We are seeking a bright, self-motivated QA Engineer to join our Engineering team. The QA Engineer will develop test plans, test cases and own test execution of mobile app testing on iOS and Android platforms. A small organization mentality is critical for success in this position: a passionate can-do attitude, exceptional communication skills, and the ability to collaborate while acting as a thought leader in your area of expertise will serve you well at RootMetrics. Sound good? Once hired, here’s what we’ll need you to do.
Design and develop test strategy, test plans and detailed test cases.
Review PRDs and Engineering Specifications.
Test case review with Development and Product management counterparts
Perform functional, regression, smoke, integration, performance testing.
Document and track product defects encountered during the execution of test cases and determine the root cause where applicable. Work with development to resolve all identified issues.
Reproduce and document problems reported from Android and iOS app worlds.
Represent QA at triages (when needed).
BS in computer science preferred, mathematics or science also acceptable, or equivalent experience
5+ years of experience in software QA with strong understanding of software application development, defect lifecycles.
Experience with manual testing to the whitebox level.
Hands-on experience in configuring, installing, and troubleshooting software and hardware.
Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
A history of positive teamwork, flexibility, resiliency and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Experience with version control and bug tracking systems (Git, Perforce, Bugzilla).
Good Understanding of RESTful web services and JSON
Working knowledge of Linux and SQL is desired
Excellent communication skills
Experience working in a heavy cross team collaboration environment
Automated testing of mobile applications
White box test experience at API level is a strong PLUS
Knowledge of the wireless industry, standards and trends with practical experience in testing of handset and server solutions.
Knowledge of MySQL
Knowledge of GPS and location based services is a plus.
Experience testing feature phones is a plus
RootMetrics - 2 years ago