QA Analyst

San Diego, CA

Why You're Needed

We are looking for a self-motivated QA Analyst, who has a passion for mobile technology to help take our second stage startup to the next level. You will be part of a high-performing Engineering team developing core products for our clients. In this role, you will establish and own our in-house QA process, and collaborate with technical teams to deliver features for our customers while improving the scalability of our Engage360 platform. You are part of an agile delivery team that is responsible for building and delivering the product .

The ideal candidate is a self-starter with the ability to identify and pursue opportunities without being provided explicit direction. Strong presentation skills, analytic skills, and a passion for improving consumer experiences using technology are essential.


What You’ll Do

  • Help build, manage, and own company’s in-house QA process
  • Responsible for hands-on testing and managing QA process for Mobile (iOS & Android) and Web validation
  • Write, edit and follow test plans, test cases and test scripts
  • Manage issues in Jira
  • Run device simulators in XCode and/or Android Studio
  • Clearly explain verbally and in writing the results of various test
  • Responsible for quality through acceptance of stories
  • Become subject matter expert (SME) of our products
  • Work with external vendor for additional testing support
  • Ability to identify and differentiate between back-end or UI/front-end issues (or be technically savvy to learn the difference over a reasonable time)
  • Recommend and possibly implement automation testing tools
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with various stakeholders of projects gathering and understanding their testing requirements, communicating status,and working towards solutions
  • Make software testing process and teams more efficient, more effective, and more fun
  • Provide post-validation reports including the requirements traceability matrices

What You’ll Need

  • An undergraduate degree
  • 3+ years in Mobile App and Web QA testing (manual)
  • Some experience with automated testing using Selenium IDE
  • Some Experience with API testing using Postman or equivalent
  • Good knowledge of the iOS and Android platforms
  • Experience with bug tracking databases, Jira preferred
  • Good mix of analytical and creative problem-solving skills
  • Experience with agile software development and improving consumer experience
  • The ability to make trade-off decisions between possible and desirable, which requires a good sense of technical feasibility
  • Enjoyment for working in a highly collaborative, fast paced environment
  • Ability to understand and represent both the business and users
  • Personable and team player
  • Self-motivated, organized
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent written communication and presentation skills
  • Leadership experience a plus

Application

Please send an email to jobs@engageft.com with your portfolio, resume, and a paragraph describing why you'd be the best candidate for this position.