Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 12:53 AM
We are looking for a passionate Software QA Analyst based out of our Ogden, UT office, who wants to work in a fast-paced, dynamic agile environment with a talented product development team. As part of a small team consisting of a product manager, designer, and 3-4 engineers, QA Analysts are active partners in the design, test case planning & execution, and release of new features and enhancements for our growing customer base. This is a full-time, permanent role. Responsibilities of the Software QA Analyst: Will work closely with customer support specialists to triage issues and gathers info needs to consistently reproduce. Provides testing estimates and actively participates in team scrum and sprint planning. Can outline a thoughtful comprehensive test strategy. Works with the product team to ensure testability of features that are developed and delivered. Pairs with team members to write acceptance tests in a clear concise BDD-style that is understandable to the business. Identifies negative, corner-case, and boundary tests. Designs tests modularly with maintainability in mind. Works with cross-functional team to resolve ambiguities surfaced in the test writing process. Performs exploratory testing to flush out missed tests. Executes and triages automated test failures, updating tests or reporting product bugs as appropriate. Where automation is difficult or impractical, leverages crowd-sourced testing resources to minimize repeat manual testing. Continually assesses product quality and release readiness. Advocates for customer-impacting bug fixes. Requirements of the Software QA Analyst Bachelor degree in software engineering, computer science, or related field 5-7 years of testing experience Understanding of the functional aspects of web and RESTful applications, eg, browser cookies, URLs and HTTP methods Working knowledge of basic SQL to fetch and verify data from database Solid understanding of QA workflows, automation best practices, and agile methodologies Passionate about testing and quality Clear and precise in face-to-face and written communication Quality-first mindset and a low tolerance to imperfections Results-oriented and positive team-oriented attitude Go-getter with a get it done attitude. Doesn't wait around to be assigned tasks Make test results visible to help elicit a collective decision Obsessively organized Great analytical skills and keen ability to isolate hard-to-duplicate issues Quick learner. Solid grasp of user stories and acceptance criteria Adapts to change Relentless learner on everything related to testing Constantly upgrading yourself by using new tools and techniques Open to and seek out feedback, using it to reflect on ways you can improve Can interview, evaluate, and mentor new team members Establish and maintain quality metrics. Benefits & Perks: Fully paid Medical, Dental and Vision insurance for full-time employees Unlimited PTO; take time when you need it and come back refreshed Commuter/Transit Program 401k program Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent Care) Life insurance and disability benefits Your choice of a Mac or PC Monthly onsite masseuse sessions Catered lunches Company sponsored events, both on- and off-site PrincePerelson & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we do not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Company Description: PrincePerelson & Associates has been serving Utah businesses for more than 25 years. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, we are well versed in the unique culture and business needs of the state, and take pride in offering high-touch, high-value recruitment services throughout the Wasatch front. PrincePerelson & Associates has been named by Utah Business Magazine as one of the state's Best Places to Work, and is at the top of the Glassdoor.com list of best companies local to Utah.
• Location: Ogden
• Post ID: 19089262 utah