QA Software Engineer
About The Position
The multi-screen streaming video and the interactive TV space is growing rapidly. Accedo delivers rich media apps on multiple platforms ranging from Smart TVs, gaming consoles, and media devices to smartphones and tablets.
At Accedo, you will be part of a diverse and multi-disciplined development team, gaining exposure to cutting-edge technologies. This means working with some of the largest global media brands in the industry, e.g. Netflix, Spotify, BBC, HBO, and Deutsche Telekom, just to name a few. Working in a highly collaborative and international environment, you will help transform requirements and designs into high performing feature-rich applications on a wide variety of web-based platforms and devices.
We are looking for a talented and motivated QA Engineer for our Guadalajara office. You will be hunting bugs for leading apps on a variety of exciting devices including Smart TVs, Gaming Consoles, IP Set-Top Boxes, and Smartphones/Tablets devices.
Do you have a passion for problem finding? Our ideal candidate will be extremely detail-oriented, to the scale of 10/10, and have experience testing apps on mobile/web. We are looking for someone with rock star skills in bug tracking, following test plans, and test cases.
Objective of role: Primarily responsible for project testing of Accedo’s applications. You will play a key role in ensuring the quality of media applications being developed for world-famous brands. The role will involve a close relationship with development teams in Accedo.
- Assisting with quality assurance initiatives throughout the entire project life cycle, including development, enhancements, or maintenance
- Provide appropriate planning and execution in regression testing, performance testing, integration testing, and another non-functional testing to ensure successful application deployment
- Assisting in the design and executing test plans, cases and scripts to ensure that products of exceptional quality are delivered, aligned with business objectives on various platforms such as mobile, web, smart TV, and game consoles
- Collaborate in a cross-function delivery team to ensure that all aspects of quality are actively discussed and addressed during the delivery process
- Work with clients to help convey issues around quality and build a relationship surrounding QA on the respective project
- Updating and maintaining best QA procedures and standards, including test planning, test data preparation, and test automation
- Defining and analyzing performance objectives and measuring against data QA compliance metrics and ensuring targets
- Provide input to the QA Manager / Team lead for all QA related activities and dependencies
- 3 -5 years of experience in the field of Quality Assurance along with experience in design, development, and implementation of quality assurance standards for software product testing
- Strong knowledge of Quality Assurance best practices and methodologies
- Experience with Agile software methodologies
- Experience with statistical analysis and reporting techniques
- 1-3 years of experience in Automation testing.
- Must have hands-on experience with frameworks for React Native-based apps.
- Must have hands-on experience in Automation testing of iOS/tvOS and AndroidTV/Android mobile devices.
- Experience in the development of test scenarios and automation scripts for different test phases of client-server applications on one or more of the streaming connected devices of mobile platforms.
- Good to have experience in one or more of the Automation tools and frameworks like Selenium/TestNG, Espresso, Appium, XCUITest, API testing, exposure to tools – Fiddler, Charles, Postman, JMeter.
- Good to have hands-on programming and scripting experience on one or more of the following Java, Python, C++, Swift, Shell Scripting, etc.
- Self-motivated, passionate, responsible, and a good team player
- Excellent analytical, problem solving, and documentation skills
- Excellent communicator, detail-oriented and quality-focused
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English is a must
- Streaming media technology experience is an asset
- Test automation experience is a bonus
- Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering or related discipline not required, but preferred. Preference will be given to Computer/Electrical Engineering or Computer Science degree holders