Test and Release Analyst (QA Analyst) Apprenda
Our Test and Release Team is responsible for the quality of our software as well as the processes by which it is packaged and delivered to our customers.
Note: This position is located in our Troy, NY headquarters
Our Test and Release Team is responsible for the quality of our software as well as the processes by which it is packaged and delivered to our customers. As a member of our team, you can expect to wear a number of different hats on any given day; our ideal candidate will embrace the polyvalent nature of the job and relish the fact that each day brings a new opportunity to try to break things (and then to ensure that they get fixed).
Work closely with other Test and Release staff, Development Team members, Product Managers, Client Services personnel, IT Staff, and Sales Engineers to ensure product quality, durability, and recoverability
Verify and report bugs found through automated testing, exploratory ad hoc testing, and business feedback
Develop and implement testing plans for new functionality in our software and related tools based on established acceptance criteria
Identify and test potential regression cases for new features and bug fixes
Develop automated tests for existing and new functionality
Review automated test results and deliver concise, prioritized reports to the Development Team
Install, maintain, and update testing environments
Perform and improve release procedures for major and minor software releases
Create, update, and manage product documentation, guides, tutorials, and release notes
QUALIFICATIONS & COMPETENCIES
Superb documentation and communication skills
Background in (or a willingness to learn) effective testing methodologies
Creativeness to test what some may say is ?untestable?
Business sense to evaluate the impact and severity of bugs from the customer?s point of view
Ability to identify the need for further clarification (and the willingness to seek it)
Strong competency in Selenium-based automated test writing
Familiarity with electronic and paper-based document delivery systems
Experience with SQL and HTML a plus
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