Associate QA Engineer

Fusion is adding talented individuals to our team who are inspired by the challenge of solving business problems through the thoughtful and creative use of the latest cloud-based technologies, and who will help drive our business to its next level of success. Fusion offers a challenging work environment with unlimited opportunity for personal and professional growth. Sound interesting? Then read on!


The Role

Our Product team, which is responsible for building and the continuous expansion of the Fusion Framework®, is looking for a talented and passionate QA Engineer to support our internal QA practice and strategy. Fusion’s work environment is highly collaborative, and this role will work closely with other members of the agile development team (Business Analysts, Developers, Product Manager) as it uses industry best practices to:

  • Write test scenarios from user stories / requirements
  • Execute test scenarios in quality assurance environments
  • Log detailed defects for user stories including repeatable steps, test data required, and the environment in which defect was found
  • Contribute to the reports and metrics around software quality including number of defects per sprint, defects resolved per sprint, etc.
  • Communicate & escalate critical quality issues to leadership as necessary


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (Required)

  • Bachelor's degree in an information technology discipline (CS, IS/MIS)
  • 1-2 years of Quality Assurance professional experience or an enterprise internship in a QA role.
  • Firm grasp on the fundamentals of the SDLC, with a strong emphasis on agile testing methodologies
  • Knowledge of environment management and linking defects to environments and stories
  • Experience testing enterprise Web Applications
  • Experience testing database applications
  • Strong understanding of testing across multiple platforms, cross browsers and devices
  • Strong understanding of Component, Functional, System Integration, Regression and User Acceptance testing
  • Experience working with a Test Management / Agile Management tool to generate a Traceability Matrix (e.g. Quality Center, MS-TFS, QTest, JIRA etc.,)
  • Strong Understanding of QA methodologies, deliverables, processes
  • Ability to author test cases, test steps to produce a repeatable scalable testing plan
  • Experience in reporting, reproducing, and triaging software problems
  • Strong communication skills and experience communicating with development teams and product owners
  • Ability to estimate test schedule and report on test progress
  • Ability to be a self-starter, demonstrating the ability to work independently and collaborate with a team
  • Passionate about problem solving and working in a small team environment


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (Preferred)

  • Experience with JIRA with an emphasis on Story/Issue tracking and defect identification
  • or experience is highly desired but not required
  • Ability to write SQL Queries for a fairly complex application
  • Experience with Mobile testing
  • Exposure to Agile Development Methodologies 


About Fusion

Fusion Risk Management is recognized as the most innovative and fastest growing provider of cloud-based enterprise software for business continuity risk management, IT disaster recovery and crisis management.

The Fusion Framework® Continuity Risk Management System™ is built by industry experts and delivered on, the world's leading cloud-based application platform provided by

Fusion is transforming the industry and has been named a leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management software. 

Our customers include mid-size and large enterprise organizations up through the Fortune 50 and across industry verticals including financial services, manufacturing, energy and utilities, retail, pharmaceuticals, government and higher education.

Fusion provides world-class advisory consulting services to assist and guide our customers in building and evolving their business continuity programs.  At Fusion Risk Management, we are uniquely focused on the success of our customers and the success of their business continuity management programs.


Rolling Meadows, Illinois, United States / Chicago, Illinois, United States

To Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter to We look forward to speaking with you.

Fusion Risk Management, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Nothing in this job posting should be construed as an offer or guarantee of employment.