QA Specialist

About Us

KiwiCo is an innovative eCommerce company that sparks kids creativity and curiosity through offline and online materials and inspiration. We offer kids a delightful, engaging way to explore, create, and learn; and arm them with the creative confidence and tools to change the world. Our core offering is a subscription service that delivers hands-on projects to kids of all ages. We also have an online store and a content hub for families. We take great pride and ownership in the products and experiences we design and in the community of parents and kids we serve. Our office is located in Mountain View, within walking distance to the Caltrain station. Currently, we are working remotely. As guidelines permit, we will move to our plan of hybrid, remote/in-office work.


Role and Responsibilities:

We continue to build out our technology team and are currently looking for a QA Specialist interested in contributing to growing and scaling a successful startup - where you will have a real impact on the business and technology. You will work with our engineering, product management, marketing, and design teams to help deliver a great user experience across all aspects of KiwiCo's digital presence. Working with a small team using Agile development process, you will be bringing products to life and help test new features across all areas of our product. You will test, validate, and develop experiences that will delight our customers. You can expect to participate in all aspects of the product life-cycle.


Required Qualifications

  • Team player with infectious positive energy, great initiative, a get-it-done attitude, and will work side by side with the development team
  • You must have a strong desire to learn and improve, thrive in ambiguity and love a rapid pace
  • Familiarity with Agile Software Development Methodologies
  • Experience with web-based application testing
  • Experience with automated testing tools or equivalent automation skills
  • Defines problems, collects data, establishes facts, draws valid conclusions, and provides solutions
  • Identifies, communicates, and escalates issues as required
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize tasks and quickly adjust in a rapidly changing environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in a computer-related field, engineering, mathematics, or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of Application Integration
  • Knowledge of Postman, TestCraft/Selenium, and other similar testing tools
  • Familiarity with JavaScript and SQL to allow for defect triaging and automation
  • Desire to learn new technologies
  • eCommerce experience
  • Startup experience
  • Passionate about delivering innovative, delightful, and enriching products and experiences for kids


If youre passionate about delivering innovative, delightful, and enriching products and experiences for kids, wed love to hear from you.


Diversity

KiwiCo is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Individuals seeking employment at KiwiCo are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected category.

Company
KiwiCo
Posted
10/02/2021
Salary Range
$59,000.00 - 101,000.00
per Year
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Location
Mountain View, CA 94035, US
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