Purpose Confluence is seeking students to join a fast paced and challenging development team as a software QA intern during the summer of 2018. You will have the opportunity to work with great engineers on cutting edge technology using leading edge agile software development processes. QA engineering interns will directly contribute to existing products; testing software for our web or client/server based projects. And, you’ll work closely with project managers, software engineers, product owners, architects and client services to collaborate and solve business problems in an agile development environment.
Help shape our products by providing input on user stories and designs and by giving feedback on usability.
Create and execute test cases
Design and code automated tests for functional requirements and application performance
Log test failures into the internal ticket tracking system
Work directly with other members of the QA and Development groups to troubleshoot complex issues.
Communicate status on issues or roadblocks, as well as accomplishments
Education: Bachelor of Science in Computer Science/Engineering or similar degree in progress.
Ability to work 40 hours/week during the summer
Experience in a programming language such as C++, C# or Java
Good understanding of web technologies
Strong attention to detail and knowledge of software development practices.
RDBMS experience is preferred
Self-motivated, willing to learn new concepts and products quickly
Ability to work in a team environment.
Additional Salary Information: This is a paid internship for the summer of 2018.
Who is Confluence?
We are a Software Product Company. We produce cloud products that help investment companies optimize and control the information they need to manage their investment products. We are a company made up of exceptionally talented individuals who know what it means to work as a team. We seek the best engineers regardless of their location. While we are headquartered in Pittsburgh,... Pennsylvania we have many team members working remotely across the United States. Our Agile working environment fosters collaboration across our dispersed teams. This environment allows everyone to bring their A game to create great software products and services that clients highly value. Confluence provides an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, client-focused, growth environment using state of the art software technologies, tools and processes.