Quality Control Specialist (Washington, DC)

The QC Specialist measures and validates software quality via use of industry standard testing tools, automation tools and methodologies. The QC Specialist identifies and documents program defects; researches root causes, and ensure fixes are made.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree plus 2-4 years of experience in computers and/or applications development and testing.

Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • 2-4 years of quality assurance and testing experience within a system/networking development environment. More than one year of QC automation experience with Selenium.
  • Strong experience in Selenium automation is a MUST. Must have experience generating automation tests for Complex Web applications which can be run on multiple browsers using Selenium.
  • Must have some experience doing load testing for web applications.
  • Understanding of QC principles and the software development lifecycle.
  • Experience with preparation of formal test plans, test cases and bug reporting (using an automated bug tracking system).
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Windows, MS SQL, Visual Studio Team Foundation Server, as well as Excel, Access and other databases.
  • Strong Analysis and problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to use independent judgment and initiative on a day-to-day basis and to initiate and successfully manage testing cycles requiring cooperation among diverse groups.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate well on technical subjects in both written and oral form.
  • Experience with the US political system and CMS, fundraising or voter contact systems strongly preferred; Campaign, Grassroots or PAC experience is a plus.

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