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Quality Assurance Lead

Engineering | Remote, - / +4 hrs from PDT | Contract | From $90.00 to $110.00 per hour

Job Description

JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position - No agencies (See notes below)

LOCATION: Remote (TimeZone:     )

HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $90  - $110 USD / HR

ESTIMATED DURATION: 40Hrs/Week - Long-term, ongoing project 

Daily Duties

  • Exercise discretion and independent judgment to perform practical application of computer systems analysis and software quality assurance testing
  • Analyze computer systems or programs and document test scenarios/plans which would validate expected system/software behavior
  • Construct and execute Manual tests through a Behavior-Driven-Development (BDD) approach with Cucumber syntax
  • Design QA framework & processes within a software development engineering team
  • Provide support across multiple projects to ensure high-quality software releases
  • Work to quickly become well-versed in the engineering teams product/domain space
  • Provide input on requirements from the perspective of an end-user subject matter expert
  • Produce qualitative and quantitative reporting to stakeholders including but not limited to: test coverage, test execution progress, bug counts, bug trends
  • Coordinate and collaborate with 3rd party vendors and QA counterparts
  • Ensure quality is consistent across all projects and is represented during project planning, development, and launches
  • Work closely & effectively with team members and key projects stakeholders, including research, design, product management, and engineering
  • Work closely with Engineering Stakeholders to support daily release efforts
  • Monitor/Audit Test Runs, with particular focus on failed runs; debugging findings, and ensuring bugs are captured completely and actionable to Engineering partners
  • Effectively manage schedule to regularly attend meetings and deliver on accountable work
  • Volunteer to take on initiatives and mitigation of issues which are ancillary to role & airQA
  • Accessibility Evangelism: Collaborate with design, product and engineering to help them efficiently reproduce and resolve a11y bugs
  • Drive Platform Compliance: Help ensure WCAG 2.0 guidelines are being met across all platforms through rigorous manual testing
  • Screen reader expertise with JAWS/NVDA, as well as Dragon, and built in accessibility tools on both Android andiOS
  • Experience with both web and mobile testing
  • Knowledge of user requirements for people with disabilities


Qualified candidates will be invited to do a screening interview with the Braintrust staff. We will answer your questions about the project, and our platform.  If we determine it is the right fit for both parties, we'll invite you to join the platform and create a profile to apply directly for this project.  

C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. But if you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around your consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.  

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.