Quality Assurance Associate

A small, dynamic digital marketing agency entrenched in creating the best products in the industry for their clients seeks enthusiastic talent to join their team in a contract/freelance capacity. Carousel30 is a digital agency that uses brand, content, and digital strategy to create interactive experiences such as websites, create and run social media marketing campaigns, and plan and execute paid search campaigns. Measurement, analysis, and optimization form the foundation of everything we do.

JOB SUMMARY

This is an hourly contract position and requires work to be performed onsite at our offices in Alexandria, VA.  Responsible for performing tests on websites, web and mobile applications to isolate and identify issues for the technology team to solve. Initiates tests, analyzes results, and finds solutions to technical problems.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Execute test plans and processes on websites, web applications and mobile apps

  • Detect failures on web-based deliverables so that defects may be discovered and corrected

  • Record and document results and compare to expected results

  • Document anomalies and issues using internal issue tracking system

  • Review instructions for users to ensure accuracy

  • Develop and document application test plans based on software requirements and technical specifications
     

QUALIFICATIONS

Required

  • 1-3+ years of experience testing websites, web applications and mobile applications

  • Detail-oriented and effective written and oral communications skills

  • Thrives in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment

  • Team player who works well with counterparts from various functions/departments and has the ability to influence the work of counterparts without direct reporting accountability

  • Ability to simultaneously work on multiple projects

  • Must be local to Alexandria, Virginia and able to work onsite while performing the work

  • Flexibility in schedule is required

Preferred

  • Experience at a digital agency

  • Web development experience

  • Experience with standard QA tools, such as BrowserStack, Litmus, or CrossBrowserTesting

  • Experience working with automation tools at Selenium would be incredible, but is not required

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to hr@carousel30.com. No phone calls, please.