JOB OPPORTUNITY: Software Quality Assurance Specialist

We’re looking for an individual that is passionate about software QA and is self-motivated, energetic, and has a sharp eye in spotting mistakes within software applications with the ability to execute software testing solutions.


As a Software Quality Assurance Specialist, you will execute quality assurance activities to ensure that the standards and requirements of our software applications are met. You will also be responsible for identifying opportunities to improve development and QA processes. Working closely with software developers and technical support, you’ll be involved in:

- Determining time estimates and testing priorities
- Executing test plans based on hardware and software requirements and technical specifications
- Detecting hardware and software failures so that defects may be discovered and corrected
- Documenting and reporting issues; tracking issue resolution
- Participating in communicating software updates to implementation and customer support teams
- Maintaining QA and Documentation versioning


Ideal candidates have 3 years of experience in a software development environment as a tester, are exceptionally good at identifying inconsistencies and flaws within software applications, believe in personal and team accountability, and possess good skills in problem/issue identification, documentation, tracking, and resolution. Experience with automated testing tools a plus.


Cott Systems is a leader in technology solutions and services for recording, imaging, and searching public records. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Cott specializes in understanding and responding to local government information management needs by building partnerships with our customers and the public that they serve.

Our team members enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

- Paid time off (16 days the first year plus 8 holidays)
- 401K retirement plan with match
- Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans including an HRA medical plan option with a sizable yearly contribution by Cott
- Basic life & ADD insurance, and short and long-term disability at no cost

Additional benefits include tuition reimbursement, employee assistance program, voluntary life insurance, health and dependent care flexible spending accounts, flexible work arrangements, and great opportunities to grow your skills and develop yourself!


To be considered, please submit your resume in Word or PDF format, referencing SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST in the subject line of your email.

This position requires the ability to work at our Columbus, Ohio headquarters.
We are unable to sponsor candidates at this time.
Direct hire, full-time opportunity.
No contractors or third parties, please.