Agile Quality Assurance Specialist

Information Technology  /  CAREERS
  • Req No: 2018-1453

  • Type: Regular Full-Time

  • Location: Kansas City, MO USA


Who we are:

Spring Venture Group is one of the fastest-growing insurance distribution technologies companies in the Midwest. We’ve engineered a win-win value proposition that combines data science, marketing, analytics, sales, and technology to deliver real value to our clients every single day. We hire great people to do great work, have fun, and solve problems.


What we want:

The Agile Quality Assurance Specialist is responsible for ensuring the productivity of Spring Venture Group’s employees by defining testing that needs to be executed prior to deployment of system into production. Our ideal candidate is interested in not only the quality of the final product, but also all the intermediate work products. We are looking for someone who is challenged by an opportunity to reduce the number of problems introduced in software and reduce the cost of correcting them.


  • Collaborate with business owners, operations and developers to define functional test cases.
  • Work with developers to ensure that defined test cases are correctly developed and executed in an automated manner as part of each build.
  • Support Product Delivery leadership in tracking quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts.
  • Work with Product Delivery leadership in triaging and tracking production defects.
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies.
  • Execute manual testing where it is not feasible to execute automated testing.
  • Work effectively as a team member with other members of management.


  • You are self-motivated individual that loves solving problems.
  • You have experience with front-end, API, web services (preferably REST) testing.
  • You have experience with test automation and continuous integration.
  • You have proven success in contributing to a fast-paced, Agile team environment.
  • You possess leadership and great communication skills.
  • You collaborate well with product owners, operations staff and software engineers.
  • You work closely with leadership in tracking quality assurance metrics, like defect densities, defect counts and root cause analysis.
  • You stay up-to-date with new testing tools and testing strategies.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a Quality Assurance role
  • All members of our team must exemplify the desired culture and philosophies of the organization and be able to work effectively with members of various departments.

 Must be authorized to work legally within the US. H-1B Sponsorship is not available for this position. Spring Venture Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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