Entry Level Software QA - Remote

Volt

Spokane Washington

United States

Information Technology
(No Timezone Provided)


Volt | Jr. Software QA | Spokane, WA
We are seeking a junior software QA for a local client in Spokane, WA.

SUMMARY:
Responsible for the effective execution of quality assurance processes including test script development, functional test execution, provisioning test environments and bug tracking. Collaborates with stakeholders to understand the system under test, ensuring adequate test coverage via manual and automated methods to minimize the risk of production bugs.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS AND ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Understands and promotes Quality Assurance methodologies and best practices throughout the software development lifecycle
• May develop, revise and approve quality assurance and testing policies, standards and procedures.
• Conducts a wide range of quality assurance tests and analyses to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end user requirements.
• Performs quality assurance and testing in test environments via a combination of manual and automated testing methods.
• Drafts, revises, approves, and executes test plans and scripts to detect problems in software applications and ensure alignment with quality standards.
• Utilizes test data for positive and negative test cases to thoroughly test application logic and verify system flow.
• Collaborates with the customer for user acceptance testing.
• Documents and tracks software bugs.
• Works with development to resolve software bugs and diagnose/improve product configuration for current and future releases.

EXPERIENCE:
• Some experience in software engineering or quality assurance.
• Experience with Agile development and the Scrum methodology.
• Experience with scripting and other programming languages utilized for test automation (SQL, C#, JavaScript, etc.)
• Experience with modern test automation tooling (Selenium, PostMan, Protractor, Cypress, etc.)
Skills/Abilities:
• In-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance best practices, methodologies and software development lifecycles.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills with team members and management both in-person and remote
• Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills.
• Effectively work and contribute as part of a team and collaborate with stakeholders outside of Engineering
• Familiar with Cloud technologies (Azure, AWS)

REQUIRED PHYSICAL ABILITIES:
• Ability to sit and use a computer for a long period of time
• Manual and physical dexterity needed to operate a computer keyboard and handle paper documents
• Sufficient near vision acuity to read information appearing on computer display screen, in handwritten forms, and printed on paper
• Adequate hearing and verbal abilities to communicate effectively in person and by telephone or video conference

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 only position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details. (Conditions and restrictions apply)
Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Entry Level Software QA - Remote

Volt

Spokane Washington

United States

Information Technology

(No Timezone Provided)


Volt | Jr. Software QA | Spokane, WA
We are seeking a junior software QA for a local client in Spokane, WA.

SUMMARY:
Responsible for the effective execution of quality assurance processes including test script development, functional test execution, provisioning test environments and bug tracking. Collaborates with stakeholders to understand the system under test, ensuring adequate test coverage via manual and automated methods to minimize the risk of production bugs.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS AND ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Understands and promotes Quality Assurance methodologies and best practices throughout the software development lifecycle
• May develop, revise and approve quality assurance and testing policies, standards and procedures.
• Conducts a wide range of quality assurance tests and analyses to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end user requirements.
• Performs quality assurance and testing in test environments via a combination of manual and automated testing methods.
• Drafts, revises, approves, and executes test plans and scripts to detect problems in software applications and ensure alignment with quality standards.
• Utilizes test data for positive and negative test cases to thoroughly test application logic and verify system flow.
• Collaborates with the customer for user acceptance testing.
• Documents and tracks software bugs.
• Works with development to resolve software bugs and diagnose/improve product configuration for current and future releases.

EXPERIENCE:
• Some experience in software engineering or quality assurance.
• Experience with Agile development and the Scrum methodology.
• Experience with scripting and other programming languages utilized for test automation (SQL, C#, JavaScript, etc.)
• Experience with modern test automation tooling (Selenium, PostMan, Protractor, Cypress, etc.)
Skills/Abilities:
• In-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance best practices, methodologies and software development lifecycles.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills with team members and management both in-person and remote
• Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills.
• Effectively work and contribute as part of a team and collaborate with stakeholders outside of Engineering
• Familiar with Cloud technologies (Azure, AWS)

REQUIRED PHYSICAL ABILITIES:
• Ability to sit and use a computer for a long period of time
• Manual and physical dexterity needed to operate a computer keyboard and handle paper documents
• Sufficient near vision acuity to read information appearing on computer display screen, in handwritten forms, and printed on paper
• Adequate hearing and verbal abilities to communicate effectively in person and by telephone or video conference

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 only position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details. (Conditions and restrictions apply)
Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.