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Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Title
Quality Assurance Engineer
Job ID
Work From Home
Los Angeles,  CA
Other Location
Los Angeles, Seattle, San Francisco, Mountain View CA
Quality Assurance Engineer
FTE Role
Los Angeles, San Francisco, Mountain View, CA or Seattle, WA Areas Preferred

The Challenge:

We’re looking for a Quality Engineer to join our team! As a member of the Quality Engineering team, you will own end to end testing of key application features. An excellent candidate will have a passion for quality and express creative thought-leadership in all aspects testing. You will collaborate with our entire engineering organization to come up with testing strategies and plans, as well as monitoring app performance to ensure smooth delivery of new features and updates.

What you'll do:
  • Drive Quality Engineering efforts for internal and external product releases
    • Design test strategy for existing and new features
    • Build automation Strategy in adherence to a well balanced test pyramid and drive improvements to app performance, usability and hardware/software compatibility
    • Drive incident prioritization and work cross-functionally with engineering/design
    • Write and maintain automated test procedures on various frontend and backend platforms
    • Work hand in hand with Design, PM team and engineering teams to ensure quality feature delivery
  • Participate in release processes for the entire company
  • Work closely with Customer Operations, Localization, and other internal teams to triage incidents and drive resolution when necessary
  • Provide technical support to internal team members
  • Host and manage internal company test sessions and dogfooding

What you'll need:
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, adjacent fields or equivalent years of experience
  • 1+ years hand-on industry experience with manual and automated testing
  • Solid foundational skills and understanding of Object Oriented Programming
  • A solid understanding of software product life cycles
  • Hands-on experience testing applications for a variety of smartphones and tablets
  • Ability to isolate defects effectively, as well as provide specific conditions for reproducibility
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Passion for quality in mobile and/or web applications
  • Experience working in a distributed product-team environment
  • Experience with agile test tools and methodologies
  • Native automation experience with iOS, Android, or Web Platforms 
  • Experience testing iPhone applications, Android applications and web interfaces
  • Knowledge of test data analysis, statistics, and test reports
Ready to make your mark? Take the leap and apply now – your application is in good hands.

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