Quality Assurance Associate
Job Details
Irvine - Irvine, CA
Part Time
Are you ready to make a difference? MIND Research Institute, the creators of ST Math, is looking for a highly effective 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 world’s most challenging problems! 
MIND Research Institute is currently seeking a driven, innovative, and motivated problem solver to add to our team. The Quality Assurance Analyst Associate role is outlined below.
Most importantly, the right candidate will embody MIND’s core values:
People: Collaborate with many different subject matter experts across the organization along with supporting the organization’s 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.
  • Organize our catalog of software test scripts
  • Ensure all test scripts are properly tagged with appropriate components
  • Execute test scripts using a variety of devices
  • Understand software requirements and report discrepancies found during test script execution
  • Update test scripts as the software evolves
  • 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 identifies 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 answer questions
Our ideal candidate will have:
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Able to take direction, collaborate with developers and independently execute assignments
  • Detail-oriented
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Require minimal direction or oversight
  • Ability to persist in solving problems, pulling in others as necessary
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 part time position ( up to 20 hours a week) 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.