script maintenance as the software evolves

Communication

  • Document and report progress in testing and defects found
  • Create detailed and accurate bug reports in a bug tracker for developers and Triage team
  • Report on testing activities using a test management tool
  • Proactively identify problems with requirements (lack of clarity, inconsistencies) while testing, and communicates these issues early to help course-correct
  • Attend Triage meetings to report on findings and discuss issues

Additional Desirable Technical Skills

  • Jira, Git and BitBucket or other software life cycle management tools
  • HTML5, CSS3, ECMAScript 2017
  • Reading and manipulating JSON and XML data exchange formats
  • Use of Chrome browser developer tools to inspect and alter run time conditions
  • Experience managing offshore QA script runs and results, clarifying test scripts as required

After reading about the opportunity on our team, are you more excited than you were before? Then we absolutely want to talk with you!

This position reports to the Director, Sustained Engineering and is remote at this time but will be on-site in the Irvine area once the world opens up, so we are looking for local candidates.

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