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QA Engineer
Ref No.: 17-09473
Location: El Segundo, California
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/02/2017

QA Engineer

Location: El Segundo, CA
Duration: Permanent
Industry: Advertising Agency
Start Date: October 23rd, 2017

What you do:
  • Conquer multiple on-going large projects at once, being responsible for performing Lead Tester/Analyst duties across all clients of the agency.
  • Develop, document, construct, and implement test plans, scenarios, and stories
  • Ensure test coverage is adequate and that requirements and specifications are mapped to test coverage.
  • Give quality input on estimation and planning activities to manager. Manage complete lifecycle of defects and test execution while reporting effectively on results.
  • Identify test opportunities to improve efficiency and effectiveness of test services.
  • Participate in all phases of web services system testing.
  • Find defects in software from both the user and back-end system perspective.
  • Communicate timely status, including any potential risks/issues to the appropriate teams to ensure completion of all deliverables within schedule, budget and quality constraints.
  • Test measurement/tracking plans for ad campaigns.
  • Work with development teams to instill testability into development practices.
  • Provide both objective and subjective feedback on creative work and UX.
  • Stay current on new technologies and test strategies, especially for the mobile landscape.
  • Lead a charge without prompting and establish creative new ways to test while adhering closely to established procedures.
  • Be contagious to others a passionate exploratory tester at heart and creative in finding flaws that diminish a product's quality and ability to reach its target audience.
What you need:
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, equivalent experience or degree field related to web design and development preferred with 5+ years of experience as a QA Analyst on enterprise level systems. Digital advertising and marketing industry experience a plus.
  • 2-5 years of experience in manual test development and execution with keen sense on gauging regression
  • Be a self-starter and self-improver that is highly organized.
  • Communicate effectively with all project disciplines.
  • Ability to learn quickly, act with urgency, and take ownership.
  • Willing to invest time in training and collaboration with junior team members.
  • Strong analytical skills for finding design gaps in both documentation and working software systems
  • Proven ability to develop and write effective, concise test cases/stories.
  • Experience with performance testing scripting with tools such as jMeter, Ruby, Python, Selenium, cURL, Javascript or similar tool/tech is a plus.
  • Ability to report accurate status on test planning, test execution and test results.
  • Solid foundational understanding of how content management systems work and how browsers render web pages with HTML/CSS/Javascript. Experience in a PHP or Java web architecture is a plus.
  • SQL, Command-line/SSH, and Scripting skills. Comfortable on OSX or Windows. Tool agnostic, concept specific.
  • Experienced in multiple project models, especially Agile/Scrum.
  • Experienced with Test Management and Issue Tracking; Mantis or JIRA experience is a plus.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of configuration management and version control tools; GIT or SVN experience is a plus.
If interested and qualified please send updated resume to for consideration.

I look forward to hearing from you!