TripAdvisor is currently seeking a Manual QA Tester to work in our Oxford office, to facilitate smooth release of all code through a multi-step release cycle.  The role will include manual testing of rest APIs.
The Manual Tester should be self-driven and have the ability to work in a distributed team. The candidate will be responsible for all manual testing requirements to facilitate the smooth release of new features.
Primary Responsibilities:

  • Test different phases of our software ensuring that it is release ready, filing detailed bugs as required
  • API testing, desktop web, mobile web, mobile app testing
  • Work with product managers on testing new features and flows being released
  • Writing and executing test plans
  • Executing new and regression tests
  • Reproducing existing bugs
  • Work with product managers to ensure new features are tested
  • Maintain good rapport with developers to stay on top of any incoming changes that could affect features

Job Requirements

  Education and Experience:

  • 3+ years industry experience in QA

 Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong knowledge of QA practices and methodologies
  • Strong knowledge of API testing tools such as Postman, SoapUI
  • Understanding of web technologies (JSON, JavaScript, JQuery, SOAP, XML, HTML5 or similar technologies) a plus
  • Knowledge of database concepts
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills