Software Quality Assurance Analyst
Code 42 Software - Minneapolis, MN

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As a Quality Assurance Analyst, you will help ensure the satisfaction of our users by demonstrating that existing and new products meet the highest standards of security, reliability, user-friendliness, and speed. You'll do this by writing and executing tests for all areas of CrashPlan, by building appropriate test environments, and by suggesting improvements to the CrashPlan testing practice.


Executing smoke, regression, and functional tests of CrashPlan releases
Improving existing CrashPlan test cases
Writing new test cases based on test plans
Building and managing virtual machines in the QA lab


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Business or other application field or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Required Skills:
Strong organizational skills: ability to complete tasks under tight and competing schedules
Ability to effectively communicate detailed testing status to developers and QA manager
Ability to evaluate test cases against requirements
Ability to write detailed, step-by-step test cases from high-level test plans
Fanatical attention to detail, yet able to understand software as a system
Familiar with QA best practices: isolating variables, detecting patterns, taking unexpected paths
Superior analytical and problem solving skills
Experience with issue tracking systems (Jira, Bugzilla, StarTeam, etc.)

Preferred Skills:
Experience with CrashPlan UI and console
Experience configuring CrashPlan client and servers on all supported platforms
Experience building and managing complex VM installations
Linux command line
Authentication/Authorization (Active Directory, LDAP)
Working knowledge of OS and filesystems
Security (encryption, keys, RADIUS, single sign-on)
2-5 years experience in formal or informal Quality Assurance