Are you looking for a rewarding career where your contributions truly make a difference? Then this opportunity may be for you. Working at Vispero you will be part of a global team known for being the world’s leading assistive technology providers for the blind and visually impaired. Vispero brands include Enhanced Vision, AI Squared, Freedom Scientific, Optelec, The Paciello Group and Interactive Accessibility. All Vispero brands have a long history of developing innovative solutions that enrich people’s lives by helping them reach their full potential.
As the Software QA Engineer you will have the opportunity to contribute to our overall mission by ensuring the quality of our software and hardware products before release. This includes responsibility for the effective development and execution of test procedures to validate the Freedom Scientific’s hardware and software products meet our quality and product requirements.
You will work closely with the engineering and product management to assess a product’s reediness to release.
Skills, Experience, and Competencies
Analyze product requirements and design documents to provide input on functional requirements and product usability
Create succinct but robust system test procedures and system test plans, including use case scenarios that ensure proper test coverage of product requirements.
Execute system test procedures and perform exploratory testing to identify defects in software and hardware products.
Document product defects in the bug tracking system, including assessment of defect severity and steps to reproduce.
Participate in user manual reviews to ensure technical accuracy and completeness of user documentation.
Planning, estimating, and coordination of test schedules with management
Two or more years of experience in system testing of large, complex software applications is required
Proven track record writing system test procedures is required
Strong focus on delivering a quality product. An understanding of engineering concepts and risk management techniques is required
Experience with automated testing tools & automated test development for same is desired
Big-picture thinking – Ability to understand the product and the customer’s intent based on requirement review, product management discussions, engineering discussions, etc. Act as a customer advocate during the product development cycle.
Strong business knowledge, understanding of business decisions, long-term and short-term thinking is required. Ability to make cost-benefit decisions about the product is required
Process improvement – Ability and desire to continuously improve the process to become more effective and efficient is required.
Communication – Strong communication skills are required. The ability to be concise, but thorough in written and verbal communication is required.
Conflict management – The ability to gracefully handle conflicting goals of different project team members is required.
Teamwork – The ability to work in teams is required.
The candidate must have a sense of urgency and drive in everything he/she does, with a demonstrated ability to deliver a complete, working product that meets specified deadlines. A B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent is preferred.
If you have a passion for excellence and want to work with an outstanding team of experts, working in an exciting, challenging, fast paced environment for the world’s leading assistive technology company, please send your resume to email@example.com.