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Senior QA Engineer

We are seeking a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team!

We are seeking a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team! Candidates should have 5+ years of software/application testing experience, including 1 – 2 years as a lead tester OR supervising Junior Quality Assurance Engineers.

Candidates must have excellent knowledge of quality assurance concepts, processes, and best practices for agile software development methodologies and be comfortable with Atlassian tools including Jira and Confluence, or similar issue tracking and wiki tools. Experience with the following helpful, but not required:

* Testing software / applications for the assessment industry
* Automated testing and automated testing tools such as Selenium or Cypress
* Testing software / applications that run on mobile devices (iOS and Android)
* Working knowledge of Drupal content management tool
* Creating database scripts / queries

Job duties will include:

* Developing testing strategies across a wide variety of web and mobile applications including:
* Identifying browsers (including versions) and hardware devices to be supported
* Creating test plans
* Identifying test automation tools
* Manually executing test plans and scripts
* Creating and executing automated test plans and scripts
* Performing software / application demos to clients, creating release notes, and supporting end-users during User Acceptance Testing
* Supervising and mentoring junior quality assurance specialists
* Recommending and executing continuous improvement initiatives related to the Quality Assurance process
* Troubleshooting and technical support for various software applications
* Estimating testing effort based on requirements

About us:

Founded in 1998 by software engineers, Breakthrough Technologies (BT) builds web applications, K-12 and Professional assessment solutions to address a wide variety of complex problems. In addition to assessments, we develop custom web applications when out-of-the-box solutions don't offer what a client truly needs or wants.

For our clients, we won't redirect you to mainstream, costly technology in order to find a solution to your problem. We will communicate with you though to develop a smart, creative solution using open-source products that perfectly fits your needs.

We leverage proven platforms, such as TAO and Drupal. We also deliver Javascript, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and other end-to-end services. We are 100% based in the U.S. with offices north of Chicago, right next to Northwestern University.

Job Type: Full-time