Quality Assurance Engineer

Join our innovative, global team using technology to transform the way the social sector engages with data. We run on passion, blending diverse skill sets and experiences with a collective mission to help organizations tackle challenges and achieve greater impact. We encourage all staff to push their own boundaries and drive the company in exciting new directions. As a social enterprise and certified B Corporation, we reinvest a majority of our profits in our growth and continued pursuit of our mission and vision.

Position Overview

As a Mobile QA Engineer, you’ll be a key member of a growing team during an exciting time of ideation and innovation. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who has a deep understanding of Mobile testing and automation frameworks, is a clear communicator across international and cross functional teams, and who is passionate about working on edtech products. This is an exciting opportunity to make a direct, tangible impact on PROMISE3’s trajectory to transform the holistic learning environment in 1,000 schools across 10 countries.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Be responsible for the quality and stability of the PROMISE3 application during different stages of the development lifecycle
  • Oversee running regression test plans on Android before every release
  • Leverage emulators and different Android devices to comprehensively test across different screen size and device specs
  • Analyze error trends to identify patterns and root cause systemic issues
  • Review any new Functional Requirements and prepare Test Plans
  • Review any Regression Testing scope and create Automation Test Plans for automation candidates
  • Implement Automation Frameworks to scale end to end QA testing under the guidance of
    Automation Lead
  • Implement and execute Component/Integration tests using standard Test Frameworks
  • Work cross-functionally with teams to provide quick, real-time feedback of issues and their resolution
  • Clearly communicate newly found issues and see them through to resolution and closure

Qualifications and Experience

 
Essential:
  • 2+ years professional experience testing, preferably with Android apps
  • Experience maintaining and updating test plans/test suites in a fast paced feature changing environment
  • Experience in various phases like Functional, Regression, System Integration Testing and UAT
  • Programming or scripting experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication across multiple channels of communication
  • Proven experience of working effectively with different teams across multiple geographies
Desirable:
  • Experience in Automation Testing with tools like Appium, Espresso, Selenium, Cucumber, QTP/UFT etc.
  • Experience using JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience testing features that are being A/B tested
  • Interest in social service work or international development
  • Product company experience

Growth Opportunities at Vera

There are several growth paths that we envision a Mobile QA Engineer can transition into depending on their interest and skill set. Below are the growth paths that we foresee:

  • Sr QA Engineer
  • Salesforce Platform Exposure

Compensation & Benefits

This is a full-time position with access to all company benefits. We take care of our employees and their families, by offering competitive benefits, such as:

Heath Care

Vera covers 100% of medical, dental, and visual plan premiums.

Student Loans

To help employees with outstanding student loans, Vera offers a Student Loan Benefit.

Paid Time Off

38 days of paid leave each year, including local and company-wide holidays and a December break.

Child Care

In addition to robust paid parental leave, Vera assists with the costs of child care.

Getaway Benefit

An annual stipend to spend on travel and physical, emotional, and mental well-being.

Phantom Equity

All staff participate in Vera’s phantom equity plan.

Retirement

Vera offers a retirement plan and contribution matching to all of its staff.

Sick Leave

We do not cap sick leave. If you’re sick, we hope you get better!

How to Apply

To apply, fill out the online application (attaching CV). Please contact jobs@verasolutions.org with any additional questions.

What makes Vera such a great place to work?

Our Values

In everything we do, we’re guided by our core values: Excellence, Sustainability, Teamwork, Leadership, and Impact

Our Mission

As a certified B Corporation, we meet the highest social and environmental standards in pursuit of our mission.

Our Global Team

Our wonderfully diverse team spans 5 continents and speaks more than 15 different languages.

Growth Opportunities

We are invested in and committed to making training, learning, and development one of Vera’s signature strengths.

Diversity & Inclusion

We value our culture of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We bring our full selves to work and position each other to thrive.

Rising Leaders Program

We run an annual leadership development initiative for emerging leaders at Vera.