Software Test Engineer 

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA / SALT LAKE CITY, UT
FULL-TIME

SpaceIQ is leading the digital transformation of the workplace with our cloud-based platform that turns facilities from cost centers into strategic business assets. SpaceIQ brings management tools and insights to help companies execute data-driven real estate decisions, increase operational excellence, and enhance employee experience.

SCOPE OF WORK:

A Software Test Engineer (STE) will be the driving force behind a comprehensive test strategy to complement our test and test automation. This is a hands-on position. You will schedule and participate in internal testing events, collaborate closely with product feature teams as they develop new features, and ensure every release happens on time without regression.

POSITION DETAILS:

  • Develop, iterate and own all testing-related documentation, including test plans, test cases/scripts, and bug reports
  • Assess the quality and associated risk for complex on-demand functionality across all SpaceIQ web and mobile applications and their back-end counterparts
  • Perform functional manual testing of new and existing features to cover all UX/business use-cases and performance tests; ensure error handling and boundary conditions work as defined in product specifications
  • Perform acceptance and integration testing on weekly builds of web and mobile application software
  • Ensure test planning, test framework, execution, and reporting is efficient, standardized, and coordinated
  • Utilize a bug tracking tool to log and track issues in the current release in testing; verify bug fixes and regression tests of other impacted features perform correctly; verify all releases before and after deployment to production
  • Work closely with product, design and engineering teams to help define quality criteria and quality metrics, and create specific use-case scripts to facilitate ad-hoc testing
  • Ensure the product, design and development teams understand test results with regard to passes, failures and tests still to be executed

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL BE/HAVE:

  • 3+ year overall QA or related experience
  • Strong understanding of SQA methodologies
  • Experience with web and mobile development and knowledge of the idiosyncrasies associated with various mobile platforms, screen resolutions, mobile OS versions, and hardware form factors
  • Experience with one or many scripting languages (Ruby, Python) and experience with automation
  • Experience with open source test tools
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Ability to use basic Unix commands
  • Have the ability to learn quickly and apply product knowledge to test planning; quickly acquire a deep understanding of the application UX, design details, logic, and dependencies
  • Superb attention to detail and ability to identify, isolate and document defects in complex software features
  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Basic knowledge or working experience with AWS  
  • Experience working with third-party APIs

CULTURE:

  • Tenacious. SpaceIQ didn’t grow overnight, we did it by working hard, and going about with a high level of integrity and transparency 
  • Resourceful. As a start up, we don’t have a ton of resources, but what we do have are great employees. We value employees who can take initiative and can be creative with solving problems 
  • R-E-S-P-E-C-T. Please have it, and treat everyone with it, whether it be your colleagues, your supervisors/employees, our prospects, our partners or our customers. Everyone at every level deserves respect 
  • Communicate. No one can read minds, please share your opinions and feedback in a respectful way 
  • Teamwork. We win as a team, and we work as a team. If your colleague needs help, do what you can to contribute

PERKS AND BENEFITS:

  • Competitive salaries & 401(k) plan
  • Medical, dental, vision & life insurance
  • Great work/life balance, and fantastic location
  • Weekly lunch and snacks/beverages
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits

 
We celebrate a diverse and an inclusive work environment, where we honor and support varying backgrounds, beliefs, and perspectives for the benefit of our business, including our employees and products. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and strive to be a place where every SpaceIQ employee feels they belong. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.