Quality Assurance Engineer

Opening: USA (Indianapolis, IN)


FileWave’s Quality Assurance (QA) team is looking for a self-motivated and skilled QA Engineer to fill an entry-level technical position. Candidate must have scripting or programming knowledge and proficiency with Windows, Mac OS X and/or Linux. You will work alongside our Development, Support, and Engineering teams to ensure the highest quality possible in our products.

Position Responsibilities

At FileWave our QA Engineers are expected to:

  • - Apply scripting and/or programming knowledge in our automated testing environment to increase automated test coverage.
  • Work with the Development, Support, and Engineering teams to communicate and escalate issues.
  • Be comfortable working with other members of the QA team in an agile (SCRUM) environment.
  • Perform manual testing on sections of the product suite that are not yet automated.
  • Verify issues are repeatable and log them clearly, to help Development quickly resolve them.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Strong proficiency with Windows, OS X or Linux operating systems.
  • On the job or classroom experience with a scripting or programming language (Bash, Python, PowerShell, VBScript, JavaScript, C++, VB, etc.).
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive.
  • Ability to work on tasks and projects with minimum supervision.
  • Experience working in a challenging and fast paced environment.
  • - Has “test to break” attitude.
  • - Ability to maximize available resources.
  • - Good judgment skills are needed to assess high-risk areas of an application.
  • - Communication skills and the ability to understand various sides of an issue.
  • - An ability to find problems as well as answer the question ‘what’s missing’
  • Experience working with mobile devices (iOS, Android, etc.).

Optional Skills & Experience

  • Experience with virtualization technologies (VMware Fusion / Workstation / vSphere, Parallels, VirtualBox, Hyper-V, etc.).
  • Experience with remote control software (VNC, ARD, Remote Desktop, etc.).
  • Experience with QA automation tools (eggPlant, QTP, SilkTest, Squish, etc.).
  • Experience with version control software (Git, Mercurial, Perforce, Subversion, etc.).
  • Understanding of TCP/IP and network architecture.
  • Experience with software installation and deployment.

About FileWave

FileWave is a multi-platform device management solution for Mac and Windows operating systems, as well as iOS and Android devices. For over 20 years, we have helped organizations around the world manage their unique environments via the FileWave Management Suite.