Manual testing of cloud platform's desktop client

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Job Description

Summary: Follow test script spreadsheet to manually test the Mac desktop component of a cloud backup and collaboration platform.

The contractor will need to download the OSX desktop app, install it, and run tests as described in a Google Docs spreadsheet.

Skills needed:
=> Prior software QA experience, experience working with software development teams
=> Comfortable with OSX, should own a reasonably recent Intel Mac
=> A good grasp of English, and an ability to extrapolate and piece together workflows from limited instructions
=> Basic Unix command-line experience

On successfully completing this project, the Google Doc should be populated with verified pass/fail results, and notes where any deviations from the expected were noticed.

This is not a one-time project. The right person could be called on to perform test runs during development and release cycles multiple times, as required.

On starting, the contractor should be capable of completing the task in 3-5 hours. Note that a ~6GB download of sample projects is required in order to start testing.