QA Software Tester

Intrepid Pursuits, Boston, MA


Acquired by Accenture Digital in June 2017 and founded in 2010, Intrepid is an end-to-end mobile design and development studio with offices in Cambridge, MA and NYC. With expertise in insightful product strategy, well-crafted design and development for iOS, Android, Web and Rails, we help companies, from startup to enterprise, boldly navigate their mobile future.

Accenture Digital
The digital revolution is changing everything, transforming how we work and play, and Accenture Digital is leading the way - driving these exciting changes across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. Designing and implementing cutting-edge digital solutions for leading businesses and governments around the world, you will be creating real ‘wow moments’ for customers, connecting them with our clients through advanced analytics, interactive, social media and mobility.  Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on, to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises. 

Job Description
You’re methodical. You have strong analytical skills, a penchant for problem-solving, and meticulous attention to detail. You know the difference between priority and severity, but can sympathize when they both feel urgent to someone. Maybe running a full regression helps you sleep a little easier at night. You meet challenges head-on and take pride in following through. On your watch, nothing gets out the door until it’s solid -- and that’s what drives you.

If this sounds like you, read on! Intrepid Pursuits is currently seeking a QA Software Tester to join our growing testing department.

YOUR ROLE: QA Software Tester

  • Define, document, and implement comprehensive test cases, test plans, and testing processes on a per-project basis
  • Identify, document, and appropriately escalate bugs or technical problems
  • Evangelize and champion a best-in-class QA process for the benefit of our team and our clients
  • Work with project management to define test strategy at an organizational level
  • As part of a larger launch team, approve and sign off on application release candidates
  • Work with the development team to establish and document release quality standards
  • Participate on multiple projects at once and maintain a steadily-flowing test queue
  • Maintain a growing library of test devices
  • Maintain and update a running list of supported devices and OSes, as well as known inconsistencies that may present as bugs on each
  • Author and execute manual tests
  • Accurately estimate and communicate timing impact of assigned tasks

What We Seek...

  • 3+ years working in a QA capacity or related field
  • Bachelor’s degree

Preferred Skills (Set Yourself Apart):

  • Previous experience interfacing with clients in consulting environment preferred
  • Understanding of the SDLC
  • Ability to author and execute both automated and manual tests
  • Identify and establish test cases & plans to define project impact, outcome criteria, and metrics
  • 1+ years of mobile-specific QA experience
  • Experience in an Agile environment
  • Basic coding experience (in any language)
  • Understanding of application flow and logical hierarchy inherent in object-oriented programming, ability to observe patterns and help diagnose minor bugs a plusPassion for collaborative problem-solving

Intrepid has some of the best benefits you’ll find. It’s something we take great pride in.

  • Medical, dental, vision plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • 401k plan with matching
  • Pre-tax commuter program
  • Generous paid time off
  • 9 company observed holidays
  • Annual bonus and raise
  • Stock purchase program
  • Great team events
  • Employee assistance program
  • Wellness benefits

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Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.  

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About Intrepid Pursuits

ABOUT INTREPID No matter what stage you are in— from startup to enterprise— Intrepid has a solution. Whether you're looking for end-to-end digital product services or augmenting your existing team, Intrepid has the capabilities to customize a solution that fits your needs. WHO WE ARE Intrepid is an end-to-end digital product strategy, design and development company founded in 2010, with offices in Cambridge, MA and Union Square, NYC. With expertise in product strategy, design thinking, user-experience design/research, and impeccable development for iOS, Android, Back-end, Web, and embedded systems, we will help bring clarity to any omni-channel product vision. With over 135 people across our two locations, Intrepid brings a diverse breadth of knowledge and insight to every solution we devise. Find out more about our team.

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