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Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

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Company :
Cyndx

Location :
West Palm Beach, Florida

Expiry Date :
Sat, 24 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
Cyndx is the first true AI-driven search and discovery solution for dealmakers, investors, fundraisers, and corporate development professionals. This intuitive, cloud-native suite of solutions will surface acquisition targets, manage capitalization tables, and identify investors who are actively deploying capital in a given industry or geography. Unlike the traditional index-based filtering tools of yesteryear, the Cyndx platform was built on an analytics foundation. This efficient and adaptive engineering allows Cyndx solutions to leverage the latest and greatest in web crawling, translation, and natural language processing technologies, resulting in wider, fresher, and more relevant search results. At Cyndx, usability is not an afterthought. Forget the complicated filtering syntax and Boolean operators of the past. Cyndx concepts’ logic intuitively connects the dots across 300,000 themes, industries, products, trends, etc. Clean user interfaces with smart type-ahead search bars and minimal clutter make it so that even the occasional user can search and discover with confidence. New Cyndx users are onboarded and uncovering valuable insights within 15 minutes of their first login.

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.) The QA technician role plays an important part in our companys product development process. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs, while being cost-effective. If you hold an engineering background and enjoy providing end-to-end solutions to software quality problems, wed like to meet you. Ultimately, you should monitor all stages of software development to identify and resolve system malfunctions to meet quality standards.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
* Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
* Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
* Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
* Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
* Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
* Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
* Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
* Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts
* Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies

Requirements

* Proven 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

* Competitive health care plans (medical, dental and vision)
* Paid time off and paid holidays
* 401(k) retirement savings program
* Dynamic, stimulating and open environment