Automation Tester: US Tech Firm/New Technology/Machine Learning

  • TEKsystems, Inc
  • Posted: 14/07/2022
  • Job Snapshot

    Location:
    Hong Kong Central
    Employment Type:
    Permanent
    Job ID:
    533402

    Job Summary


    We are currently supporting an American Tech Company in scaling their Quality Engineering team in APAC -- this company is one of the largest, most well-known Technology Firms in the world.
    We are looking to bring in multiple QA/Test Analysts to help support their voice assistance platform's translation/localization into Korean (used by 400 million people) which is currently being used by millions of people globally. This role sits in Hong Kong.
    This role will be a junior/intermediate level QA position in Hong Kong -- there will be options for training/upskilling for candidates with little to no IT experience who are interested in automation and software development! There will also be exposure to AI/machine learning. This role would be focused on helping to customize the US/English version of this application to serve local markets in HK/China. This team works closely with offices in Hong Kong, Japan, Spain, and their R&D team in Silicon Valley.
    This team is primarily responsible for making the voice assistance platform the best worldwide digital assistant. They engineer it and other cloud-based services for international markets. Teaching it how to understand and speak new languages is the main goal of this team, together with designing and implementing a highly locally customized experience for users.
    We are seeking a highly motivated software quality engineer to help us ship world-class products to our international customers. We are looking for highly versatile, energetic individuals to play a key role in shipping superior, best-in-class products. Our team works in a fast-paced environment interacting with translators, software engineers and project managers. We are responsible for qualifying a variety of software products through manual and automated testing.
    There is significant opportunity for internal growth and lots of flexibility for career development -- and best of all only 2 rounds of interview! Extremely competitive benefits with an attractive overall package too.
    QA Qualifications
    Native Cantonese and/or Thai
    Coming from IT background.
    Strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.
    Self-driven, with the flexibility to work on multiple projects with tight deadlines.
    Excellent team player with a meticulous attitude and attention to details.
    Ideal candidate would have some real-world quality automation or software development experience.
    Ideal candidate would have some linguistics experience.
    Enthusiasm for user-focused design, high-quality technology, and products.
    QA Responsibilities
    Meeting with the software design team to discuss verification protocols.
    Identifying software application weaknesses and target areas.
    Perform manual localization testing on software, print documents, help and hardware while identifying linguistic and international functionality issues.
    Report issues found, provide pertinent information, and follow solutions to their conclusion.
    Identify areas of improvement in existing tools and processes and address those issues with innovative solutions.
    Work cross-functionally with international software quality centers, engineering teams, translators, and project managers to ensure delivery of world-class products to our international customers.
    Successful candidates will be proactive, able to work independently and collaborate with many stakeholders on numerous concurrent projects