QA Analyst in SecureShoppers

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  Remote | Senior | Freelance | SysAdmin / DevOps / QA

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We are a fully remote, 13-person team. We are a life- and family-first company that seeks meaningful experiences outside of work and we endeavour to help our customers do the same.

Our mission is to build the world’s best job. We spend our time thinking about how to give a global workforce complete control of their own work life while automating the hundreds of thousands of man hours which would normally be required to manage people on this scale.

The role

Responsibilities:

  • Working with the design and backend engineering team to implement new features on the frontend
  • Making sure the web client can scale 7-10x in the next year
  • Maintaining security and stability during rapid growth
  • Help mitigate and resolve bugs / work with the customer support team to resolve frontend bugs

We want you to be an integral part of the small clients team. You'll be able to take a leading role in delivering an excellent web experience to our 1,000+ customers and our thousands of users.

Description

We are looking for:

  • A strong standard of spoken and written English
  • Enthusiasm for understanding technical ideas and explaining them clearly to other members of the team
  • Experience and skills developing web applications with Ruby on Rails
  • Experience with MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL or another relational database
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Experience with using Git or Subversion
  • An interest in test-driven development
  • Comfortable using macOS as your day-to-day operating system, or happy to learn
  • A willingness to provide technical support to the team, and occasionally customers

In order to succeed in this role you should be:

  • Experienced. You have designed and implemented entire projects not just individual stories. You have used Ruby on at least one project.
  • Curious. You aren't content with the status quo and know that we can always improve.
  • Self-directed. You can work on your own while prioritizing tasks.
  • Collaborative. You can work with others to improve a solution.
  • Empathetic. Your designs are influenced by a deep understanding of the customers' needs.
  • A strong communicator. You will proactively communicate issues and trade-offs with team members to support alignment and fast decision making.

Desirable skills

  • Prior history of open source contributions
  • Experience working in remote teams

What we offer to you

  • Remote work
  • Flexible work schedules and good work/life balance
  • Competitive pay + equity
  • Health & dental insurance
  • Parental leave
  • 3 weeks vacation
  • $300/mo towards a co-working space
  • Challenging and creative work
  • High impact and significant responsibility

Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world.

Remote work policy

Fully remote

Candidates can reside anywhere in the world.