Mobile QA Engineer

Employer
Location
Dulles/Ashburn
Posted
Nov 02, 2012
Closes
Dec 02, 2012
Duration
Full Time
In a world where 30-million people need our products every day, we rely on the power and pluck of the Mobile QA Engineers to save the day. You were put on this earth to make a difference and we want to harness, develop and foster your skills and talent to help you achieve that goal. If you see yourself as a QA superhero, keep reading.

(/Cue music.)

To win the war on bad applications, we are on a mission to find the few, the proud, the super-talented. Our goal is to build intuitive and engaging mobile applications that even your mom can use. This means solving complex, unique and large-scale problems in an agile environment, working with a passionate team and using your in-depth knowledge of software testing to be our internal expert for mobile technologies. You’ll battle dark forces daily and continually improve processes and tools to make the world (wide web) a better place for all civilians by:

  • Executing, developing, and modifying software test plans

  • Getting down in the details to find the root cause of problems and ensure the application can grow with all the great features

  • Collaborating with development engineers, product managers, and other QA to solve problems

  • Installing builds on iOS and Android devices

  • Meeting and adapting to changing deadlines (agile)

  • Participating in design and code reviews, as appropriate

  • Working directly with customers and communicating project status


Think you have what it takes?

  • Yes! I love the mobile experience and want to make it better for all mankind!

  • Yes! I have 3 years of experience in the QA world with at least 1 year in the mobile universe and a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent).

  • Yes! I have worked on multiple projects in parallel, which have high profiles and rapid turn-around paces. I am a QA superhero after all.

  • Yes! I have experience with more than one mobile operating system.

  • Yes! I have experience with test tools (xCode, DDMS, Charles, etc). I test mobile applications on iOS, Android and/or Windows Mobile phones and tablets, and multiple OS versions too.  I have even tested mobile advertising. Testing everything everywhere is what I do – see above re: QA superhero.

  • Yes!  I am passionate about technology and innovation.

  • Yes!  I have the ability and desire to learn new skills and dig for that elusive answer.

  • Yes!  I love to research, ask questions, and be inquisitive.


Intrigued? Interested? Here's a little further incentive.... You'll be immersed in a fun, dynamic culture and surrounded by highly energetic heroes just like yourself. We were ranked in the Top Ten of the "Companies with the Highest Tech Salaries." We don't make our superheroes wear capes. At least not every day. Find out more...

About AOL
Do you want to make the Internet better? We do too. And we’re always looking for people with great ideas. We need free spirits and straight shooters. Creatives and critics. Nerds with nerve. People who love the Internet, but can see its cracks… and future, too.

At AOL we’re focused on radically redefining the world of online communications. We are transforming how people around the globe connect with information, entertainment and one another by bringing together award winning journalists and innovative technologies to create rich and engaging consumer experiences. We look for people who are exceptionally imaginative, collaborative, and truly excited about our mission - to inform, entertain and connect the world.

AOL is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other classification prescribed by applicable law.


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