Quality Assurance Tester Job Description

This Quality Assurance Tester job description template can be posted to online job forums and career pages for the recruitment of candidates. The Quality Assurance Tester job description, its requirements, and responsibilities, given in this template can be modified according to the specific need of your company.

The primary job role of a Quality Assurance Tester is to:

  • Review and analyze system specifications
  • Execute test scripts and review results
  • Report and document technical issues

Quality Assurance Tester Job Description

We are hiring a Quality Assurance (QA) Tester for assessing the quality of our developed software through manual as well as automated testing. Your responsibility would be to find and report all bugs and glitches from our software applications, products, and systems so as to ensure quality production.

In order to succeed in this role, you should be passionate about learning and implementing quality control procedures and should have a solid background in executing quality assurance tests. Secondly, you must have a keen eye for details along with excellent organizational skills. So, if you like to work in a fast-paced environment, and qualify the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.


  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or other related fields
  • Prior experience in quality assurance testing
  • Experience with SQL and test management software (e.g. Zephyr, qTest)
  • Familiarity with regression testing and Agile frameworks
  • Sound knowledge of QA methodology and project management
  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot bugs/errors as soon as they arise
  • Strong communication skills and a keen eye for details
  • An analytical mind with problem-solving attitude


  • Reviewing and analyzing system specifications
  • Executing manual as well as automated test cases and analyzing results
  • Collaborating with Quality Assurance Engineers for the purpose of developing effective test plans and strategies
  • Evaluating product code in accordance with the specifications
  • Conducting post-release or post-implementation testing
  • Identify and troubleshoot bugs as soon as they arise
  • Creating logs for documenting the testing phases and defects
  • Working with cross-functional teams for ensuring quality throughout the SDLC