inMusic Opening


Graduate Software Quality Assurance Tester (Cambridge, UK)

Wed, December 06, 2017


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.

Vacancies welcome from keyboard players.

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