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The Video Applications team is looking for a senior software QA engineer to contribute to the production of innovative tools for video makers and visual storytellers. This position requires a highly proactive individual with strong creative and analytic skills, a passion for emerging technologies, and a desire to learn.


We are seeking for a motivated, creative, hardworking individual, able to excel in a fast paced and technically challenging environment. In this role, you will be responsible for planning, crafting, maintaining and executing test cases. Black box testing, potentially with additional scripts and tools, is a necessity. Your ability to concisely report bugs with outstanding isolation and regression techniques will be the key to your success. We require someone to prioritize a wide variety of work that will rely on your talent for balancing priorities and communicating progress/risk effectively and systematically. Your ongoing curiosity and dedication to self-education in video technologies as well as new testing techniques is what will set you apart. You will work closely with other team members to help coordinate multi-functional test efforts. There will be in continual dialogue with Engineering and Design as products evolve and you will need to have deep empathy for users and advocate on their behalf.

Experience / Skills

Key Qualifications

-Analytical, methodical and creative thinker committed to driving quality forward
-Strong knowledge of software development lifecycle, testing methodologies, QA terminology and processes
-Proven bug detection, bug writing, and regression skills
-Outstanding organizational and communication skills (oral, written and interpersonal)
-Comfortable and adaptable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
-Inquisitive and persistent problem solver
-Experience with video/film post-production workflows strongly preferred
-Knowledge of any of the following software packages highly desirable: Final Cut Pro X, Compressor, Avid, Adobe Premiere Pro, Resolve, ProTools
-Familiarity with MacOS is important and iOS is a plus
-Video/Audio compression knowledge is a plus

Education & Experience

- 3+ years of experience in product QA environments or similar working experience is required.

- Additional training in scripting languages (Swift, Python, Javascript, etc.) a plus.