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QA Engineer in Haystack News

FULL_TIME

Lima
This job takes place some days from home and others at the office in: Lima
(Hybrid)
| Semi Senior | Full time | SysAdmin / DevOps / QA

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Haystack News is the leading local & world news service on Connected TVs reaching millions of users! This is a unique opportunity to work at Haystack News, one of the fastest-growing TV startups in the world. We are already preloaded on 37% of all TVs shipped in the US!

Be part of a Silicon Valley startup and work directly with the founding team. Jumpstart your career by working with Stanford & Carnegie Mellon alumni and faculty who have already been part of other successful startups in Silicon Valley.

You should join us if you're hungry to learn how Silicon Valley startups thrive, you like to ship quickly and often, love to solve challenging problems, and like working in small teams.

Job functions

  • Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate testing activities
  • Develop/execute test plans & test cases covering both manual & automated testing
  • Identify, record, document, and track bugs
  • Stay up to date with the latest testing methodologies and toolsets
  • Design and implementation of detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans
  • Assist our software developers in fixing problems, isolating bugs, and verifying solutions
  • Answer customer feedback requests and help troubleshoot customer issues.

Qualifications and requirements

  • Thorough understanding of QA processes (test case planning, documentation, requirements analysis, test automation, reporting and triage, bug reporting, regression & isolation)
  • Strong academic background (please include GPA on your application)
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and creative thinking skills
  • Experience with both black box and white box testing
  • Experience with Agile Methodologies
  • Passionate about high-quality products
  • Detail oriented
  • Works well in teams
  • Strong English communication skills

Desirable skills

  • Software Development experience (HTML/CSS/Javascript/Node JS)
  • SQL/Database experience
  • Written UI tests using native frameworks, Espresso on Android and XCUI on iOS (great to have)
  • Experience with TestCafe,Cypress, Selenium or Puppeteer (great to have)
  • Experience building test automation with tools/frameworks (e.g. Appium, Espresso, Selenium, etc.)

Conditions

  • Unlimited vacations :)
  • Travel to team's offsite events
  • 100% paid Uber rides to go to the office
  • Learn to test in multiple platforms (i.e. TV Apps)

Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Pet-friendly Pets are welcome at the premises.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Meals provided Haystack News provides free lunch and/or other kinds of meals.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply).
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Computer repairs Haystack News covers some computer repair expenses.
Commuting stipend Haystack News offers a stipend to cover some commuting costs.
Computer provided Haystack News provides a computer for your work.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Recreational areas Space for games or sports.
Vacation over legal Haystack News gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.
Parental leave over legal Haystack News offers paid parental leave over the legal minimum.

Remote work policy

Hybrid

This job takes place some days from home and others at the office in Lima (Peru).

About Haystack News

Haystack News is one of the fastest-growing companies in the connected TV space. — Haystack News's full profile

QA Engineer
Haystack News • Lima
This job takes place some days from home and others at the office in: Lima
(Hybrid)
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Requires applying in English