Ref No.: 18-00456
Location: NYC, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 10/15/2018 to 10/15/2019

Job Title:  QA Analyst
Location:  NYC (midtown)
Job Type:  Contract
Duration:  1 year
Contact Info:  Ella Blank - eblank@techlink.com - (201) 786-2414

Overview of Role:
  • The QA Tester works directly with the core Project Team, Release Manager to complete functional testing
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Worked in Media/entertainment previously
  • Experience with program scheduling, content rights, & integration testing
  • Ideally a BA/QA background
  • Well versed in TestRail or have working knowledge of similar testing and defect tracking tools i.e. JIRA
  • Review and analyze system specifications
  • Write use cases & test cases, create test plan & strategy
  • Update UAT documentation
  • Execute test cases (manually) and analyze results
  • Evaluate product code according to specifications/release notes
  • Create logs to document testing phases and defects
  • Report bugs and errors to development teams
  • Help troubleshoot issues
  • Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Be ready and willing to work on other BA tasks as assigned
KEY RELATIONSHIPS:
  • Core project team
  • Integrations test team
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Proven experience as a QA tester or similar role
  • Experience in project management and QA methodology
  • Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing is a plus
  • Ability to document and troubleshoot errors
  • Working knowledge of test management software (e.g. JIRA)
  • Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong organizational skills
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • Excellent knowledge, with proven experience, of Microsoft Office/Office 365 applications.
  • Must have excellent oral, written communication and time management skills.
  • Must have excellent customer service skills.
  • Proven logical skills, detail oriented and strong organizational skills.
  • Must be a self-starter, work well independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to work in a positive and focused manner during normal and stressful times.
  • Excellent follow-up skills
  • Ability to maintain highest degree of confidentiality and diplomacy
  • Willingness to learn new software as needed

All offers of employment at TechLink, Inc. are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check.

Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates.

Background checks will include: Social Security Verification, Prior Employment Verification, Professional References, Educational Verification, Criminal History, Motor Vehicle Records and e-verify.