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QA Engineer



Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
New York, NY, USA · San Francisco, CA, USA · San Francisco, CA, USA · Oregon, USA
Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2024

✍🏽 About Writer

AI your people will love. That's our vision, and it contains multitudes :-)


your people

will love.

We're filling a big need for generative AI built ground-up for the needs of enterprises and embraced by their teams. As generative AI became a board-level initiative almost overnight for most enterprises, our market matured dramatically and we benefit from that tailwind. Our product is highly differentiated, our roadmap is transformative, and our customers are happy and vocal.

📐 About this role

With Writer, you'll be working closely with the product and the engineering team to ship a product that tens of thousands of people rely on every day.

As a QA engineer, you’ll be working on key parts of the QA process and defining key quality KPIs and metrics for the product. You'll drive testing efforts and lead our automation strategies, and we'll look to you for leadership on maintaining the highest bar of quality possible for all releases.

This role reports to the Head of QA Engineering.

🦸🏻‍♀️ Your responsibilities

  • Design, develop, maintain and execute functional, regression, integration, and end-to-end tests

  • Perform automated and manual testing efforts for Writer and our extensions/integrations

  • Maintain and improve automation frameworks

  • Proficient in troubleshooting, QA process, quality management tools, and methodologies;

  • Conduct operational and performance tests to confirm that the environment meets functional requirements, user expectations, and performance specifications.

  • Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner.

  • Ability to take initiative on assigned projects/tasks.

⭐️ Is this you?

  • BS in Computer Science, Math, or Engineering

  • 4+ years of QA engineering experience

  • Professional SaaS expereince (b2b) ; specifically working on customer and user-facing test experience

  • Hands-on experience crafting test strategies, test plans, and test cases

  • Experience with UI automation frameworks

  • Experience with test automation/hands-on coding using Selenium and Java, or Cypress and JavaScript.

  • Experienced in building code based automation frameworks

  • Efficient in effort estimation, planning, prioritization and time management

  • Proactive communication skills, both sync and async

  • Flexible and positive

  • Ability to work autonomously with minimal direction

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🍩 Benefits

Benefits & perks

  • Generous PTO, plus company holidays

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your family

  • Paid parental leave for all parents (12 weeks)

  • Fertility and family planning support

  • Early-detection cancer testing through Galleri

  • Flexible spending account and dependent FSA options

  • Health savings account for eligible plans with company contribution

  • Annual work-life stipends for:

    • Home office setup, cell phone, internet

    • Wellness stipend for gym, massage/chiropractor, personal training, etc.

    • Learning and development stipend

  • Company-wide off-sites and team off-sites

  • Competitive compensation, company stock options and 401k

Writer is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity. We don't make hiring or employment decisions based on race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal law. Under the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.