JOB TITLE: Quality Assurance Tester
REPORTS TO: Software Development Team Lead
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
JOB SUMMARY / DESCRIPTION:
The QA Associate Tester evaluates the quality of ECRS products against established standards and collaborates with other departments to improve products. The QA Associate Tester follows both produce specifications, and the test scripts and plans provided by the QA team, and adds to those plans as they explore the software under test.
**Due to the nature of the products being tested, this is not a remote position.
GOAL / OBJECTIVE:
To test the software thoroughly and critically with the goal of preventing problems and issues from being introduced into the field.
Performs QA processes and procedures within the guidelines of departmental policies to verify that products will perform according to design specifications and takes measures to ensure those products will be efficient, effective, and meet the needs of the end user.
Reviews and critiques proposed test plans, adding to them as undocumented avenues of testing are discovered.
Reports defects and issues found in the software under test for the Development team to resolve.
Assist with the creation of product documentation.
Coordinates with the QA management and keeps them informed of any defects/issues that surface during system testing.
Root cause analysis skills
Ability to think outside of the confines of test cases and plans to ensure the underlying business problem which those documents describe is fully tested and solved by our solution
Ability to work independently and in team environment
Basic understanding of a retail environment & operations
Business background or related experience preferred
CIS degree or related experience preferred
Networking and hardware experience preferred
ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN THE UNITED STATES.
ECRS is a fast-paced, progressive technology company with a wide range of opportunities for quality-oriented, career-minded individuals. Geographically situated in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, ECRS offers the unique opportunity high-tech career in a resort college town setting. The ECRS family is made up of energetic, outgoing professionals who love what they do for a living. They are courteous, knowledgeable people who strive for excellence in everything they do. ECRS employees work together in dynamic teams to create, sell, install, and support our best-in-class retail automation solutions.