Quality Assurance Engineer II

 Axelerant ( View website )
 June 10, 2021

The Quality Assurance Engineer II is responsible for supporting the planning, design, and execution of project quality from the beginning and system testing on all simple to complex support portfolio projects.

Further, they work collaboratively within the delivery and support teams plus account managers to ensure we consistently meet standard requirements. Also ensures that all deliverables meet customer specifications and has experience testing:

  • Browser compatibility
  • Mobile platforms (iOS, Android, Windows)
  • Basic security
  • Stability of site (load testing)
  • Standard browser developer tools
  • Basic UX

Bring your passion for ensuring quality to our clients who trust their teams to take their business to the next level. Become ready to ditch that commute and work from wherever you find comfortable.


  • Active participation in grooming each Jira issue
    • Efficient and empathetic communication with stakeholders via Jira towards completing requirement gathering and building requirement clarity
    • Review user requirements documents to ensure that requirements are testable
    • Adding Acceptance Criteria to the ticket and updating the assignee to Technical Analyst
  • Identify and document defects when performing test execution in a fast-paced, fluid, and changing environment
    • Develop test plans, review test cases, test scripts, and test reports for assigned projects
    • Perform testing on different situations and scenarios to create appropriate reports
    • Validate that user expectations are achieved during the testing process
  • Adapt for automated testing
    • Writing and using Behat scripts
    • Writing and using visual regression
    • Help improve automation tool and framework implementations
  • Contribute to risk management 
    • Identify project risks relative to testing and implementation
  • Help establish, execute, and evolve quality assurance processes and systems
    • Not blindly follow industry best practices
    • Determine effective testing and inspection strategies
    • Confirm measurable test objectives are created for each tested system
    • Fully document quality assurance defects: summary, mitigation, retrospectives, iterations
    • Prevent silos and collaborate freely with stakeholders
    • Provide thorough testing of projects before releasing to a production environment


  • 3+ years of relevant career experience
  • 1+ years of experience using agile methodologies
  • 1+ years of experience using Git source code versioning and Pull Requests
  • Experience in cross-browser testing
  • Experience in cross-device (mobile) testing
  • Comfortable communicating in English
  • Available to work full time

Nice to Have:

  • Experience testing in a CMS environment, preferably Drupal, then WordPress
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, split across several development teams
  • Experience working within a digital agency style environment
  • Disciplined in working remotely
  • Demonstrated contributions to the quality assurance community
  • Ability to utilize Virtual Machine testing environments
  • Ability to understand SOW requirements and create test plans accordingly
  • Ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders regarding project status, and with the client or sales department with any questions regarding QA
  • Automation experience for Front End, Functional and Framework
  • Experience identifying possible UX issues
  • Multi-desktop and mobile platform methodologies–Windows, OSX, iOS, Android
  • Experience with Agile and Waterfall project management methodologies