About j2 Global:|
Founded in 1995, j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of cloud services to individuals and businesses around the world. j2 Global's network spans 49 countries on six continents, supporting the company’s more-than 11 million eFax customers and voice services customers. The Company provides Internet fax, voice, email and online backup solutions to a wide range of businesses, from sole proprietors to Fortune 500 companies. j2 Global markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, Onebox®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and CampaignerCRM™.
In 2012 alone, j2 Global® has been recognized by Los Angeles Business Journal (“20 Biggest Telecommunications Firms,” “Most Profitable Companies,” and LA’s “Largest Public Companies”), as well as a repeat ranking in the InformationWeek 500, a prestigious global listing of the leading technology companies that includes many Fortune 500 companies. It’s brands have also been recognized as industry leaders, including eFax receiving an “Editor’s Choice” award from PC magazine. As of December 31, 2011, j2 Global had achieved 16 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth.
Fast-paced and dynamic, j2 Global, Inc. is not your typical 9-to-5 work environment. Operating from numerous international offices – including Hollywood, Ottawa, Dublin, and our emerging market in Tokyo, Australia, New Zealand – and supporting a plethora of time zones, j2 Global™ truly lives up to its name.
The executive staff has an open door policy, inviting each member of the company – from directors and managers to entry-level positions and interns – to partake in casual conversation. Employees are not just colleagues – they’re business partners, fostering an efficient and effective environment. The inviting and energetic environment creates a world where differing opinions matter and collaboration leads to success. From a small start-up in 1995 to an award-winning company recommended by Forbes, j2 Global, Inc. has grown by establishing an amazing company culture – one that will continue to foster ingenuity and invention.
j2 Global, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Software Test Engineer will perform software testing duties for a variety of systems at j2 Global including, but not limited to, web applications, customer billing, back-end database systems, back-end inbound/outbound messaging, and emailing systems. This position will work on QA tasks throughout the life-cycle of a project and will work with various departments, thus strong interpersonal and communication skills are required.
Review business and functional specs to create comprehensive test plans and test cases
Execute test cases, report and track issues through resolution.
Hands-on participation in the project lifecycle, from reviewing requirements through release and post-launch support
Work with the development team during and after development to ensure full test coverage
Functional, system integration, regression, user acceptance and production deployment testing
Reproduce production bugs and validate bug fixes
Submit descriptive and concise bug reports in defect tracking system
Demonstrate ownership and accountability with assigned tasks
Provide accurate and timely estimates for QA timelines and effort
Job Requirements and Experience:
4 to 6 + years’ experience in software test
Experience with Oracle database, basic SQL programming, and Subversion version control a plus
Experience with Windows and Linux operating systems
Experience with bug tracking software
Strong organizational, time management and communication skills (both written and verbal)
Firm understanding of software QA methodologies and software development life cycle
Must be goal and detail-oriented
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
Be flexible with changing priorities and simultaneous projects; strong ability to multitask
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to communicate and work well with every department in the company
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent software engineering QA experience is required.