Software QA Engineer

We are looking for a QA Engineer with experience in custom software. The project includes business-facing and consumer-facing web app and mobile apps.  This is a 1-year remote contractor position for approximately 20 hours per week.  Candidate must be available to collaborate during US  team business hours.


This position requires 8am - 5pm Eastern Time Zone working hours.



Skills


Must demonstrate the following:



  • Must be able to speak and write fluent English. Your first interview will be a video call via Skype.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Good communication and collaboration skills.

  • Independent and self-organized.



 


Job Responsibilities



  • Design test plans, scenarios, scripts, or procedures. 

  • Test case creation and execution.

  • Document software defects using a bug tracking system, and report defects to software developers.  

  • Identify, analyze, and document problems with program function, output, online screen, or content.  

  • Automated testing a plus but not required.

  • Develop testing programs that address areas such as database impacts, software scenarios, regression testing, negative testing, error or bug retests, or usability.  

  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems.



Tools


Must be proficient with:



  • Jira

  • Excel

  • SQL Clients

  • Bug or Defect Tracking systems




Experience


3 - 5 years  Sr QA engineer for software applications