Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

AchieveIt - Atlanta, GA3.0

Full-time
AchieveIt is a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise software for planning and execution and was just recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the top 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in America for the 2nd year in a row. With 204% growth over the past 3 years, AchieveIt ranked # 2174, on this year's prestigious list of organizations, moving up from #2218 last year. If you’re looking to join a fast-paced software company where your work will have a direct impact on our growth and the lives of our customers - this may be the right opportunity for you! Read on to see if you have what it takes to join a motivated team that’s always driving for results.

We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality. QA Engineer responsibilities include designing and implementing tests, debugging, and defining corrective actions. You will also review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics (e.g. defect densities and open defect counts.)

QA is a vital part of AchieveIt’s product development process. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs. Ultimately, you will monitor all stages of software development to identify and resolve system malfunctions to meet quality standards.

If you hold an engineering background and enjoy providing end-to-end solutions to software quality problems, we’d like to meet you.

Responsibilities:
Provide thought leadership on quality assurance standards and best practices for building scalable automated and manual testing infrastructure
Review quality specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
Estimating, prioritizing, planning and coordinating quality testing activities
Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
Identify, record, and track bugs
Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
Requirements

2+ years of prior work experience in software quality assurance
Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus
BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
Benefits

$5,000 annual training budget
Work from home 2 days a week
Flexible hours
401K, Medical, Vision, Life and Dental insurance
Short- and long-term disability insurance
15 vacation days
10 paid holidays (8 fixed & 2 floating)
Unlimited sick days
Work-life balance!