San Francisco Selenium Meetup Group Message Board › QA Engineer Career Opportunity at StumbleUpon Inc
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StumbleUpon is a discovery engine that finds the best of the web, recommended just for you. But we’re not ones to rest on our laurels: StumbleUpon is a growing discovery and social recommendation technology company with the audacious long-term goal of helping people quickly and easily discover and share information individualized to their unique tastes and preferences. With more than 10 million users and half a billion recommendations per month, StumbleUpon is the leading way to discover great content on the Internet. Founded in 2001, StumbleUpon is based in San Francisco and backed by the same investors as Google and Facebook. We are looking for a talented QA Engineer to join our team.
Seeking an energetic QA Engineer to help build a small team. This position involves testing our installed toolbars on Firefox, Chrome, and Internet Explorer, along with testing our exciting new mobile apps for iPhone and android. If you're detail-oriented, self-motivated, and obsessed with quality no matter how hectic the pace of releases in which you find yourself immersed, we want to talk with you!
*Be responsible for the overall software quality effort for our toolbar and mobile products.
*Compose clearly-written test plans and detailed test cases.
*Execute tests and create step-by-step bug reports via our defect-tracking tool.
*Work closely with Product Development and Engineering to make sure specs are complete and to catch issues as early as possible.
*Ensure that all toolbar and mobile bugs are reviewed and prioritized by Product Development in advance of releases.
*Formally verify all bug fixes for assigned product areas.
*Automate test cases for the most critical functionality and difficult-to-test features, using appropriate tools.
*Be pro-active with respective to needed process improvements.
*Provide back-up assistance with site and/or ads testing as needed.
*Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
*5+ years of combined toolbar and mobile experience
*Obsession with quality!
*Obsession with details!
*Experience writing clear and concise bug reports, test plans, test cases, and emails
*Strong hands-on experience with test automation tools appropriate for toolbar and mobile testing
*Demonstrable understanding of QA methodology and the Software Development Lifecycle
*Familiarity with various browser and mobile platforms
*Working knowledge of Linux and SQL
*Familiarity with at least one defect-tracking system (Trac a plus)
*Familiarity with at least one source code control system (Git a plus)
*Superb verbal and written communication skills
Please apply here: http://hire.jobvite.c...
Edited by User 12,989,083 on Sep 20, 2010 9:24 AM