QA Analyst - Digital

  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

W4 was founded by affiliate marketing veterans known for integrity, ingenuity, and innovative advertising solutions. We are an industry leader in providing results-based advertising solutions to an ever growing suite of advertisers, and traffic monetization solutions for its many publishing partners. Our company culture fosters a collaborative work environment focused on mentorship, professional development, and innovation.

Job Description

We are looking for a talented QA Analyst to join us in our sunny West LA office. Our technology is the backbone for an ever-growing digital marketing company. We are scaling to new heights and we’re looking for a detail-oriented, creative problem solver to join our small agile team. You will be working closely with our Product and Engineering teams to develop and execute test plans that help us deliver quality software to our internal team and our clients. You will test code using manual and automated tools as well as take an active role in feature planning and development. We’re a stable yet growing company with a ‘pave your own path’ mentality. We want someone who is looking to join an organization where you can OWN the QA process and make an immediate and lasting impact.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Conducting all types of testing including functional, regression, load, scalability, browser, and performance

  • Implementing and managing the QA process across all our platforms

  • Validating new feature specs, working with developers / product to define testing goals

  • Creating and/or updating test plans as new features and products are launched

  • Assisting the support team by analyzing user bug reports, applying appropriate testing procedures on reproducing the issue, and advocating for the fix

  • Continually monitor features in production for user engagement and quality

  • Use tracking and debugging tools to file, monitor, and resolve issues.

  • Communicating clearly and frequently with all team members, stakeholders, and project/product owners impacted by test and troubleshooting results

  • Working with Product and Engineering to identify areas of risk, and assess current test coverage

  • Conducting exploratory testing with the aim of discovering unanticipated bugs and/or edge cases

  • Writing and managing documentation

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in the Technology industry

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in Software QA, web, and mobile (native applications)

  • Experience designing and executing test cases, employing both manual and automated/scripted approaches

  • Considerable working knowledge of testing methodologies and tools

  • Some familiarity with DB schemas and SQL

  • Familiarity with multiple diagnostic tools

  • Experience with API (SOAP & REST) and UI (Web Browser and Mobile) testing

  • Outstanding critical thinking skills and the ability to translate complex technical issues into understandable language

  • Strong work ethic and track record of high productivity

  • Flexible team player and ability to collaborate with multiple departments

  • AWS experience a plus

Additional Information

Benefits and Perks

  • Medical, dental, 401(K) w/matching

  • Friendly, fun, and dynamic work environment

  • Beautiful office in Sunny SoCal with a fully stocked kitchen

  • Company sponsored outings

W4 provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Local candidates only, no telecommuting. Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.

Job Type: Full-time