Intern Quality Assurance (369 views)

Job Description

The job description example below highlights major tasks, duties, and responsibilities that make the role of a QA:

  • Evaluate specification, requirements, and technical design documents to provide prompt and valuable feedback
  • Develop detailed and well-structured test cases and plans
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate testing activities
  • Design, develop, and execute automation scripts using open source tools
  • Find, record, track bugs, and perform thorough documentation
  • Carry out detailed regression testing after bugs have been resolved
  • Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
  • Monitor debugging process results
  • Investigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutions
  • Track defect densities and open-defect counts and other quality assurance metrics
  • Stay knowledgeable of new testing tools and strategies
  • Liaise with internal teams like developers and product managers to identify system requirements
  • Perform reviews of automation code
  • Partner with business resources, designers, and programmers to ensure that quality assurance processes and timelines are incorporated
  • Identify resource needs, effectively plan, define test strategy, provide quality assurance estimate, and provide test management and test reporting throughout the testing cycle
  • Education and Training: To become a QA, you require a bachelor’s degree in Computer science, or engineering or in a related discipline. Experience in writing clear, concise, and comprehensive test plans and cases
  • IT Skill: QA have strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes
  • Communication Skill: Communication is an extremely important skill of a QA. They must possess good verbal and written communication skill which they use in creating meetings and status reports; having the ability to criticize developers without offending
  • Knowledge of the product: Having a good understanding of the design of a product will enable the QA to perform a better test on it.

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