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Software QA Analyst

Job Title
Software QA Analyst
Job ID
Kansas City,  MO 64105
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About AutoAlert
AutoAlert is the creator of the automotive industry's leading data-mining and trade-cycle management platform and other revolutionary software solutions. Backed by patented algorithms, our technology bridges the communication gap between a dealership's management, employees, and customers, creating high-quality sales opportunities, increased gross margin, and improved customer retention.

The Position
Location:  Kansas City, MO – this position is office based, does not work remotely
As a Software QA Analyst, you will be an integral part of our software development team. You will OWN system quality. Working together with our Product Owner and development team you will create and execute tests to ensure system quality and performance.

Required Skills & Experience 
•    2 - 5 years of QA experience in the role of Quality Assurance or similar role
•    Experience testing web (UI/API), desktop, client/server applications
•    Experience w/project defect reporting and tracking tools; such as JIRA, TFS, Bugzilla, HP ALM
•    SQL skills to extract data from database
•    Experience testing RESTful APIs and SOAP based Webservices using testing tools
•    Automation testing experience preferred 
•    Passionate about quality and takes pride in their work
•    Experience working in an Agile/scrum development environment
•    Strong oral and written communication skills to interact daily with cross-discipline team members and stakeholders at a variety of organizational levels
•    Ability to prioritize tasks with the project and work with minimal supervision 
•    Must have the technical abilities to thoroughly document defects
•    Self-starter able to work independently
•    Must have a working knowledge of quality assurance methodologies
•    A degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience

Key Responsibilities
•    Design/Execute test plans, test scenarios, test cases/scripts
•    Perform manual and automated testing, which may include exploratory, system, regression, compatibility, and integration testing.
•    Document test procedures, analysis and results
•    Plan, create, execute and maintain Manual/Automated scripts
•    Build tiered regression suite
•    Participate in Daily standup, Iteration Planning and Release planning sessions
•    Working directly with development and product to ensure all work is thoroughly tested. 
•    Document software defects using a defect tracking system and report those defects to project team
•    Monitor defect resolution, include in test planning, and track outcomes of defect remediation
•    Participate in production releases as needed
•    Implements QA best practices and documents 
•    Standardizes QA process and procedures
•    Performs a variety of other tasks as needed. 

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