The DMED QA Productivity Engineering team is seeking a skilled and dedicated Quality Assurance Analyst II to join our team. As a QA Analyst II, this individual will work together with the software engineering team and other QA Analysts to define and execute the testing coverage needs for our consumer facing mobile applications. They will also work closely with the product owners, project management, automation engineers, and various other external development teams. Additionally, this role will require the candidate to be the QA lead for multiple releases and to participate in all aspects of the development lifecycle including planning, design, test execution and release.Execute assigned test cases and test plans. Find, replicate, regress defects and write reproducible steps in our bug database system. Additionally, ensure that validated deliverables meet functional specifications and requirements.
Participate in sprint plan review meetings to review functional and design specs and understand how those impact features in development. This includes leading supplemental test plan reviews with peers, developers, and product team members.
Effectively communicate defects to stake holders and developers responsible for products in test, and lead various test sessions with key members of the delivery team to ensure functionality of product(s).
Develop test plans, test cases, and other supplemental documentation as needed while maintaining the QA process. This includes working with our Automation team to translate manual test cases into automated test scripts.
Work closely with our geo-distributed QA team members to ensure they are fully integrated
Required Education, Experience/Skills/Training2+ years of relevant mobile app QA experience.
Clear communicator (written and verbal) – to ensure ability to write test plans and test cases. To communicate bugs to developers and other stakeholders.
Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables – ensures the ability to find the bad defects and bugs quickly.
Experience with various QA tools and platforms. (ADB, Android Studio, xcode, Charles Proxy, Postman, SOAtest, Selenium, etc)
Familiarity with issue tracking software like Jira or Github.
Excellent understanding and knowledge of software quality assurance practice and testing methodologies and tools.
Previous exposure to mobile app test automation processes and frameworks.
Experience writing test cases, test plans and overseeing the QA process in its entirety.
Experience in agile software development teams working iteratively with designers, product managers and stakeholders.
Comfortable being uncomfortable. Ability to balance multiple projects in a fast-paced and sometimes high-pressure environment, while being adaptable to change.
Ability to work and participate in a team with an open and collaborative style of communications.
An analytical thinker, with sharp attention to detail, that has problem-solving and trouble shooting skills.
A strong passion for product quality and continuous willingness to improve the process.
Preferred Skills:Experience with automated test tools.
Experience executing automated scripts.
Understanding of how to interpret the results of automated test runs.
Experience with Android products/ecosystem, connected devices, or video game testing.
Experience writing test cases in Gherkin or Cucumber.
Sports knowledge and fandom.
A passion for learning and technology!
Preferred Education:Bachelor’s degree or 4 years relevant work experience.
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