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Senior QA Engineer

Experience: 4+ years
Location: Hyderabad

The Opportunity: Come Build the Next-Gen Hi-Tech Product Platform


Background:

In the United States, a new TV broadcasting standard has recently been ratified by the US Government's Federal Communications Commission referred to as ATSC 3.0, this new technology literally doubles the broadcaster bandwidth pipes for the same amount of spectrum utilization apart from providing the ability to deliver broadcast TV signals to mobile devices. Coinciding with the widespread network build out and adoption of 5G technologies by US Telecom operators, the new standard, is poised to revolutionize TV services, significantly alter the IoT landscape, and is also poised to impact the connected car/autonomous car automotive industry. The broadcast industry and the telecom industry are expected to unprecedented levels of cooperation and synergies across all dimensions of offering digital communications and content services to consumers.

More details of the broadcasting standard and articles describing its impact are:

Gaian Solutions is working with some of the industry’s' largest broadcasting groups to operate a Openstack based Cloud Content Delivery Platform that leverages the best of AI, ML and Data Science technologies in monetizing content delivery services for the 3.0 ecosystem.

About the position:

As a QA engineer, you will collaborate with developers and product managers to identify unambiguous software requirements, then develop and execute strategies to get that software into customer’s hands in an efficient and high-quality fashion. You will work as part of the team to support Customer. You will interact closely with multiples business partners and proficient with the below roles and responsibilities.


Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute test cases, scripts, plans and procedures on automation.
  • Diagnose defects and track them from discovery to resolution.
  • Partner with engineering teams to stay informed of new technologies being introduced and to ensure that system components are designed for testability.
  • Respond to all requests from team members in a timely professional manner.
  • Perform manual and automated functional tests as well as large-scale system tests
  • Work closely with developers and QA Engineers to design test criteria, test strategy, develop test plans and automation
  • Develop automated tests to replicate real-world scenarios that plug into a regression test harness
  • Review bug descriptions, functional requirements, and design documents
  • Work in parallel on more than one QA project at a time

The kind of people we look for:

  • 4+ years of overall hands-on testing experience. Must have a strong understanding of SDLC
  • Prior and strong experience in Web services / Database testing
  • Should have worked in an Agile /Scrum product development environment
  • Should have Excellent communication, Soft & analysis skills
  • Should be able to analyze the user stories, come up with test scenarios, author test cases/ scripts and execute the same.
  • Expert in Jira & TestRail
  • Should have good knowledge of Test management. skills
  • Should be able to do peer reviews and should be able to help lead or manager in various reporting and documentation work
  • Should be able to generate test metrics and various test reports.

About Gaian Solutions:

Gaian Solutions is a 13-year-old product organization and a leading edge provider of products and solutions to the media and entertainment industry.


Headquarters: San Francisco/Silicon Valley, USA


R&D development centers: India and China

Gaian’s products and solutions are deployed across the globe—US, APAC, Mexico, Maldives, & India. Today, the company serves businesses as diverse as billion dollar enterprises with corporate communication needs, federal emergency warning centers with real-time alert dissemination requirements, public transport networks broadcasting live streams of information, retail chains looking for sales closures from impactful content experiences as well as entertainment service providers with a constant need to delight consumers.

Gaian is all about our people, our values and our way of doing things—intangibles that can't be measured or modeled in business terms but that truly make the difference. With close to 250 experienced software architects, consultants, project managers, software, broadcast and media engineers located worldwide our purpose is honored each time we exceed our client’s expectations, each time an employee reaches his/her goals, and each time we contribute to the society positively and make it a better place.

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