SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGINEER

Date:  Jul 6, 2024
Location: 

Palatine, IL, US, 60067

At Weber, grilling is a passion that’s reflected in everything we do. Our goal is to share this passion and spark inspiration with the people who matter most – our grilling community. Weber has been the world’s premiere manufacturer of charcoal and gas grills and accessories since 1952. If you have the desire to work for a company that is recognized for exceptional quality products and high customer satisfaction, employment with Weber may be right for you. We provide a friendly working atmosphere with an environment of growth and opportunity through innovation, pride, and excellence.

 

Weber is committed to inclusive, equitable and diverse Hiring practices. Our goal is to create a workforce which resembles the diverse rich communities we live, play, and support every day. 

 

Discover What’s Possible with a career, at Weber.

 

Summary: SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGINEER  - This is a remote position.  We are looking for a self-driven, curious, creative, highly organized Software Quality Assurance Engineer who loves improving product quality through their knowledge of industry best practices and extensive experience. This role requires collaboration with team members across disciplines, an eye for detail, and critical thinking skills. You will focus on designing and executing comprehensive test plans across multiple products lines involving Internet-connected outdoor cooking products, mobile apps, and cloud services. Your role will be crucial to preventing defects and enabling the team to deliver next-generation products, on-schedule, with a top-notch consumer experience. 

  

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Develop and adapt approaches to writing and maintaining test suites. 

  • Develop and adapt validation strategies with combinations of manual testing, automated testing, and testing tools for all aspects of the Weber Connect product line, including user interfaces, embedded systems, and related software stacks. 

  • Assess and adapt to changing risk tolerances throughout the product development lifecycle. 

  • Triage and report product defects, as well as validate fixes in software and some embedded hardware. 

  • Provide constructive feedback and recommendations to the engineering team and leadership. 

  • Produce reports of QA activities and results, and communicate with cross-functional teams on progress. 

  • Enjoy cooking with our products! 

  

Requirements: 

  • 5+ years of experience in a Software QA role. 

  • Experience testing on iOS and Android (Web, Desktop, and backend service testing is a plus). 

  • Experience designing and implementing tests for mobile app UI and embedded systems (e.g. IoT devices). 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

  • Experience analyzing, regressing, and helping debug software issues. 

  • Conceptual understanding of automated testing and the ability to write simple programs with assistance (familiarity with Python is preferred)  

  • Familiarity with ticket management tools like Jira and test case management tools like TestRail. 

  • Familiarity with Behavior-Driven Development methodology is a plus. 

  • Accessibility testing experience is a plus. 

Weber-Stephen Products LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

 


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