Chattanooga Area QA Specialist

Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States

Promet is looking to hire a Chattanooga Area Web QA Specialist to work with its established team of Drupal professionals. The Web QA Specialist is responsible for the build of automation frameworks, automated testing, and manual testing. We are looking for a full time or part time Web QA Specialist with great organizational and interpersonal skills that is experiences and driven toward code excellence. They must have experience in quality assurance for multiple software development teams: web, desktop, APIs, backend systems.

Promet Source is a global web and mobile application development company with offices in Chicago, USA and Cebu, Philippines. We are a full service technology firm that delivers high-value consulting and software development solutions that clients need to grow their business. As a leading technology provider of web services, we focus on complex web development, support, mobile applications, and strategic marketing. We are dedicated to open source software solutions by providing managed services for Drupal-based websites, products, and applications.

 

Responsibilities:

You are a leader and will be responsible for developing and implementing efficient QA processes and best practices.

You are a team player and will be interacting and cooperating with the development groups.

Experience developing and implementing efficient QA processes and best practices in agile development methodologies. 

Ability to code.

Experience with test automation: UI applications and backend APIs.

Successful experience leading and deploying test automation from scratch. 

Customer focus and a passion for building great products.

Superb analytical skills, excellent communication, strong team ethic, and attention to details - be meticulous!

Experience in QA of two or more of the following: web, mobile, desktop, APIs, backend systems.

Experience working with offshore teams

 

Qualifications:

a) Technical

Strong understanding of best practices of PHP development

Experience in Drupal development is a HUGE plus

HTML, CSS expertise

Ability to develop in PHP/MySQL

Knowledge of PHP and MySQL development techniques: using GIT for code checkouts, version control, and deployment techniques.

Understands the basics of web accessibility standards

Knows how to apply accessibility web standards into their job role

Having experience or certification(s) in web accessibility is a big plus

 

b) Bonus Knowledge

Understanding of Apache/nginx configuration

High availability configuration for CMS driven websites

MySQL skills

Mobile Web App Development (Apple or Android)

Trouble shooting issues that occur at the server level, related to database throughput, preprocessor configuration, memory resident storage, and more.

Vagrant

Continuous Integration, Behat or Selenium tests

c) Business

General understanding of project management principles. (Agile, Iterative, Waterfall)

Strong work ethic, a drive for success and proactive attitude

Experience working in small teams

Strong communication skills

Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

Willingness to learn new skills

Must be a friendly team player who enjoys challenges and learning new skills and techniques

 

Promet Offers:

Competitive base salary with bonus structure

Great Benefits

Ability for upward promotion

Fun and Challenging work environment

Fun, dynamic, growing team