Quality Assurance Tester (Mortgage Lending)

CIVIC Redondo Beach, California


Founded in 2014 by it’s parent companies Wedgewood Inc. and HMC Assets LLC, CIVIC Financial Services is a well-capitalized lending-arm of the Wedgewood Companies.  CIVIC is a fast growing lender and plays a critical role in the vertically integrated real estate company located in North Redondo Beach.  Wedgewood is a buyer of distressed residential real estate and has completed more than 25,000 fix and flip transactions since its inception.  CIVIC was started to provide synergistic opportunities within the company and to fund business purpose and residential investment loans for real estate buyers and investors. 

The QA Tester will assess software quality through manual and automated testing. The Tester will be responsible for finding and reporting bugs and glitches.

In this role, the QAT should have a keen eye for detail and excellent communication skills. Must be competent in executing test cases and be passionate about quality.

Ultimately, you will ensure that our products, applications and systems work correctly.

What you'll do:
  • Review and analyze system specifications
  • Create test plans
  • Collaborate with Sr. Business Analysts to develop effective strategies and test plans
  • Create and Execute test cases (manual or automated) and analyze results
  • Evaluate product code according to specifications
  • Create logs to document testing phases and defects
  • Report bugs and errors to development teams
  • Help troubleshoot issues
  • Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle
What you'll need:
  • 3+ years of experience
  • Mortgage background minimum of 2 years
  • Experience in creating test cases and plans
  • Working knowledge of SQL and Excel
  • Automated testing tools a plus
  • Encompass experience is a plus
  • 2 – 4 years of experience in software testing
  • Attention to Detail
  • Initiative
  • Technical Capacity
  • Organizational Skills
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Highly self-motivated and disciplined
  • Personal qualities include good communication and writing skills, the ability to think abstractly, and good problem-solving skills.
What's in it for you:
Wedgewood offers our team members a competitive compensation, 401K, and traditional benefits like medical, dental, and vision.  We also have many additional perks:
• Company Sponsored Outings: Past events have included sporting events, happy hours, parking lot BBQs, bowling and bocce ball tournaments, office theme parties, and more.
• In-house Investment Programs: Participate in the growth and profitability of the company through our in-house investment programs. We also offer home ownership & loan programs.
• Contribute to Your Community: Through our volunteer service, sustainable initiatives, charitable giving, and work with local universities, Wedgewood provides opportunities throughout the year for its employees to give back to the community for the greater good.
Wedgewood occupies 50,000 square feet in a state of the art headquarters in Redondo Beach, California and was named Company of the Year by the city in 2015. We also have multiple locations around the country. Wedgewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Company: Civic Financial Services