Position Summary

The QA will have overall responsibility for quality testing to ensure our product works as specified.  The position works with our design and development teams resolve any problems and to suggest enhancements.

 

Working remote: Our offices are located in Columbia, MD but we don’t like to restrict our talented team to just the DMV. We offer the ability to work remotely within the continental U.S.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, execute, and maintain test plans, test scenarios, test cases and test scripts.
  • Document and evaluate test results and defects, track and manage defects and work with Development team and business to troubleshoot issues.
  • Provide testing estimates for assigned work.
  • Establish and maintain traceability of requirements through test plans and cases.
  • Partner with project managers/business analysts to ensure requirements are documented, understood, covered by tests and accurately tested.
  • Support holistic testing efforts for multiple projects and software releases, including integration, system, regression, performance and user-acceptance testing.
  • Track and report on established QA metrics and KPIs for assigned projects.
  • Provide input on go / no-go decisions for production releases.

Team Support

  • Coordinate and collaborate with others in analyzing collected requirements to ensure plans and solutions meet customer needs and expectations.
  • Partner with customers to solve any business problems and, as needed, assist in designing solutions.
  • Build, confirm, and prioritize project plans and deliverables with senior team members.
  • Work independently in a collaborative team environment.
  • May work in a team with other clients and vendors.
  • Demonstrate analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attend required training and participate in continuous education to stay up-to-date on industry trends.

NextLOGiK Values

  • Treat colleagues and customers, as customers and work with individuals and teams in an appropriate manner to achieve the mission and goals of the organization.
  • Lead the organization, by example and counseling, to seek excellence in its activities and to adhere to NextLOGiK principles and culture.
  • Maintain uniformity of performance activities by adhering to NextLOGiK standard operating procedures and established performance standards.
  • Promote and participate in the selling and cross-promotion of NextLOGiK products and services.
  • Ensure alignment of team to NextLOGiK mission and organizational goals.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, related discipline, or equivalent in work experience .
  • 3+ years of experience in quality assurance methodologies or software testing
  • Familiarity with agile/scrum framework
  • Good written, verbal, analytical, and interpersonal skills
  • Motivated, self-directed individual that can lead the creation and development of testing processes and procedures
  • Basic understanding of .NET, C#, MS SQL Server
  • Experience in Atlassian’s JIRA, preferred, but not required
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Sharepoint, and Outlook).
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize.

ADA Requirements

This job operates in a professional office environment.  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, telephones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
  • This is largely a sedentary role.
  • This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand as necessary.
  • Must be able to communicate with a wide variety of people, including executives, technical and non-technical clients, vendors, etc.
  • Advanced math skills needed for computer programming.
  • Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds.

Apply

Email cover letter and resume to ceo@nextlogik.com.