Senior QA Engineer

The RealReal   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


5 - 7 years

Posted 175 days ago

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The RealReal is leading the way in authenticated luxury consignment, online and in real life at our brick and mortar locations. Founded in 2011, we’re growing fast and fundamentally changing the way people buy and sell luxury — a multi-billion dollar industry. With a team of in-house experts who inspect every item we sell, our commitment to authenticity sets us apart and creates a foundation of trust with shoppers and consignors. Our mission to extend the lifecycle of luxury items is leading innovation in sustainable fashion. We’re proud to promote the circular economy and to be the first luxury member of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s prestigious CE100 USA.

Employees at The RealReal are dedicated, collaborative and innovative, and we’re looking for exceptional talent to join our team. Build your career with us and enjoy 401K matching, health, dental and vision insurance, commuter flex spending, healthcare flex spending, generous PTO, a mother’s room, flexible work hours and Friday bagels!

We are looking for a stellar and hands-on Sr QA Engineer! This person reports to the Director of Engineering.

The right candidate should have prior experience testing consumer-facing applications, knowledge testing web applications on various browsers, devices and form factors and be open to working on all aspects of testing including manual and automation verification, load and performance testing.

This position can sit in San Francisco HQ or New York (Midtown).


  • Review product architectures and provide feedback on systemic qualities before development cycle starts.
  • Participate, Review and Approve testing strategies.
  • Work closely with product and development teams to review features, identify test cases and regression.
  • Perform QA testing per the test documentation including regression testing, system testing, and black box testing of new applications and enhancements/modifications of existing applications; update test documentation with information gathered during QA testing
  • Able to scope testing effectively, balancing testing requirements against product release schedules.
  • Capable for reporting, prioritizing and evaluation of software bug.
  • Reproducing and troubleshooting the bug with developer


  • 5+ Year Experience with manual and automation testing.
  • We are a fast-paced startup and follow a continuous delivery practice, the candidate needs to be comfortable supporting testing needs for multiple releases every week
  • Knowledge of Selenium is preferred. Experience with Ruby on Rails and Elixir a plus