Sr QA AnalystApply NowApply Later Job ID 7120717520220501 Location Florida, United States / Glendale, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jul. 27, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid
- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.
The Team :
Comprised of Disney’s international media businesses and the Company’s various streaming services, the Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution segment aligns technology, content and distribution platforms to expand the Company’s global footprint and deliver world-class, personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.
DMED is an equal opportunity employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.
The DMED QA Productivity Engineering team is seeking a skilled and dedicated Quality Analyst to join our team. As a Senior Quality Analyst. This individual will work together with the software engineering team and other QA Analysts to define and execute the testing coverage needs for our APIs that deliver content to our consumer-facing applications like National Geographic and Marvel Unlimited. They will also work closely with the product owners, project management, automation engineers, and various other external development teams. Additionally, this role will require the candidate to be the QA lead for multiple releases and to participate in all aspects of the development lifecycle including planning, automation, design, test execution, and release.
Create and execute test cases and test plans. Find, replicate, regress defects and write reproducible steps in our bug database system. Additionally, ensure that validated deliverables meet functional specifications and requirements.
Participate in sprint plan review meetings to review functional and design specs and understand how that impacts features in development. This includes leading supplemental test plan reviews with peers, developers, and product team members.
Effectively communicate defects to stake holders and developers responsible for products in test, and lead various test sessions with key members of the delivery team to ensure functionality of product(s).
Develop test plans, test cases, and other supplemental documentation as needed while maintaining the QA process.
Manage our geo-distributed QA team members to ensure they are fully integrated
Work with the automation engineering teams to develop, execute, and improve our automation testing suite.
Basic Qualifications :
5+ years of relevant QA experience.
Clear communicator (written and verbal) for talking with stakeholders about requests and informing teams of any issues regarding submissions or development tasks
Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables. Demonstrates the ability to find the bad defects and bugs quickly.
Experience with various QA tools and platforms. (ADB, Xcode, Charles Proxy, Postman, SOAtest, Selenium, etc)
Familiarity with issue tracking software like Jira or Github.
Excellent understanding and knowledge of software quality assurance practice and testing methodologies and tools.
Previous exposure to API test automation processes and frameworks.
Experience writing test cases, test plans and overseeing the QA process in its entirety.
Experience in agile software development teams working iteratively with designers, product managers and stakeholders.
Comfortable being uncomfortable. Ability to balance multiple projects in a fast-paced and sometimes high-pressure environment, while being adaptable to change.
Ability to work and participate in a team with an open and collaborative style of communications.
An analytical thinker, with sharp attention to detail, that has problem-solving and trouble shooting skills.
A strong passion for product quality and continuous willingness to improve the process.
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with automated test tools.
Experience executing automated scripts.
Experience leading software releases.
Understanding of how to interpret the results of automated test runs.
Experience with, API testing, consumer software products/ecosystem, connected devices, or video game testing.
Experience writing test cases in Gherkin or Cucumber.
A passion for learning and technology!
Required Education :
Bachelor’s degree or 4 years relevant work experience.
About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:
Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Disney Streaming Technology LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.
Disney Streaming Technology LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.
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