QA Analyst

  • Location: Chicago
  • Department: Engineering
  • Work Status: Full-time

Overview

We are Relativity. A market-leading, global tech company that equips legal professionals with a powerful platform to organize data, discover the truth, and act on it.  The U.S. Department of Justice, 198 of top 200 U.S. law firms, and more than 70 Fortune 100 companies are among our customers who trust Relativity during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects.
 
Our SaaS product, RelativityOne, has become the fastest-growing product in the company's history and we have consistently been named a great workplace. As we grow, we continue to seek individuals that will bring their whole self to our team atmosphere.
 
Join us in the transformation of the legal industry and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the practice of law and beyond.

Join our Analytics Engineering group where we specialize in Discovering the Truth faster and more efficiently.  Our suite of Analytics features allow our users to conceptually cluster documents based on meaning, not just word matching.  We also provide structure and visualization to unstructured data, allowing our users to find the most relevant data the fastest.  We leverage machine learning to train the system to find pertinent documents without the need for excessive manual intervention.  Join our team as we dive into social communication analysis, active learning/predictive coding, data visualizations, and AI solutions that will power the next generation of eDiscovery Analytics!  Our tech stack includes a Relativity Analytics Engine (RAE) written in Java and Scala, while our Relativity Analytics UI is written in JavaScript and C#.NET, powered by a MSSQL database.  Our Analytics PaaS shared service is mounted in Azure and Cloud technologies such as Docker, Rancher, and Kubernetes.

As a Quality Assurance Analyst, you will be responsible for driving customer confidence by assuring the quality of Relativity's current and future core products. The Quality Assurance Analyst works under steady direction of managers and senior team members.

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate expertise in creating thorough and organized documentation for test cases by clearly articulating test objectives, steps, and expected results 
  • Define, develop, and implement quality assurance practices, procedures, and test plans
  • Design and execute technical workflows, testing case plans, implementation points, and testing data before development is complete
  • Ability to understand, explain and execute automated tests
  • Work directly with business analysts, product managers, and software engineers to understand system requirements, use cases, and performance considerations
  • Perform regression testing to assure changes to the current release do not adversely affect previously implemented functionality
  • Carry out root cause analysis on defects to ensure causes are being addressed and fixed
  • Work with QA team members to communicate unacceptable risks to quality
  • Adhere to standard operating procedures and the collection of measures put in place to ensure consistency and improvement in the way we test software

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of the Quality Assurance discipline and testing techniques
  • Strong problem solving skills, independent thinking
  • Strong teamwork and partnering skills for cross-group collaboration
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills for technical and non-technical audiences
  • At least three years testing commercial grade systems

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related disciplines, or equivalent
  • At least 3 years providing Software Quality Assurance for commercial-grade systems and applications

About Relativity

At Relativity, we live our core values and we thrive on solving complex problems. We’re dedicated to continually improving our product and providing relentless customer service. We seek professionals that will bring their authentic and unique experiences to our teams.   We understand career choices are a big decision, and we thank you for considering Relativity.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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