Senior QA Contractor

Employer
Upside
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
We are ambitious, well-funded, and plan to change a $1 trillion-dollar global industry. This is no ordinary startup. We've brought on some of the most passionate, intelligent, and seasoned founding team members on the planet. We are building a product that will innovate business travel, delivering the cost savings that companies demand and a new level of great incentives that business travelers deserve. ABOUT YOUYou have 5+ years experience testing desktop and responsive web apps and native mobile apps.You prefer an Agile process and working on a cross-functional team.You are well versed in Jira and Testrail or other similar ticketing and testing tools.You have experience creating comprehensive test scenarios/data at multiple levels - feature level, integration, E2E and providing accurate LOE estimationsYou have experience with manual testing methodologies of complex workflow systemsYou are someone who prides themselves on your thoroughness. The buck stops with you.ABOUT THE GIGCollaborate within a cross functional scrum team to provide input on requirements, design, estimation and testing approach at the feature and story levelWork with product and engineering to ensure the scope of tests is comprehensive and to mitigate defects prior to testingWrite and contribute to manual test plansHelp create test data sets which fully exercise data validation and end-to-end system functionalityABOUT ENGINEERING AT UPSIDEWe love to ship. We're completely on the CI/CD train, shipping code multiple times a day. We've developed a clustered container environment in AWS using Docker and Kubernetes to manage dozens of microservices written primarily in Node and Go. Our web frontend is in written Angular and we're building native iOS and Android apps that take full advantage of the powerful platforms they run on. ABOUT USWe are a team of no-nonsense risk-takers that thrive in our low structure, high expectations culture. We are positive, passionate, playful, and always pushing to be better. Our team is a hodgepodge of challenge seekers, travel gurus, startup junkies, and data-miners who see the big picture.YOU WANT TO TALK TO US IF You are motivated by disrupting the norm.. You have a great sense of humor and take your profession seriously, but not yourself.. Your entrepreneurial spirit drives your bias for action.. You are all about constructive feedback - you can dish it out and you can take it.. You thrive in the frenetic energy of a startup.WHAT WE OFFER. Competitive salary + equity . Full health, vision, and dental coverage. 401K plan . Open paid time off . Impromptu Nerf gun battles