Software Tester at Cresco Labs | Powderkeg


Cresco Labs is one of the largest public, vertically integrated, multistate operators in the cannabis industry. Our portfolio of in-house cultivated and manufactured brands features some of the highest quality, most awarded and most popular cannabis products in America. With dozens of locations nationwide, our owned and operated Sunnyside® dispensaries provide a welcoming, positive, judgement-free place to shop for anyone at any point on their cannabis journey.

Founded in 2013, Cresco Labs’ mission is to normalize and professionalize cannabis through our passionate employees. As stewards of the cannabis industry, our teams are constantly focused on supporting the needs of our fellow colleagues, consumers, customers, and communities alike. With a focus on Social Equity and Educational Development, our SEEDTM initiative ensures that our company reflects the communities in which we serve, ensuring equal opportunity for all to have the knowledge and resources to work in and own businesses in cannabis.

At Cresco Labs, we aim to revolutionize and lead the nation’s cannabis industry with a focus on quality and consistency of product, and to bring legitimacy to the industry with the highest level of integrity and professionalism.

If you’re interested in joining our mission, click the below links to join our team today!


At Cresco, we aim to lead the nation’s cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Our operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, we will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market we move in to.


As a Software Tester, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the quality and reliability of Cresco’s proprietary software products. Reporting to the VP, IT Product and working closely with the Product Management team, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to implement effective testing strategies--focusing on web application testing and participation in scrum- style refinement. This role will work remotely and be willing to travel to the corporate office in Chicago, IL approximately once or twice a year.


  • Actively engage in scrum-style refinement meetings, providing valuable input and ensuring that quality considerations are integrated into the development process
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand user stories and acceptance criteria for effective test plan creation
  • Develop and execute plans for feature, end-to-end, and regression tests
  • Test preparation activities including generating test data and configuring test environments
  • Manual testing of new features in proprietary web applications
  • Assist in the creation of automated tests for regression, build verification, unit, etc.
  • Ability to use popular API testing tools (e.g., Postman, SoapUI, JMeter)
  • Ability to review logs and telemetry data
  • Experience with using mind maps and other conceptual frameworks to instruct test strategies
  • Experience with and preference for an Agile environment


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or 2-5 years of equivalent professional experience
  • Professional judgment: i.e., makes logical, rational, and integrative decisions, and arrives at sound conclusions
  • Understand human interaction with technology
  • Maintains a completion-focused attitude and is attentive to details
  • History of demonstrating the ability to uncover the underlying causes of defects
  • Ability to work with minimal direction, in a remote work environment, while being proactive and keeping leadership informed of project statuses and related issues
  • Self-motivated willingness to learn and self-teach


Cresco Labs is proud to offer eligible employees a robust offering of benefits including, major medical, dental and vision insurance, a 401(K)-match program, FSA/HSA programs, LTD/STD options, life insurance and AD&D. We also offer eligible employees paid holidays and paid time off. Other rewards may include annual discretionary bonuses, stock options as well as participation in our employee discount program. Benefits eligibility for permanent positions may vary by full-time or part-time roles, location, or position.


In accordance with any local and state compensation laws, the estimated range of compensation is $65,000 - $70,000 [+ bonus eligible]. Final offer details and future compensation may be determined by multiple factors including but not limited to, geographic location, market compensation data, skills, experience and other relevant factors. For questions about this please discuss with your recruiter during the interview process.


  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry

Cresco Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

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Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Software Tester
  • Company
    Cresco Labs
  • Location
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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