Tobii Dynavox, named a Top Workplace, is the world leader in eye tracking and speech generating devices - products that help individuals with speech and motor impairments live a richer and more independent life. Headquartered in Stockholm Tobii covers a global market with offices in USA, Germany, Norway, Japan and China. If you want to work with meaningful products and solve interesting problems, we might be the right company for you!
Quality Assurance Engineer
We give people a voice. We help people with various disabilities “speak” with their hands and their eyes, interact and communicate with technology, in completely new and often game changing ways. Have a look at our users Steve , Katie , and Stephen to get an idea of how our products can completely change people’s lives. Every day we help people with disabilities ranging from ALS and Cerebral Palsy to Spinal Cord Injury and Stroke.
The Quality Assurance Engineer is responsible for performing manual testing of new products developed by the R&D Web Development team to ensure compliance with quality standards and customer needs. Software testing is conducted in a cross-platform environment on various operating systems, browsers, and mobile devices, including our Tobii Dynavox speech-generating devices.
The role and responsibilities
In this role, you will be responsible for/work with:
Testing complex mobile applications and/or web-based systems in a cross platform and browser environment
Creating test plans and test cases based upon project needs
Executing and maintain test plans and test cases to ensure products meet quality standards
Documenting, tracking, and validating defects in bug tracking software
Tracking deficiencies and re-test products after quality fix has been applied
Collaborating with project team and other staff by utilizing technical skills and creativity to ensure that products function properly and meet the needs of clients
Estimating testing efforts for new functionality and bugs
Fostering collaboration between different teams for successful releases
All our jobs at Tobii are about innovation, passion and not the least- making things real.
At Tobii, we believe that diversities are what strengthen us. Regardless if you walk around in high heels or prefer to go barefoot; if you’re a huge gamer or if you haven’t played a game since Pacman was released; if Pittsburgh is your where you grew up or if your roots are somewhere else. It is the pride and happiness in what we do that make us come together. Welcome to Tobii!
Apply as soon as possible by our website. We handle applications ongoing, don't wait! At Tobii Dynavox, we move quickly.
Working at Tobii you will find yourself in an innovative environment and work with passionate colleagues from all around the world. Our technology brings a voice to people with speech impairments, it helps us understand human behavior and it is revolutionizing the way we interact with technology.
If you want to build a company rather than just work for one, if you take pride in honest hard work and want to perform freely in an open environment where you can be yourself, you will feel right at home.
It’s all about innovation, passion and making things real.
Tobii Dynavox values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and racial/ethnic and cultural diversity. Tobii Dynavox does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.
BA/BS degree in computer science, QA or engineering equivalent -- OR -- 3+ years’ experience in SDLC process with a focus on test planning, test execution and defect management
Minimum 2 years’ experience in Software QA/Test role
Experience in testing of mobile apps on iOS, Android, and Windows platforms
Experience in Manual testing including, but not limited to black box, regression, exploratory, functionality, and usability testing
Understanding of Software QA methodology, techniques, tools, and the Software Development Life Cycle
Methodical approach to problem solving
Skills needed to be successful in this position:
ISTQB certification or another comparable QA/Test Engineering certification is a plus, but not required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience documenting, searching and validating issues in bug tracking software
Mac OS X versions and Microsoft OS Windows 10, 8, and 7, and Microsoft Office Suite
Experience with Jira, TestRail, and Agile software development methodology is a plus
Experience with automated testing tools, particularly in relation to mobile applications and performance/load testing is a plus, as is an understanding of how these tools work within a QA environment
Experience with SQL server, Postman, and other testing tools is a plus
Excellent Analytical skills and attention to detail
Ability to work collaboratively with project team and other members of an organization, or independently on project tasks
About Tobii Dynavox
Tobii Dynavox, www.tobiidynavox.com , the largest business unit in the Tobii Group, is the world leader in eye tracking and assistive technology for communication-products that help individuals with speech and motor impairments live a richer and more independent life. Tobii Dynavox was formed in 2014 when Tobii Assistive Technology (founded in 2005) merged with Dynavox Systems (founded in 1983). The merger created the world leader in devices, software and tools for alternative communication making thousands of people around the world able to communicate despite any limitations. Have a look at this fantastic video on the way we impact peoples lives and give them the power and ability to be who they are: