Skyword is seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer in our downtown Pittsburgh office. This engineer will be responsible for validating new and existing features of an internet application that is undergoing rapid development. This effort will often involve juggling a number of different product releases at once, and coordinating the validation effort across multiple development groups.
You will work in a creative and forward-thinking startup environment. We're an enthusiastic and experienced team, passionate about building the next generation of the web. If you are ready for a challenging & rewarding startup environment, then we want to talk to you!
Analyze specifications and design
Implement and execute test plans to qualify an internet application
Develop automated tools and processes to assure the timely release of products
Clearly communicate defects to the appropriate development group
Provide required support to assure the timely correction and closure of defect reports
Required Skills and Experience:
3-6 years of experience in qualifying complex software systems.
Passion for Quality Assurance of end-user applications
Experience in diagnosing, reporting, tracking and resolving quality issues
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent.
Strong knowledge of ISO, IEEE, and CMM standards and methodologies.
Experience in developing automated testing for Internet applications
Very strong organization, communication, and documentation skills.
Experience with issue tracking software (JIRA)
Willing to travel occasionally to our Boston office.
Strong knowledge of Internet browsers, such as IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari.
Able to work in a team environment.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary; generous medical, dental, life, and disability insurance plans; 401(k) plans; three weeks paid vacation; 11 paid holidays and an open, friendly work environment
Skyword moves brands – and their content – forward. By embracing a sustainable, scalable approach to original storytelling, Skyword liberates brands from ineffective marketing practices and inspires them to create deeper connections with their customers. With a powerful combination of enterprise-class technology, authentic voices, and professional services, Skyword propels clients’ content marketi...ng programs to new levels of excellence. Skyword is a privately held company headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices in Palo Alto, CA, Pittsburgh, PA, New York City and Miami.
Skyword is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.