Quality Assurance Software Tester (remote) - Contract

  •  Technology
  •  Contract
  •   Online
  •  Scholarships.plus
  •  15-Dec-2021
  • $$  Depends on experience
  •  EN

We are currently seeking a Quality Assurance Software Tester to join our team. Job description includes evaluating and testing software applications to verify that the apps and websites function according to specifications and standards that the company outlines.


  • Tests software programs to compare to specifications and documentation
  • Identifies, analyzes and documents defects, questionable functions, errors, and inconsistencies in software program functions, outputs, online screens and content
  • Establishes benchmarks for program efficiency in operating and response times
  • Creates test cases and test data
  • Creates and executes automated test scripts using software programs
  • Responds to inquiries from users and technical support regarding functions and operations of software programs
  • Contributes to establishment of standards and procedures for program design and testing
  • Recommends program improvements or revisions to programmers and system analysis
  • Reviews computer logs and reports to identify program processing errors and possible improvements
  • Coordinates testing by users and third parties
  • Identifies program variances from standards and suggests modifications to conform
  • Assists user to isolate possible problems in software programs, hardware, multiple operating systems, and network environments
  • Monitors program performance after implementation to prevent recurrence of program operating problems, and to ensure efficiency of operation
  • Documents, tracks and communicates test plans, test results, analysis and unresolved problems
  • Develops computer programs to test, track, and verify defects in software programs
  • Trains and supports users
  • Reviews and contributes to software program documentation

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Prior experience of knowledge of Accounting software, Database software, Design software, Development software, and Spreadsheet software
  • Working knowledge of Selenium and Postman
  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem-solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics
  • Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; maintains confidentiality; listens to others without interrupting; keeps emotions under control; remains open to others’ ideas and tries new things
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and openness to others’ views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; supports everyone’s efforts to succeed
  • Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; sets goals and objectives; organizes or scheduled other people and their tasks; develops realistic action plans
  • Approaches other in a tactful manner; reacts well under pressure; treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; accepts responsibility for own actions; follows through on commitments

Benefits and Application Process

Please include your salary request with your resume and how you rank yourself on each of the required and desired skills, on a scale of 1-10 for each skill.

We offer a dynamic work environment with immense opportunity to grow, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental and vision benefits, company-matched 401(k), life insurance, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, PTO and paid holidays. Criminal background checks and drug screen are required once position accepted.

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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


Application process:

Please send your applications to scholarships.plus [at] gmail.com

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