Quality Assurance Engineer

Less than 5 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/21/18
Santa Barbara, CA
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/21/18

What’s in it for you:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Full Benefits
  • 401k
  • 20 PTO Days
  • Amazing company culture
  • Room to grow and tons of mentoring
  • Onsite Fitness Classes
  • A fully stocked break room with all kinds of snacks and goodies
  • Being a part of a growing, public SaaS company

What we are looking for:

We are hiring a Quality Assurance Engineer to contribute to our rapid product development pace.  Our Engineers work collaboratively to set the technical direction for our SaaS products, developing easy-to-use solutions for our customers.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who has a passion and commitment to quality software, loves learning new and emerging technologies, and is driven to help build a successful SaaS product used by thousands of happy businesses. We practice and value pair programming, test-driven development and test automation.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct exploratory software testing to identify areas of improvement for our web-based applications
  • Test new product features as part of our user story-driven, Agile/Scrum software development process
  • Collaborate closely with software developers to resolve issues discovered during testing
  • Coordinate across teams to ensure preparedness for each software release
  • Assist in backlog grooming for upcoming development sprints
  • Encourage and advocate team ownership of software quality

Skills & Knowledge:

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent combination of technical coursework and practical experience.
  • 2 - 5+ years experience in Accounting, Finance, Technology, or related fields.  All work experience levels in QA Engineering welcome to apply.
  • Analytical, organizational, and time-management skills with high attention to detail
  • A commitment to quality, and an enthusiasm for testing
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to collaborate with development teams and product owners

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Agile/Scrum software development process in a SaaS environment
  • Experience writing automated tests (Selenium, Ruby)
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