Software Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer - Austin, Texas, US

Ref: 70Thursday 18 March 2021

Role: Software Quality Engineer

Location: Austin, TX, USA

Salary: $100k - $125K

We are looking for an experienced and motivated software Quality Engineer to become an integral part of our rapidly expanding engineering organization.

What will you be working on?

In this position, you will be part of one or more software development teams (pods) and will be responsible for identifying what to test, how to test, when to test, and test. The challenges you will be faced with will be complex in nature, require intricate knowledge of the product functionality, significant exposure to the code base, and solid knowledge in Quality Engineering concepts, strategies, and tools.

Your ability to effectively test, troubleshoot, document/report issues for developers, and communicate, will be critical for the quality of the software services we provide and the resulting satisfaction of the customer base.

You will maintain direct and effective interaction with the product super-users, product management, support engineering, and software development teams.

Required qualifications

  • At least 3 years of experience in commercial software quality assurance/engineering.
  • Excellent testing and troubleshooting skills.
  • Good grasp of network technologies, API integration, and white-box testing techniques.
  • Ability to read Ruby, JS, and related languages and in-depth knowledge in SQL is essential.
  • Effective communication and rapport across the org boundaries.
  • BCS or equivalent experience.

Desirable, but not required qualifications

  • Understanding of the modern software operational environments, including GCP/AWS, Kubernetes, Docker.
  • Excellent skills in log analysis, troubleshooting DB queries, and the use of regular expressions. 
  • Experience in testing mobile applications.
  • Experience in CI/CD.
  • Background in financial systems, preferably at a new generation fin-tech company.
  • MSCS