The Role :|
Can you test? I mean really test? Do you like finding the mistakes and making them right?
The adMarketplace system is complex with a large number of moving parts, goes through rapid changes and huge transaction volume, which makes Qulity Assurance testing challenging. The Quality Assurance Engineer needs to be a leader, a coordinator and a planner, able to preemptively identify problems and drive them to the team for addressing. The Quality Assurance Engineer also needs to work closely with business and technical divisions to build proper specifications and expectations. The Quality Assurance Engineer uses a combination of manual UI testing, data analytics, programming and testing automation techniques to check all aspects of the systems, from visual to interactive, from data accuracy to meeting spec.
What You’d Do:
Define and work with the rest of the team to enforce best practices
Software test implementation/execution, issue reporting and tracking
Coding test software in Java, Python, Shell scripting
Plan and implement test plans, cases, and matrices, and use technical knowledge to design and develop tools for test execution
Work with development to discover and diagnose bugs, and ensure that bugs, enhancements, and change requests follow the established life cycle
Develop, maintain and improve automated tests
Ensure that software meets performance and quality requirements
What We’d Like:
4+ years experience in software development, test or support of large, networked software systems
Experience as a Quality Assurance Engineer on an agile software development team
Exceptional attention to detail and technical skills
Able to train and coach others and to create highly-detailed and comprehensive written documentation.
Able to troubleshoot and analyze software issues and identify root causes
Able to manage multiple deadline-driven tasks
Able to use team collaboration software (issue tracking, project management, document sharing, etc.)
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, leadership, and negotiating skills
Assertive and resilient with an honest, ego-less approach
Bachelors degree, preferably in a technical discipline, or equivalent work experience
Would Be Awesome:
Knowledge of pay-per-click advertising and search engine marketing
Prior business analysis and/or systems operation experience
adMarketplace is a technology company with the largest search advertising network outside of the major search engines. Recently named the 8th fastest-growing private company in New York, adMarketplace provides data-driven performance at scale to the Internet’s leading marketers and their agencies through its powerful yet easy-to-use search syndication platform.
Our employees are known in advertising and technology circles as the experts' advisers; we organize and host meetups, speak in public about our industry and technology trends, and are often quoted in the press. Our recently renovated offices overlook the fabulous mid-town skyline. We serve healthy gourmet lunches to our team and provide weekly 'lunch&learns'. Ping-pong table, fully stocked beverage cooler, kegorator, fantasy football leagues, video game tournaments all serve as great reminders that hard work can always be balanced with fun.
Experience Big Data in your career—at 2 billion query requests per day and 1 TB of data generated per hour, we ARE Big Data
adMarketplace - 22 months ago
adMarketplace is a privately held digital advertising company that operates the largest global search network outside of the major search...