Software Developer (Testing and Quality Assurance) Co-op – Spring 2021

Primary Location: 6205-B Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA

Cox Communications Inc

Job Level:

Yes, 5 % of the Time


Day Job

Requisition Number:

Quality Assurance Automation Co-op -Spring 2021


The person serving in this co-op position will be working in a DevOps team to assist in analyzing current state of Quality assurance (QA) specifically with regards to automation. Periodic reviews of QA metrics will be a driving factor for strategic planning and continuous improvement. The goal is to re-evaluate our QA automation that is already in place in order to identify areas of improvement. There is also a need to create the necessary automation for some of our applications that are currently tested manually. This person will collaborate with all functions of the team but working more closely with QA engineers and Software Engineers. Additional duties will include looking at upstream systems to determine if there are automation opportunities for test data creation or other repetitive tasks.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Become acclimated with Cox custom application suite in order to understand high level function of each application.
  • Contribute in the test planning and test execution phase of the lifecycle for multiple telephony applications
  • Analyze and identify opportunities for testing automation or automation refinement
  • Participate in the analysis of application lower environment to ensure proper setup
  • Review QA outputs and metrics to identify problem areas and possible solutions
  • Actively build knowledge of current and emerging QA technologies and industry trends.

  • Qualifications

  • Full-time student pursuing an undergraduate degree in one of the following fields or related studies – Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • General knowledge of the concept of quality assurance, functional and regression testing
  • General knowledge of some object-oriented programming language(s)
  • Familiarity with the concepts of Agile and waterfall development
  • General knowledge of front end and back end test automation tools (Selenium, Cucumber, etc. )
  • Creative problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • The desire to learn and work in a collaborative team environment
  • Self-motivated with strong sense of project ownership
  • Who We Are

    About Cox Communications

    Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. We’re dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

    About Cox

    We are the Cox family of businesses. We’ve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions – Cox Communications and Cox Automotive – are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. We’re also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. We’re looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you’ll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at

    Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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