Manual QA Tester

Hometalk, a Jerusalem-based startup, Recently acquired, is looking to hire a Manual QA Tester.

Hometalk is the world’s largest DIY lifestyle community with 21 million members. Hometalk has three assets in Hometalk, Foodtalk, and Upstyle which are online destinations for inspiration, ideas, and step-by-step tutorials spanning the home and garden, food recipe, and DIY fashion spaces with over 175,000 DIY tutorials.

Hometalk is also building a tech platform that will house many additional sites. 

 

Hometalk being an entrepreneurial-minded startup with the stability and backing of a large corporation offers the unique opportunity to make an impact and bring your unique contribution to our incredible community of millions and impact its products. You'll get to work with an amazing entrepreneurial team that's driven by a desire to grow, support, and encourage growth in others.  Creating, and inspiring others to create.

Our manual QA team members tightly integrate into our development teams.  From the planning stages until delivery, they participate in the planning and testing of our features and improvements.  We are looking for people with strong attention to detail, great team members, and those who enjoy learning new things.

Responsibilities

  • Testing new features and bug fixes, to ensure they meet the specs, without bugs.  

  • Verifying that the code delivers an excellent user experience, in terms of usability, display, and performance.  

  • Testing on multiple devices with varying inputs and scenarios.

  • Writing test plans, running and checking automated tests.

  • Using tracking data and support tickets to aid in finding and fixing bugs.

 

Requirements

  • English at a mother-tongue level required

  • Extremely web and tech savvy

  • Thrives working on a team

  • Previous QA/manual testing experience is highly preferred

  • High attention to detail

  • Be suited for the recurring nature of the work

  • Ability to remain focused and be highly productive

  • Excellent work ethic (trustworthy, reliable, and dedicated)

  • Certificate in QA or a Degree in computer science is highly preferred

 

Full time position.

Send your CV to: careers@hometalk.com.  Please use subject line: Manual QA Tester.

Equal opportunity employer.