Senior QA Engineer at Mixr, Inc. in San Francisco, CA
Mixr, Inc. is a web, Facebook and mobile application publisher focused on building products that help people forge high-value relationships in new, entertaining ways.
Founded in 2007, the company has launched 18 separate applications in over a hundred countries; the most widely adopted being its SpeedDate.com service, which surpassed 20 million members in April 2012.
Mixr's patented, real-time people discovery technology is currently being deployed in the upcoming Mixr app for iOS devices which brings real-time, group chat—in virtual, 3D-like settings—to various social game environments.----------------------------
Position: Senior QA Engineer
We are currently seeking to hire rock-star Senior QA Engineer to join our QA Team and make a significant impact quickly in our extremely agile environment. The ideal candidate must have strong prior experience as a QA Engineer. Start-up experience is important, and being able to adapt quickly to new and cutting edge technologies is a huge asset.
- Analyzing business and functional requirements
- Creating and executing test plans and test cases
- Tracking test logs, defect management, and status reporting
- Monitoring the progress of assigned tasks while proactively evaluating risks and priorities
- Interacting effectively with developers, product managers, and designers
- Troubleshooting application issues alongside developers
- Establishing, constantly improving, and following QA best practices
Qualifications and Experience:
- 3+ years of hands-on web application testing experience, including test case creation, effort estimation, and test execution
- Clear verbal and written communication skills
- Experience with Jira or comparable issue tracking system
- BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Nice to have:
- Experience as a QA Lead or hands-on Manager
- Experience with mobile applications test and techniques
- Test automation experience for either web or mobile
- Stress, load, or security testing of web applications
- Experience with scripting languages such as PHP, Bash, or Python
- Experience with Agile methodologies
We offer generous paid time off, excellent benefits, 401k, FSA plans, equity in the company, and more. We are fully stocked for your snack attack, serve catered lunches, and have many fun company events!
We are located in the heart of trendy South Park in San Francisco and super close to mass transit.