Dow Jones seeks a QA professional to be part of the team accelerating the momentum of our customer-facing experimentation efforts.
What will you do?
Build QA plans across browsers, devices, regions and user states to ensure the test is functional and thus, that the actionable insight the experiment is providing is valid.
A key part of the role will be to develop strategies for improving the coverage and speed of test cycle execution through effective use of tools including automation and analysis tools.
Work closely with the team in understanding testing needs and priorities
Adoption of the automated test coverage throughout the entire SDLC process
Work with developers to understand impacts of branches and code merges
Working with developers to perform root-cause analysis and preliminary problem diagnosis
Helps maintain a release repository and manages key information such as build and release procedures; code quality metrics (as decided by the program), dependencies, and notification lists
Provide needed input efficiently on QA activities
Create and Review QA project artifacts including Test Plans, Test Scripts and project strategies
Establish close working relationships with development teams
Manage risks and resolves issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
What do you bring: skills and aptitudes
Strong collaborative instincts and interpersonal skills; must enjoy and work well with a wide variety of stakeholders in a complex organization
At least 3 years of experience in software testing methodologies and processes in an agile environment
Advanced written and verbal communication skills are a must
Experience with various types of testing including functional, regression, integration, load, performance, system, user acceptance and end-to-end testing
Prior experience in automating functional testing, acceptance testing and system testing
Strong analytical, strategic, and creative problem-solving capabilities with the aptitude to identify KPIs and gather and analyze data
Intuitive business strategy mindset
Strong programming knowledge
How much experience should you have?
3+ years of QA experience
Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .
Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.
Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Job Category: IT Development Group
Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.
This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.
If you are a current employee at Dow Jones, do not apply here. Please go to the Career section on your Workday homepage and view "Find Jobs - Dow Jones." Thank you.
Req ID: 24039