ViacomCBS Summer 2021 Quality Assurance Engineer Intern, CBSN in United States
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Paid Intern
JOB LOCATION: USA
CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.
Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet, TVGuide.com, GameSpot, Last.fm, Metacritic and Chowhound.
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CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company! CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.
Our properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access / Paramount+ subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet, TVGuide.com, GameSpot, Last.fm, Metacritic and Chowhound.
Quality Assurance Engineer will work collaboratively with engineering, project management, product managers, design, business intelligence teams. Ideal candidate should have development background or education. This role will be part of CBS News digital engineering’s QA group that leads a wide array of products on Web, mobile apps, OTT apps, Smart TVs, Game Consoles and backend feeds and video streaming.
Perform detailed testing of CBS News Digital products across multiple platforms including Web, iOS app, Android and Amazon App, Roku, tvOS, AndroidTV and FireTV, Xbox, PlayStation, Vizio, LG, Tizen, Chromecast, and etc.
Work with product owners, engineers, and team stakeholders to review new features and build comprehensive test plans with QA team
Communicate clearly and frequently with all team members, partners and product owners impacted by test and troubleshooting results
Actively participate in daily standups and sprint planning, with an emphasis on optimizing testing cycles/resources with development teams to deliver shippable features
Provide regular, detailed status report on project progress, including test cases executed, bugs discovered, and bugs fixed
Create test cases and use tracking tools to file, monitor, and resolve issues
Be a vocal proponent for quality in every phase of the development process
Work closely with Software Development Engineers to understand the overall technical architecture and how each feature is implemented
This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university's guidelines
Full-time, 40 hours per week
Passion for quality assurance and desire to master emerging technologies
Knowledge of SDLC and QA methodologies
Understanding of test documentation - test plan, test case, defect, traceability matrix, etc
Knowledgeable of using test case management systems and defect-tracking tools (Jira is a plus)
Strong interpersonal and communication abilities
Excellent written and verbal communication
Great attention to detail and a results-driven approach
Initiative and self-prioritization to complete various day-to-day and long-term tasks
Ability to be a self-starter and to multitask
Intern must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or boot camp
Must be at least 18 years old
Experience with IDE, Android Studio, Xcode, ADB, curl
Network capture software knowledge, such as Charles, Fiddler, Wireshark, etc. that can be used with a wide range of mobile and OTT devices
Ability to determining issues caused client-side versus server-side
Knowledge of scripting languages and automation is a huge plus
Interest in automation testing
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