QA Analyst

IXL Learning - San Mateo, CA - Full time

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 7 million students worldwide, is seeking QA Analysts for our internal business tools team. As a QA Analyst at IXL, you will be responsible for ensuring that we consistently deliver software of the highest quality. You will work closely with our senior QA analysts, product managers, and engineers to develop and execute test strategies for a variety of business and interoperability tools.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Review business requirements and develop test plans, test cases, test estimations, and test execution reports
  • Perform functionality, regression, integration, UI, smoke, exploratory, stress and performance testing
  • Manage all communications related to QA status on a daily basis and report potential risks during all stages of the development lifecycle
  • Work closely with development and product teams to resolve any issues that arise out of the testing process
  • Analyze test results and facilitate resolution of issues
  • Assist in the implementation and definition of testing standards
  • Use SQL and other tools to validate testing directly in the database and logs

What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor degree or 2+ years of software testing experience
  • Ability to work independently on complex testing projects
  • Interest in testing internal business applications and interoperability tools
  • Self-motivated, detail oriented, proactive and collaborative
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • General knowledge of programming concepts and SQL
  • Knowledge of Unix, JavaScript, CSS, and source control is a plus
  • Scripting or programming experience is a plus

About IXL

IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: delivering an immersive learning experience to all students, in all grades and subjects, in schools and homes worldwide. With 1 in 8 U.S. students already learning on IXL (answering over 50 million questions every day!), IXL inspires educators and learners around the world and is changing how students feel about learning and about themselves.

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