QUALITY ASSURANCE ANALYST Plink
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED If you are a motivated, hard worker and you?re excited to be an integral part of a new and
innovative start up, we want to hear from you!
Plink is a new online to offline rewards program that motivates our members through online
media channels to shop and dine offline. We have currently signed on some of the nation?s
largest brands (including Burger King, Taco Bell, Arby?s, 7-Eleven, Outback Steakhouse and
more) to our program and we?re excited to bring on more. We are building a cutting edge,
disruptive platform that bridges the gap between online media and offline sales. Recently
we were selected by Business Insider as one of the top 8 start-ups of 2012. We are an
energetic, fast-paced, rapidly growing company and we have an immediate opening for a
full-time Application Developer. Think you have what it takes to make an impact? We?d like
to see your resume.
POSITION & SUMMARY
As a member of Plink?s software engineering team we?re looking for you to bring in proven
experience testing real world scalable web applications. You should be comfortable working
independently and with a team of engineers who are not only passionate about the
software, but the business as a whole.
The ideal candidate is comfortable in a fast-paced, venture-backed startup environment and
will bring with them a strong work ethic and creative problem solving skills. Solving tough
technical problems using innovative techniques and cutting (sometimes even bleeding) edge
technologies are really what get your juices flowing. You thrive on speed, learning and a
rapidly changing competitive landscape. You take pride in identifying software and usability
issues, providing input about how the software should work and introducing processes to
continuously improve the software development lifecycle.
? Responsible for testing projects and new applications, application upgrades,
interfaces, and customizations as specified by business requirements.
? Ensure that critical software is quality tested and meets all business requirements.
? Verify that required test conditions are met and that performance is acceptable prior
to production release.
? Work with product owners and the software development team to ensure the highest
level of usability for new systems and enhancements to existing systems.
? Document QA tests and procedures in appropriate systems and promote standards to
support test activities associated with the software development lifecycle.
? Create and execute test cases, test procedures, and test scripts.
? Assist with the development and maintenance of test environments to support
application testing throughout the development, delivery, and post-production
? Refine and automate existing and new test cases.? Use verbal and written communication skills to effectively report testing progress and
defects to the Project Manager, business owners and the software development
? BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business, or related field
? 2+ years experience in Software Quality Assurance
? Experience writing black box and GUI test cases, designing tests to mitigate risks
and helping business experts define requirements.
? Working knowledge of Agile development processes
? Experience writing simple SQL queries and insert/update statements, and a basic
grasp of SQL Server or another relational database.
? Experience in context-based, exploratory, or scenario testing a plus.
? Experience with test case management applications and defect tracking systems /
? Excellent verbal and written communication skills
? Experience reading log files to troubleshoot application issues as needed
? Familiarity with web server infrastructure and testing web applications
? Ability to work as part of a self-directed team, in which you determine your tasks on
a daily basis in coordination with co-workers, rather than waiting for work to be
assigned to you.
? Comfortable in a small, intense and high-growth start-up environment.
? At least one year of experience with scripting languages (Perl, Ruby, Python) and/or
open source test tools (Selenium).
? Git version control experience
? Knowledge of Linux, shell scripting, and regular expressions
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