We are looking for a talented QA Analyst to join us in our sunny West LA office. Our technology is the backbone for an ever-growing digital marketing company. We are scaling to new heights and we’re looking for a detail-oriented, creative problem solver to join our small agile team. You will be working closely with our Product and Engineering teams to develop and execute test plans that help us deliver quality software to our internal team and our clients. You will test code using manual and automated tools as well as take an active role in feature planning and development. We’re a stable yet growing company with a ‘pave your own path’ mentality. We want someone who is looking to join an organization where you can OWN the QA process and make an immediate and lasting impact.
What You’ll Be Doing:
Conducting all types of testing including functional, regression, load, scalability, browser, and performance
Implementing and managing the QA process across all our platforms
Validating new feature specs, working with developers / product to define testing goals
Creating and/or updating test plans as new features and products are launched
Assisting the support team by analyzing user bug reports, applying appropriate testing procedures on reproducing the issue, and advocating for the fix
Continually monitor features in production for user engagement and quality
Use tracking and debugging tools to file, monitor, and resolve issues.
Communicating clearly and frequently with all team members, stakeholders, and project/product owners impacted by test and troubleshooting results
Working with Product and Engineering to identify areas of risk, and assess current test coverage
Conducting exploratory testing with the aim of discovering unanticipated bugs and/or edge cases
Writing and managing documentation
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in the Technology industry
3+ years of hands-on experience in Software QA, web, and mobile (native applications)
Experience designing and executing test cases, employing both manual and automated/scripted approaches
Considerable working knowledge of testing methodologies and tools
Some familiarity with DB schemas and SQL
Familiarity with multiple diagnostic tools
Experience with API (SOAP & REST) and UI (Web Browser and Mobile) testing
Outstanding critical thinking skills and the ability to translate complex technical issues into understandable language
Strong work ethic and track record of high productivity
Flexible team player and ability to collaborate with multiple departments
AWS experience a plus
Benefits and Perks
Medical, dental, 401(K) w/matching
Friendly, fun, and dynamic work environment
Beautiful office in Sunny SoCal with a fully stocked kitchen
Company sponsored outings
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Local candidates only, no telecommuting. Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.
Job Type: Full-time