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Jr. QA Engineer

Machobear

Machobear

Quality Assurance
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2024

Machobear Studio is seeking a Junior QA Engineer to join our dynamic team! In this role, you will collaborate closely with our developers to ensure our product is bug-free. We are looking for someone passionate about QA, experienced in both manual and automated testing, with a keen eye for detail.

Who Are We?

Machobear Studios is an established tech start-up based in Vancouver. We are the creators of liv.rent, a platform that connects tenants with landlords (check us out at www.liv.rent and in the App store!). Our mission is to build a trusted rental community and eliminate the stress and uncertainty of renting.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Collaborate with team to outline and document required test cases
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to build and customize automated Functional, API, Acceptance, Unit and Load tests.
  • Monitor and guide issues and software bugs life cycle
  • Communicate test results and progress to stakeholders and team members

What You Bring Us:

  • 1+ years experience testing APIs, JS applications, and single page applications (SPA)
  • 1+ years experience with manual and automation testing
  • 1+ years experience working in JavaScript
  • Experience with Selenium or Playwright
  • Have a passion for finding bugs and pointing them out to developers
  • BSc in Computer Science or BASc in Computer/Software Engineering or a post-secondary diploma/certificate of two years in computing and software development or relevant experience
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 1-2 web applications
  • Team player with strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
  • Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum process

Bonuses:

  • Experience working with other mobile development platforms (iOS, Android, Windows, etc
  • Experience working with backend technologies including LAMP, MySQL/MariaDB, NodeJS, and GraphQL/ElasticSearch
  • Experience working with cloud providers like AWS and GCP and containerized applications
  • Experience with analyzing and optimizing page performance and load times
  • Interest and/or experience in security, specifically with penetration testing

What To Expect:

  • Join a passionate and creative team that learns, collaborates, and succeeds together
  • Refuel throughout the day with our fully stocked kitchen - we’ve got great coffee, lots of snacks, and beer on tap
  • Work in a bright and spacious open office space, with great natural lighting along the Vancouver Seawall.
  • Bring your dog to work – we welcome all four-legged friends in our office
  • Transit-accessible location, with plenty of great restaurants and cafes nearby
  • We like to have fun! Join us for fun events, lunches and patio time