Software Quality Assurance Interns

Trade Area Systems (TAS) makes data visualization software that helps retailers make smarter, better real estate decisions. Our roster of clients includes 7-Eleven, Family Dollar, and Hot Topic. Located in the heart of downtown Providence, TAS is a small company with big ideas, redefining an entire industry with our tools and services. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of it for this internship, and potentially beyond.

Our work environment and culture combines a high level of professionalism and serious work ethic with a casual atmosphere. TAS is a place where people know how to enjoy their work. You will be a crucial part of the quality assurance team, interfacing with our clients, and helping them to get the most out of our game-changing technology.

Core Responsibilities

• Review and analyze system specifications
• Collaborate with QA Engineers to develop effective strategies and test plans
• 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

Desired Qualifications & Skills

• Working towards a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related field
• Understand the software development lifecycle
• Experience with testing web based, GUI and mobile applications
• Exposure to Microsoft .NET development using C#
• Exposure to web development using HTML5, CSS and JavaScript
• Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
• Attention to detail
• Able to manage your time and tasks effectively and independently
• Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, particularly in a multicultural environment


• Experience with test automation tools used to test data intensive web based and n-tier
• Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
• Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing

How To Apply

Tina Dakai
Office Manager
Office:  401-272-2600 x247
Address: 1 West Exchange St., Suite 4B, Providence, RI 02903