QA Engineer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 1/12/2020

Job Description

Tens of millions of Americans engage with TEGNA’s digital products every month and the Development and Design group is responsible for all of it. Our team builds user facing websites, mobile apps, OTT apps, voice apps and back-end editorial tools. And while TEGNA is a large, publicly traded company, our Development and Design group runs nimble and lean – more like a startup. We are a fun group of professionals who enjoy getting things done well.

We are looking for a QA Engineer to join our team.  A successful candidate will collaborate extensively with developers to understand, scope out, and execute test cases.  This position will help define our test strategy, processes, and develop new test cases for our various APIs.

This is a full-time position located in Knoxville, TN.

Responsibilities

  • Define, compose, and evaluate test plans for our APIs
  • Investigate, document, and appropriately escalate bugs
  • Generate test results, metrics, and status reports
  • Translate business requirements into functional tests
  • Collaborate with developers, operations, and other teams to identify requirements and strategies for testing new application features
  • Learn and absorb new technologies quickly
  • Be a strong team player and rapidly adapt to changing business and customer demands

Job Requirements

 Skills and Qualifications

  • A degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Experience with Postman tests helpful
  • Experience with load testing helpful
  • Experience with JIRA helpful
  • Exceptional debugging skills and the ability to identify root causes of test failures
  • A passion for quality and software excellence

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 62 television stations and two radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Knoxville, TN
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 1/12/2020

About Us

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 51 television stations and four radio stations in 43 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 35 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest that reach more than 87 million U.S. television homes. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.