Senior Software QA Engineer Mindspark
At Mindspark, we conceptualize, develop and strategically market unique digital applications for online audiences across a diverse range of interests. Whether it's watching your favorite shows on Television Fanatic, spending some leisure time at Gaming Wonderland, or sprucing up your emails with Motitags, our specialty downloadable applications enhance web experiences in ways that are important to the millions of users who interact with us each day.
As an IAC company, Mindspark is part of a family including many of the most successful media and Internet brands in the world, including Match.com, Vimeo and about.com. Recently ranked fourth in Fortune magazine?s world's most admired companies list in the Internet Services & Retailing sector, we provide incredible career opportunities for our team in a supportive, collaborative and fun work environment.
We are looking for a Senior Software QA Engineer to join our core platform development team. This person will help develop our internal platform application which is responsible for driving our core business. As a team member in our highly entrepreneurial environment you will be expected to move quickly, collaborative effectively and solve challenging problems gracefully. If scalability, speed, reliability, quality and automated tests are exciting to you, we want you. Our team has the benefits of a start-up (rapid growth opportunities) with the benefits of an established company (strong presence in the marketplace, recognized brand.)
Leverage cutting-edge technologies to support existing and new products and businesses
Develop, extend, execute, and analyze regression and functional test cases (both manual and automated)
Works with the end users and development to reproduce production problems and identify gaps in the regression test suite (both manual and automated)
Support projects through all stages of the development lifecycle
Actively share knowledge and responsibility with other team members and teams
Support internal customers
Fast learner that takes pride in their work and is very interested and passionate about software technology and product quality
5+ years of test plan and test case design and development
2+ years test case automation experience (developing comprehensive, maintainable, generic test scripts), preferably web based
Excellent systems analytical, problem solving and technical skills
Ability to analyze logs, stack dumps and debug/read code to determine root cause of issues
A commitment and drive for excellence, continual improvement and a strong sense of adventure, excitement and enthusiasm
Bachelor's degree (CS, EE or Math preferred) or equivalent work experience as well as 5+ years Software Quality Assurance experience in a fast-paced, complex, multi-team environment
NICE TO HAVE
Agile (Scrum) experience is a plus
Familiarity with open source projects including Apache, Tomcat and Spring, etc.
Operations experience is a plus
Ranorex Automation Framework experience is a plus
Experience with MySQL or equivalent RDBMS database and Subversion is a plus
Comfortable working on Linux/UNIX environments is a plus
DID WE MENTION BREAKFAST IS ON US?EVERY DAY?
?Or how about the fact that we provide unlimited amounts of free soda, healthy snacks, bottled water and coffee to keep you going throughout the day? We also offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, 401K, transit check vouchers, and tuition reimbursement, among many other cool perks. Add to that summer outings, team gatherings, softball/kickball/soccer teams, Nerf-gun battles, Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixin?s, cake on your birthday, and you?ve got yourself a pretty great deal.
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