Title: Desktop Technology Tester
Department:  End User Services, Quality Assurance
Reports To: WashU IT Quality Assurance Manager
Salary: $12/hour
Schedule:  up to 20 hours/week; M-F business hours
Medical School Campus – 4480 Clayton Avenue Building

Position Summary: This student tech position will support the Quality Assurance Test lab for the WashU IT department.  Responsibilities include testing medical and non-medical software across multiple operating systems, documenting test results, and assisting with lab equipment maintenance. Technologies to be tested are typically operating system (not application) specific, for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android.


  • Knowledge and an understanding of desktop and mobile technologies
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written communications skills


        • Meet basic STaRS hiring criteria – maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher
        • Ability to work well independently and as a member of team
        • Ability to quickly learn and apply new technical concepts
        • Ability to multitask
        • Excellent communication and organizational skills
        • A strong desire to learn