The candidate will be part of the Virtual Studio engineering team that develops and maintains solutions for live-to-air virtual studio playout solutions for Broadcasters. These solutions are deployed and in use worldwide for 24x7 operations. A system of this complexity demands quality processes, controls, and testing capability to be designed and applied throughout the product development lifecycle. Employee will play a key role in the testing and qualification of the live-to-air broadcast products. The purpose of this recruitment is to find a highly qualified software quality assurance engineer who possesses quality assurance engineering aptitudes and skills to work closely with developers during the requirements, design, construction, and test phase of development. Candidate will work on creating test plans, test cases, and where applicable develop automated tests to qualify software features and system behavior.
Develop test plans for system and sub-system tests.
Perform system and sub-system tests.
Perform defect triage and reporting.
Communicate defects and methods of reproducing to Engineering.
Verify fixes submitted for the defects.
Work with Customer support to reproduce bugs reported from the field.
Participate in development process using a SCRUM methodology as scrum team member.
Education in Computer Science, Engineering, Electronics or similar.
Expertise in Microsoft Windows and PC hardware.
Broad base of IT knowledge that includes knowledge of Computer graphics (3D) and Networking
Able to design and write automated test scripts (e.g. Perl, Python, AHKScript/AutoIt etc.).
Highly motivated and willing to tackle challenging projects.
Good spoken and written English language skills.
Additional skills (nice to have)
Expertise in 3D computer software.
Expertise in computer networking.
Expertise in relational databases.
Experience in working with Linux operating system.
Proven track record of testing complex applications and bringing quality products to market.
Familiarity with a structured software product development process (SCRUM).
Experience in testing on different OS platforms.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
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