Black Box Tester -

Catalysis is more than just a digital agency. We are a tight knit group of technically capable experts who share a passion for creativity and innovation within our digital world! We enjoy a casual, dog-friendly culture, and are located in a unique historic building in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. Smart, inventive co-workers are helping the company grow to national recognition and you could be part of it! Visit

We are currently seeking a Black Box Tester to serve as a visible and confident advocate of the organization’s quality standards and best practices. This role will be responsible for the creation and execution of manual test plans for specific interactive marketing deliverables, as well as ensuring that the project team is adhering to company standards for process, review, and documentation.

Responsibilities include:
  • Collaborates with project team members to understand project requirements and technical plans, assist in the determination of project requirements from a test perspective and identifying key performance metrics
  • Provides accurate and timely estimates for manual quality assurance deliverables
  • Designs manual test plans, test scenarios and test cases for projects based on functional and technical specifications
  • Ensures that the most appropriate, efficient, and cost effective test tools are used for each project deliverable
  • Works with the QA/SDET Specialist and potentially contributes to automation efforts
  • Act as an advocate for the end user experience
  • Assists the QA/SDET Specialist in ensuring that test standards are updated frequently to address changing technologies and marketing strategies
  • Executes test scripts, maintains bug tracking system, files bug reports and repro steps, generates test pass and code coverage reports
  • Performs maintenance checks and tests updates to existing websites
  • Interfaces with customer care, customers, and clients to investigate anomalies as needed
  • Responds to occasional after hours situations and acts in an “on call” capacity as scheduled

Qualifications include:
  • 1+ years of software test experience with manual testing of both the API and Front-End
  • AS in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent industry experience
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle(SDLC) and Software Test Life Cycle(STLC)
  • Working knowledge of user interfaces in multiple environments including mobile and desktop
  • Working understanding of localization and globalization principals for web development
  • Basic knowledge of SQL, C#, Selenium, HTML and JavaScript will be a big plus
A high level of proficiency is required in the following areas:
  • Strong technical knowledge of software development processes, technical standards and testing processes ( i.e. test code coverage, test case planning, prioritization, + practical application of object oriented concepts)
  • Ability to identify exit criteria, success metrics etc.
  • Understanding of Windows OS environment

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