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Quality Assurance Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02338
Location: Arlington, Virginia
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 02/28/2018
My client in Arlington, VA is looking to bring on an superstar QA Engineer to execute software and mobile testing. Ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree, and 2-4 years of professional Automated and MANUAL QA testing experience.

Job Title: Senior QA Analyst
Location: Arlington, VA
Duration: Direct Hire – must be USC or GC

This role will require an experienced QA Engineer ready to play a key part in software development efforts, interfacing directly with the engineering and project management teams to ensure superb-quality deployments of software enhancements. As the key lead on software testing, you will learn our innovative software suite from the inside out and maintain a high standard of quality in diligently investigating and tracking bugs to closure. At a small and growing company, you will see the impact of your work daily as part of our rapid release schedule.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our systems and our ability to evolve products to anticipate client needs. As a Quality Assurance Engineer, you'll combine organizational skills, familiarity with software development, and a keen detail orientation to help ensure we settle for nothing less than the highest standards.

As a QA Engineer, you will be contributing to software testing needs:
  • Designing testing strategies and write test cases for new products and new features.
  • Working with operations and engineering teams to convert achieved product roadmap milestones into solid regression testing plans, which includes managing version controlled regression testing templates according to our SOPs.
  • Developing and executing manual test cases based on software requirements.
  • Finding, reporting, and tracking software bugs through to resolution.
  • Prioritizing and managing a large volume of testing projects simultaneously with different priorities.
  • Validating production features and functionality against requirement documents.
  • Actively communicating testing status including schedule, risks, issues, defects, and potential impacts.
  • Participating in further developing our testing process, including automated software and mobile testing, and strategy for ongoing and new projects.
Required Skills/Experience
  • 2-4 years of professional QA testing experience, including experience with mobile testing.
  • Solid experience writing test cases for new products and features associated with mobile.
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills, with a curious mind for investigating and breaking software.
  • Detail-orientation with the ability to understand how each aspect interacts with the big picture.
  • A solid understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) and programming fundamentals. You do not need to be able to program our systems, but a working knowledge will help you excel in this role.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and an ability to work with technical and non-technical staff.
  • Proven perseverance to carry a set of software deliverables from requirements to testing completion.
  • A single-minded focus on deadlines and deliverables.
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal.
  • Bachelor's degree required.
If qualified and interested please send an updated word version of your resume to!