Aspera (www.asperasoft.com), a fast growing and profitable software company in the San Francisco Bay Area building leading edge data transport technology, is seeking highly motivated engineer to join our software testing team.
What will you be doing:
In short you will be ensuring that our applications have great usability and are as bug free as possible.
In a little more detail the position will involve the following:
• Become an expert and a go to person for our technology;
• Work with development to review product specifications;
• Create, maintain and execute tests cases (manual and automated);
• Automate test cases and expand our Ruby automation framework;
• Help strategize and plan testing approaches for new product features;
What we are looking for:
Some one who can take charge. We are looking for someone with at least:
5+ years experience in testing client applications, both execution and test case creation;
Ability to work on multiple platforms including Linux, Windows and Mac operating systems;
Strong understanding of software engineering principles;
Experience reviewing and commenting on product specifications;
Experience working with IPv4 and IPv6 networking protocols
Ability to use networking tools i.e. Wireshark, dummynet, tcpdump
Experience with scripting languages, Ruby is a huge plus;
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Must be a self-starter, a self-motivator, and a team player. Must possess a 'can do' attitude.
What we are not looking for:
We want to hire the best people around, therefore we are not looking for:
Someone who only executes someone else's manual test cases;
Someone who can not think outside the box;
Someone who has only worked with commercial test tools e.g QTP, Quality Center etc;
Someone who does not have experiance with network protocols;
What's in it for you:
Work on lots of different platforms and technologies;
Chance to learn how to test (or show us better ways to test) multiple type's of products e.g. desktop, mobile, web applications;
Great benefits (including free catered lunches and fully stocked kitchens);
Work with a team of smart people;