QA Analyst

Posted 20 days ago
Main Location
New York City, NY, United States
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About GameChanger:

We believe sports are important because they encourage leadership, teamwork, responsibility, and confidence—critical life lessons that have the power to propel young athletes toward meaningful futures. GameChanger recognizes that without coaches, parents, and volunteers, organized youth sports could not exist. We celebrate those dedicated heroes and make it our mission to help them do what they do best.

GameChanger provides teams across the country with team management and scorekeeping capabilities, as well as live fan experience that keep parents, family, and friends huddled around the GC digital campfire as games are announced, animated, and video streamed in real-time. With GameChanger, coaches and parents are able to organize and follow their athlete’s journey in a simple and powerful way.

Based in downtown Manhattan, GameChanger is a cutting-edge technology company and a proud member of the DICK’S Sporting Goods family. 

The Position: 

As a QA Analyst, you will work in a cross-functional Product Team to ensure that iOS, Android, and web applications meet our high standards for quality.  Along with advocating for this high standard, you will be responsible for identifying performance trends and risks within our products. This is a full time position within GameChanger’s Engineering Department, and can be located either at our headquarters in NYC or remotely throughout the US.

In your cover letter, please tell us about why you're interested in the QA position and GameChanger.

What You’ll Do:

  • Collaborate with Engineering, Design and Product Management teams to ensure releases go smoothly.
  • Contribute to planning sessions.
  • Write and execute test plans for our mobile and web apps. 
  • Develop automated UI tests.
  • Document issues using a bug-tracking system.
  • Coordinate with part-time QA testers.
  • Monitor and report on quality trends.
  • Manage release processes.
  • Improve and expand our test coverage.
  • Triage bugs and identify risks.
  • Triage CX tickets and perform investigation.
  • Communicate issues found, concerns, and feedback back to the team.

Who You Are:

  • Are knowledgeable about sports rules and statistics for popular sports in the US, such as baseball, softball, basketball, soccer. 
  • Precision in isolating issues and identifying steps to reproduce.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Positive energy and a friendly collaborative attitude.
  • Excellent technical understanding, as well as the ability to learn new software.
  • Sound judgment and problem-solving abilities.
  • Attention to detail and quality.
  • Ability to trade off getting tasks done with stepping back to see the big picture.
  • Basic programming / scripting ability required for automation.
  • Work experience in the software industry is a plus.
  • Experience testing iOS and Android native apps is a plus.
  • Experience with Test Case Management and Bug Tracking software is a plus.
  • Test automation experience is a plus.
  • Startup experience is a plus.

 Perks:

  • Work remotely or from our well-furnished, modern office in NYC’s FiDi
  • Unlimited vacation policy.
  • Technology stipend - $3,500 every 2 years to purchase new technology.
  • Full health benefits - medical, dental, vision, prescription, FSA/HRA, etc., as well as coverage for family/dependents.
  • Life insurance - basic life, supplemental life, and dependent life.
  • Disability leave - short term disability and long term disability.
  • Retirement savings - 401K plan offered through Vanguard.
  • Generous maternity / paternity leave.
  • Commuter benefits.
  • DICK’S Sporting Goods Teammate Discount.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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QA Analyst
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