Quality Assurance Analyst

Posted: February 2, 2019
Skapa Tech, LLC : Quality Assurance Analyst

Company: Skapa Tech, LLC
Headquarters: Charlottesville, VA
URL: http://www.skapatech.com/

Skapa is an IT Consultancy specializing in the development of complex web-based applications. We are seeking a motivated and experienced QA Analyst to join our growing team. 
We are focused on supporting the growth of high-performance organizations both locally and nationally. We believe in a no-nonsense culture that is focused on delivering value to our clients. This means that we are focused on learning, execution and teamwork. And of course, we have fun doing it.
We are seeking a mid-level QA Analyst who will develop and execute exploratory as well as automated tests, to ensure we are meeting our quality goals. QA Analyst responsibilities include estimating, planning and coordinating testing activities. The QA Analyst will also ensure that quality issues and defects are appropriately identified, documented, tracked and resolved.

Attention to detail, curiosity and a commitment to high quality deliverables is essential.

Responsibilities
  • Perform manual and automated tests in support of testing requirements
  • Ensure the quality, design and workflow of functional areas of a product, for both web application and mobile applications
  • Review stories and tasks and generate test plans from them
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities to include boundary and exploratory testing 
  • Document detailed defects and collaborate with development team
  • Assist in developing and executing automation scripts
  • Perform thorough regression testing on functionalities
  • Present testing results and progress to management team
Qualifications / Skills
  • 2+ years experience in software and web quality assurance testing, and/or technical product support
  • Experience in an Agile and/or Continuous Integration (CI) environment
  • Manual end-user testing (Black-box) with growing interests in automation framework
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and excellent collaboration skills.
  • Must have strong organizational skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, and demonstrated problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work on concurrent projects, activities and tasks under time constraints
Requirements
  • Ability to work remotely, with a quiet and distraction-free work environment
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A.
  • Background check will be required for finalist
  • Prefer candidates located in US Eastern or Central time zones

To apply: skapa.careers@skapatech.com