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Senior SQA – Publix Mobile App

Apply Job Req. ID 13731BR Date Posted 01/13/2021 Location Lakeland, Florida
Senior Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst will join a fast-paced team of 10 testers who safeguard and deliver quality assured development through manual testing of the Publix.com website and Mobile app.
Our offices are in Downtown Lakeland and are newly remodeled with a modern flare including standing/sitting desks, collaborative workstations, and lighting. Telecommuting options are also offered on certain days of the week.

The ideal candidate will be experienced leading QA for a scrum team, working with developers, requirements analysts, cross-functional teams, and QA testers, coordinating the testing work among them. We are seeking someone who has knowledge of Agile/Scrum processes and is comfortable working in an environment that releases code to production regularly and rapidly.

This position will analyze enhancements/ new features on the Publix Native mobile Apps and validate those changes making sure they match the acceptance criteria.

The following traits/abilities are essential to this position
  • Communication
    • Ability to communicate clearly in chats, documents, and emails
    • Ability to verbally relay information in meetings accurately and with clarity
    • Ability to multi-task and juggle different sprint priorities in a fast-paced team.
  • Attention to detail
    • Ability to follow team processes
    • Ability to capture exact steps to recreate bugs within Azure DevOps
    • Keen eye to detail in catching hard to find issues testing edge case scenarios.


      Daily activities include:
  • Test Planning - Work with the scrum team to understand user stories in current sprint and estimate time needed to test each item. Attend refinements to provide QA effort level on user stories and review/explain any bugs that you created for accurate pointing.
  • Test Analysis and Test Case Creation - Review user story acceptance criteria and asks questions on what may be unclear or missed requirements. Write or update test cases based on changes coming in from those stories.
  • Test New Features - Review daily builds and execute tests on iPhone, and Android. Log defects on what does not meet requirements. Communicate with developers on findings. Re-test fixes when available.
  • Test Regression - Learn business rules for the various functional areas of Publix.com website and Mobile App to regression test impacted areas as well as regression support for monthly production releases. Senior Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst will join a fast-paced team of 10 testers who safeguard and deliver quality assured development through manual testing of the Publix.com website and Mobile app.
    Our offices are in Downtown Lakeland and are newly remodeled with a modern flare including standing/sitting desks, collaborative workstations, and lighting. Telecommuting options are also offered on certain days of the week.

    The ideal candidate will be experienced leading QA for a scrum team, working with developers, requirements analysts, cross-functional teams, and QA testers, coordinating the testing work among them. We are seeking someone who has knowledge of Agile/Scrum processes and is comfortable working in an environment that releases code to production regularly and rapidly.

    This position will analyze enhancements/ new features on the Publix Native mobile Apps and validate those changes making sure they match the acceptance criteria.

    The following traits/abilities are essential to this position
  • Communication
    • Ability to communicate clearly in chats, documents, and emails
    • Ability to verbally relay information in meetings accurately and with clarity
    • Ability to multi-task and juggle different sprint priorities in a fast-paced team.
  • Attention to detail
    • Ability to follow team processes
    • Ability to capture exact steps to recreate bugs within Azure DevOps
    • Keen eye to detail in catching hard to find issues testing edge case scenarios.


      Daily activities include:
  • Test Planning - Work with the scrum team to understand user stories in current sprint and estimate time needed to test each item. Attend refinements to provide QA effort level on user stories and review/explain any bugs that you created for accurate pointing.
  • Test Analysis and Test Case Creation - Review user story acceptance criteria and asks questions on what may be unclear or missed requirements. Write or update test cases based on changes coming in from those stories.
  • Test New Features - Review daily builds and execute tests on iPhone, and Android. Log defects on what does not meet requirements. Communicate with developers on findings. Re-test fixes when available.
  • Test Regression - Learn business rules for the various functional areas of Publix.com website and Mobile App to regression test impacted areas as well as regression support for monthly production releases.


Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Sciences or a related analytical discipline, or four years equivalent experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience testing on cross-platform desktop/mobile browsers and devices such as iOS and Android
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience doing test analysis, execution planning, and test case development
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience leading QA of a major project or several minor projects
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills to interact successfully with various team members and management
  • Presentation ability to demonstrate recent changes during Sprint Reviews and team meetings.
  • 1+ year experience using a web-based development tracking tool for managing identified bugs and defects, such as JIRA, Azure DevOps.
  • 1+ year experience working on an agile/scrum development team
Preferred Qualifications
  • Familiarity with automated web-based and native mobile app testing.
  • Experience with ADA compliance tools to validate websites and mobile apps.
  • Experience creating automated test scripts for RESTful APIs with Postman
  • Experience using Charles Proxy for issue debugging/ troubleshooting on website and native mobile apps.
Potential Annual Pay with Bonus 73,840 - 111,345 Additional Required Qualifications
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Frequency of Pay Monthly Hours of Work Minimum 45 hours per week. Year End Bonus As a year-end bonus to associates, Publix issues one month’s extra pay (pro-rated in the first year) each year if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check that year. This is calculated as a 13th month of pay in the Potential Annual Pay with Bonus line above. Address 300 West Lime Street, Suite 300 Lakeland, Florida 33815 City Lakeland Region FL between Orlando and Tampa Other Compensation Information
Benefits
  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).
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