Senior Quality Assurance Analyst (Engineering Team)

Job Description

Vimly is looking for a Sr QA Analyst that is passionate about their work and enjoys working within a team environment. This position will work closely within a scrum team and ensure the quality of software products.  As the Sr QA Analyst you will have a key role in designing, developing and implementing testing systems and evaluating output.  

This position is fast paced and ever changing, requiring flexibility, self-initiative, and regular management of changing priorities. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Under general supervision of the QA Manager, manage day-to-day QA activities for a scrum team; assign / complete work tasks, coordinate project assignments & delivery of fully tested features
  • Responsible for leading the QA effort on a scrum team, providing mentoring, education, and support of Vimly training
  •  Mentor and share QA knowledge with team members and across the company
  • Write, implement, and document test cases to identify bugs and incomplete requirements
  • Conduct exploratory testing to evaluate robustness and functionality of products
  • Work in a self-managed environment; develop testing programs that address areas such as database impacts, software scenarios, regression testing, negative testing, error or bug retests, or usability
  • Document software defects, using a bug tracking system, and report defects to software developers and project managers
  • Ability to write, test and document efficient testing solutions to meet customer needs
  • Identify, analyze, and document problems with program function, output, or content
  • Monitor bug resolution efforts, track successes as well as where improvements are needed
  • Help identify areas where QA processes and procedures can be improved. Work with the QA Manager to implement improvements
  • Work closely with end users, business analysts, and programmers to develop high quality solutions, while delivering with a sense of urgency
  • Insert quality components throughout the development lifecycle, including quality acceptance, stress, load, regression and/or integration testing
  • Work with developers and operations staff to build and utilize automated software delivery systems
  • Perform software and user documentation audits in accordance with quality assurance guidelines
  • Test deployment procedures against user and system documentation
  • Ensure quality control by conducting walkthroughs, reviewing test plans and cases with other team members, auditing deliverables and evaluating project milestones against established objectives
  • Participate in the development of requirements for analyzing & selecting QA tools, including manual and automated solutions
  • Act as a liaison for the scrum team in all aspects for quality issues
  • Provide and present applicable training to end users, QA Team, IT Team, and other appropriate Vimly staff members

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of QA experience
  • 2+ years of experience leading a team
  • Four-year College Degree and/or Associates Degree focused on Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or a related field (preferred) OR equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures of quality assurance testing and the ability to apply knowledge and skills to a range of professional assignments

What Will Help You Excel 

  • Alignment with Vimly’s core values and strategic goals
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Strong skills MS-Office 365 applications (WORD, EXCEL, PowerPoint)
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate with diverse groups of people
  • Basic SQL query skills
  • Experience writing automated tests

Resumes may be submitted to: jobs@vimly.com