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Netscape Job Opening: Software QA Test Engineer

Monday June 12th, 2000

The job description:

Responsible for testing Netscape's web client product. This includes the creation of new test suites for Browser UI/UE components, maintenance of existing test suites, defining test plans and test specifications, execution of test cases, problem research, reporting and follow up for product failures. QA engineer will also be responsible for assisting to define the processes required to promote the overall quality of the product.

Required:

The successful candidate will have broad knowledge in several Internet/browser technical areas, and a solid understanding of software quality assurance practices. S/he will be expected to communicate clearly and effectively. The position calls for someone who can be an active team participant, who can provide technical leadership, is capable of identifying complex problems and choosing appropriate solutions. Knowledge in multiple operating systems - Win32, Mac and/or Linux.

Preferred:

2-4 years QA experience. Bachelors in CS or equivilent.

Contact: Paul Wyskoczka, paw@netscape.com

Send your info to Paul. If you have any questions regarding the group, project, or the company, you can write Sarah Liberman.


#3 Re: Degrees

by johnlar <johnlar@tfn.net>

Wednesday June 14th, 2000 10:01 AM

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2-4 years QA experience. Bachelors in CS or equivilent.

The or equivilent part is really the 2-4 years of QA experience. And honestly no person comming out of college with a CS has any idea how to do QA. I only wish I knew enough about QA, because otherwise I'd be perfect for the job (have this nasty knack for finding bugs)