Equal opportunity

At Nycasoft, we don’t just use talent—we support it, we help it to grow, we celebrate it for the benefit of our employees and our products. Equal opportunity, diversity and affirmative action programs are an integral part of the mission of Nycasoft. We maintain and promote a policy of non-discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital or parental status, or veteran status. We prohibit unlawful discrimination or discriminatory harassment on all of those bases.

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In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document forms such as I-9 and W-4 upon hire. All personnel files and payroll records are maintained under the provisions of the Fair Information Practices Act. Employees may obtain access to their files by completing an access request in Human Resources. Files must be examined in the presence of a Human Resources staff member.

Employment Verification

The Office of Human Resources will verify past and/or current employment upon receiving a request from a prospective employer. The policy of the department is to verify dates of employment, title and basic responsibilities only. Qualitative references are not given.

Personal Data Changes

Employees are responsible for insuring that all personal data changes are furnished to the Office of Human Resources. Changes in address, marital status, emergency notification information, etc., should be reported promptly.

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Job Description

The Software Quality Analyst will be part of an agile team. You will test, integrate, deploy, release, operate and monitor in a “you build it, you run it” devops team based hybrid cloud environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop enterprise web applications as part of a cross-functional agile team.
  • Create, maintain, review test plans, test cases, and test metrics.
  • Design, develop, and automate test cases (black & white box).
  • Investigate and report defects and appropriate test metrics.
  • Apply proven analytical skills to validate fulfillment of requirements.
  • Adapt test strategy based on evolving product specifications.
  • Provide technical leadership to teammates through mentorship.
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies.
  • Co-Ordinate with Product Owner in Grooming User Stories with other developers and maintain Backlog with proper scenarios to meet definition of ready.
  • Provide sizing of the user stories to product owner which were estimated by team and make sure user stories meet definition of ready for developers to work on them.
  • Participate in Daily stand up (Daily Scrum) meetings to provide daily status updates and to resolve impediments for team. And also has to participate in Bi-Weekly Sprint Planning, Retrospective with developers and Review by stakeholders.

Experience and Qualifications

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent industry experience.
  • Ability to document and communicate the status of testing progress against plans, taking corrective action and escalating as necessary.
  • Experience with test management and execution tools like Jira.
  • Strong background with one or more scripting/automation languages: PHP, Perl, Python, Linux shell scripting.
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies & Scrum.
  • Strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes.
  • Experience with debugging, performance profiling and optimization.
  • Experience with source control management systems.
  • Experience with continuous integration/deployment.
  • Familiarity with front-end technologies like HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery and JavaScript frameworks like Angular, React.

Schedule: Full-time

Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Competency Requirements: Passionate, creative, intelligent, critical thinker, problem solver, Proactive communicator, documents clearly and succinctly, detail oriented, Inspiring, respectful, thoughtful and energetic