Senior Android QA Engineer

Epic

Redwood City, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering QA
  • Post Date: 04/29/2021
  • Website: getepic.com
  • Company Address: 702 Marshall Street Suite 280, Redwood City, CA, 94063

About Epic

Epic! opens the doors to a new world of reading for kids 12 and under by providing an unlimited selection of eBooks that can be instantly discovered, read and shared with friends. Personalized for each individual reader, Epic! is the only place to access thousands of high quality, curated children's books without the need to purchase or download them one by one.

Job Description

Designed for unlimited discovery and unmatched safety, Epic is the leading digital library for kids. With tens of thousands of high-quality books, audiobooks, and videos from the world’s best publishers, every year millions of kids read, learn and explore on Epic.

To learn more about our vision to unlock the potential of every child, visit us at www.getepic.com.

About the job

The Senior Android QA Engineer will create test plans and processes for backend tests. They work closely with Engineering, Product & Design to understand requirements. The overall goal is to improve the quality of our Android products with continuous regression and exploratory testing.

What you will be doing

  • Write test cases for new features.
  • Debug issues using various tools (dev tools, Charles Proxy, etc).
  • Routinely generate and communicate project QA test status reports.
  • Create fully detailed bug reports.
  • Review product backlog and understand the roadmap to determine QA priority while providing feedback.

 What you should have

  • 4+ years of experience testing high-volume consumer mobile applications.
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, automation, and processes.
  • Experience working with a bug tracking software.
  • Knowledge of developer tools, like Charles Proxy, Android Studio, and ADB.
  • Familiarity in Agile/Scrum development environment.
  • Organizational skills to set, track and meet deadlines to deliver high quality deliverables.
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and shifting priorities and be responsible for the execution of project tasks in a high- pressure environment.
  • Experience diagnosing, reporting, tracking, and resolving issues.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills both in person and Slack.
  • Ability to work closely with teams of engineers, designers, product managers and other cross functional teams.
  • Passion for learning new feature areas, tools and platforms.
  • Is innovative, can simplify, and has relentlessly high standards.

Nice to haves

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field preferred.
  • Ability to run automated tests.
  • Previously worked with payments using Android pay as well as stripe integration.
  • Understanding of automation tools like Selenium WebDriver or other Automation tools.
  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus.

Benefits

  • Full medical, dental and vision coverage
  • 401(k) plan
  • Take as you need vacation 
  • Home office stipend
  • Lifestyle allowance 
  • In office perks (virtual for now)
  • Unlimited access to our product!

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