Quality Assurance Analyst, Ads

Job Number: R50015481

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Engineering, Technology

Location Type: Remote

Location: New York, New York ;   •   USA Remote **

Job Posting Date: December 2, 2021

**Remote: Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the recently announced AVOD platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 19 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox News is looking for a Quality Assurance Analyst who is responsible for full verification of Fox News & Fox Business Web, Mobile and OTT platforms focused on Ad Technology. In this role, you’ll be preventing errors from surfacing on the production apps by testing extensively prior to releases.

The Quality Assurance Analyst will have a background in functional testing, ad beacon verification, content management systems, video stream testing, and analytics verification. You will identify bugs, follow up on issues, communicate, track, and report on all aspects of the Fox News & Fox Business web, mobile and OTT platforms. You will report to the Director of QA and will work to ensure that the best quality product is maintained in each of our releases.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manually perform end-to-end tests on Fox News & Fox Business Web, IOS, Android & OTT platforms

  • Support existing relationships with our product, developers, engineering and QA team to troubleshoot issues 

  • Act as point of escalation for all technical ad features and troubleshooting, which includes capturing ad requests, running Charles sessions with stakeholders

  • Manually test our apps with existing test cases, validate functional testing and analytics using Charles Proxy before signing off on pre-production builds

  • Identify and follow up on issues; communicate, track, and report on all aspects of QA testing 

  • Implement, validate tests, and track problems; identify changes in pre-production and post-production code to ensure adherence to data quality based on test case requirements

  • Analyze audience engagement from system entry to exit (end-to-end testing) and track and troubleshoot issues with the developers and the QA team

  • Diagnose, isolate, and identify problems related to web, apps, ad tech, video player, and/or app failures caused by errors in pre-release software code

  • Create Quality Assurance reports on testing activities, in pre-production providing testing insights    

  • Participate in requirements gathering, maintain technical documentation, and attend scrum and technical meetings

  • Work closely with Developers, Product Managers, Project Managers, and Design to guarantee we are providing the best product

  • Identify and document process and workflow improvements for the QA team

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Experience in a technical digital role

  • Experience in 3rd party tags including VAST, VPAID, HTML, JavaScript etc. 

  • Experience and aptitude with Ads QA and troubleshooting tools and process

  • Experience writing, maintaining and executing quality assurance test cases

  • Experience in debugging bug causes

  • Experience with quality assurance testing, tools, and protocols, including Charles, Fiddler, Wireshark, Postman, JIRA, TestRail and other data QA validation systems

  • Video, Ads and Analytics testing experience

  • Knowledge of the digital advertising landscape and components of an ad stack, from OMS to Reporting

  • Fluency with ad serving technologies, including Google Ad Manager, FreeWheel, Programmatic vendors, 3rd party technologies

  • Ability to keep competing projects on track and communicate with multiple stakeholders across many levels

  • Strong knowledge in testing web, mobile Apps, and validating data

  • Strong interpersonal skills with a team player spirit

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Experience with Freewheel Ad Server

  • Familiarity with SQL and Python (or other programming languages) 

  • Automation experience

ABOUT YOU

  • You are a self-starter who can learn a workflow quickly, execute results, and can work with minimal supervision 

  • Possess strong quality assurance experience for mobile apps, and tablet devices

  • You are able to maintain a professional demeanor in all situations

  • You are able to follow and interpret instructions with a positive attitude

  • You are a team player with a can-do spirit

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands. 

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