Software QA Analyst
 McLean, VA
Qool Media is looking for a Software QA Analyst to join our growing team to help build next-generation marketing platfomrs for the social and search channels. The ideal candidate is self-motivated and interested in doing quality work in a dynamic and collaborative environment. Flexibility, a drive to have an impact, a knack for quality, and the ability to collaborate and communicate effectively are keys to success in this position. If you're excited to work with us as we develop cloud services, process large volumes of data, and work on software making a mark in the advertising space, then you will enjoy working with us.

As a QA Analyst, you will be assisting in the testing of all Qool Media products and will work closely with our Development and Product teams to ensure the quality of the application being delivered by our developers.

The Role You Will Have

  • Share expertise in design of the product as well as business cases to better support testing
  • Define and deliver automated scripts for the product under test
  • Provide clear and precise reports on testing coverage, progress, and defects
  • Participate in all facets of the Agile process
  • Communicate preemptively about any road blocks for your or your team's deliverables to clear hurdles

What You Will Bring

  • 3-5 years working as a Software Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Experience with agile methodologies and the scrum framework
  • Highly developed organizational and time management skills
  • Familiarity with WordPress, C#, or Angular is a plus
  • Experience working in an Agile team
  • Excellent understanding of the SDLC
  • Demonstrated experience with testing Web Applications and Javascript
  • Demonstrated understanding of databases and SQL
  • Knowledge of defect management and reporting techniques
  • Excellent analytical skills and commitment to continuous testing improvement
  • Experience with all phases and stages of testing desired
  • Experience designing and building Automation test scripts, test infrastructure and tools for both frontend and backend testing. Experience with Mabl Automation tool is a plus
  • Programming experience and formal training in QA methodologies and practice will also be considered an asset
  • Experience working in a team-based environment

What We Have to Offer

  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • Flexible working hours
  • Small, efficient, and well supported teams
  • A culture of support and collaboration
  • Regular social events and team lunchesParking and fitness reimbursements
  • An in-office lounge with 60“ TV, Xbox, and comfy chairs
  • Free beverage center
  • Fun people