Sr. QA Engineer 2U, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED About 2U
2U is changing the way great students and great universities think about online higher education. Founded by a unique team of education veterans, 2U, Inc. is a private company that partners with preeminent institutions of higher education to deliver rigorous, selective degree programs online. We supply universities with the tools, expertise, and global recruiting needed to compete in a space currently dominated by unexceptional programs. 2U develops state-of-the-art technology platforms that enhance traditional offline curricula, while also providing key logistical components, including comprehensive student support services from enrollment through graduation.
What We?re Looking For:
The Sr. QA Engineer will be responsible for quality assurance tasks associated with our business. This includes our Learning Management System (LMS) and several supporting systems. Duties will include:
Testing releases of new functionality to various systems
Maintaining testing schedules and communicating status of QA testing to upper management
Owning the Quality Assurance of various product offerings, including but not limited to the learning management system, online application and recommendation system, Salesforce suite, and data-bridges Escalating red flags that would prevent releases
Working with the Tech Request Coordinator and developers to clarify bugs and bug fixes
Working with our third party vendors (i.e. Adobe, Kaltura) on bugs and testing after routine maintenance
Testing all new projects that are being implemented
Things That Should Be in Your Background:
Bachelor?s degree in Business, Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS or at least 5 years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified
3+ years of Quality Assurance experience
Ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and effectively with non-technical audiences
Experience with Selenium and Jenkins strongly preferred
Experience with application testing on mobile devices
Understanding of database concepts and data management (RDBMS) and SQL
Experience with automation testing is a plus
Other Attributes That Will Help You in This Role
Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate in a courteous, tactful and concise manner.
Focused on achieving defined results, and exceeding goals and objectives
Ability to work with a diverse team in a fast-paced environment
Enthusiasm and the ability to thrive in an atmosphere of constant change
Founded in 2008 by a unique team of education veterans with unparalleled experience, 2U, Inc., formerly known as 2tor, Inc., partners with preeminent institutions of higher education to deliver rigorous, selective degree programs online to students globally.
2U supplies universities with the tools, expertise, capital, and global recruiting needed to build and support programs of quality and scale.
Technology: 2U develops state-of-the-art technology platforms that give universities the ability to deliver traditional offline curricula in a unique online learning environment.
Instructional Design: Our instructional designers work closely with faculty to translate classroom courses into a compelling combination of synchronous and asynchronous online and real-world experiences, using the best educational and social technologies available. We work side-by-side with professors to evolve those courses. We make improvements as usage and learning patterns emerge and new technologies become available.
Infrastructure: 2U provides the support infrastructure and the logistical components of our partners? online programs. This includes comprehensive student support services from enrollment through graduation and beyond, as well as practical learning experiences in communities around the world.
Resources: 2U makes an upfront investment of over $10 million in each of our partner programs. By supplying capital and global marketing capabilities, we enable universities to give high-performing students around the world a transformational educational experience.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
2U partners with leading colleges and universities to deliver the world's best online degree programs so students everywhere can reach their full potential. Our Platform, a fusion of cloud-based software-as-a-service technology and technology-enabled services, provides schools with the comprehensive operating infrastructure they need to attract, enroll, educate, support and graduate students globally. Blending live face-to-face classes, dynamic course content and real-world learning experiences, 2U's No Back Row- approach ensures that every qualified student can experience the highest quality
Profitable Investors: Novak Biddle Venture Partners All Jobs: at 2U, Inc.
|Headquarters:||8201 Corporate Drive|
Landover, MD 20785
|Company Profile:|| Benefits - at 2U we offer a great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability and 401k. We also offer paid time off and company holidays. That's not all Employees receive a 100 paid tuition benefit for themselves, their spouse and their legal dependents.
Our Culture - We are a highly energetic, innovative start-up company with room to grow. We don't take ourselves too seriously, and strive to maintain a casual, professional and highly productive work environment for our team. 2U employees enjoy many perks, including the ability to wear jeans to work every day. |
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