inMusic Opening


Graduate Software Quality Assurance Tester

Mon, October 24, 2016


Graduate Software Quality Assurance Tester

inMusic Brands (the parent company which owns Akai Professional, Alesis, Numark, Air, Denon DJ, M-Audio and other pro-audio brands) is looking for a full-time QA professional to join our team developing industry-leading audio products, electronic musical instruments, music production kit, the iconic MPC line, DJ products, and more.

Our UK development office is based in central Cambridge.

We have a great development team, and the projects are genuinely interesting.

Job Description

The Quality Assurance Tester is responsible for creating and executing test cases for a wide range of music industry products introduced by inMusic Brand’s global development teams. The ideal tester brings a keen troubleshooting mind and a general love for audio gear, production and performance. He or she should also possess strong written and oral communications skills, and the ability to work independently or in a collaborative setting.

The inMusic Brands family, with headquarters in Rhode Island, USA, has offices all over the world. You will interact with an international team of professionals.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Create and execute detailed test plans for new products.
  • Maintain software quality for existing products.
  • Maintain testing status/progress using standard bug tracking tools.
  • Advise approval of final code/hardware components.
  • Create FAQ, release note, and support materials for end user support groups.

Qualifications

Must Haves

  • Knowledge of electronic and digital music production.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Proficiency with both Windows and Mac OSX platforms.
  • Strong written and spoken communication skills.
  • High deductive reasoning and troubleshooting acumen.
  • Fluent spoken and good written English.

Nice to have

  • A degree-level qualification in Computer Sciences, Electronic Music Production, Audio Engineering, general music practices/performance, or a related field.
  • Prior Quality Assurance testing experience.
  • Experience with scripting languages and test automation frameworks.
  • In depth knowledge of MIDI Communications protocol.
  • Software development background.

We will not consider agency applications for this post.
Please send application and CV to: Jaclyn Garforth