We are looking for a QA engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality. You will review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics. Ultimately, you should monitor all stages of software development to identify and resolve possible system malfunctions.
This is a unique and extremely attractive opportunity to join a high-potential well-funded technology startup in its early stage. The founders are seasoned serial entrepreneurs with several very successful businesses and exits.
About the product:
An OSS/BSS platform which aims at standardizing and simplifying the workflows which employees of Indian internet providers must follow. Compared to established solutions in the space, the new platform would not only have to be more affordable but would have to take the user experience to the extreme and make it extremely easy for end users to interact with it. The reason lies in the specifics of the Indian market - for some of the end users, this would be their first encounter with a smartphone, in addition to the English language barrier.
About your responsibilities:
Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts
Support the product owners in the concept creation process
Proven work experience in software development
Proven work experience in software quality assurance
Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus