Software Quality Engineer at Codecademy | Powderkeg

**We are NYC based, but remote friendly unless specified. **

Hello, World! Codecademy is on a mission to build inspiring careers in technology through engaging, accessible, and interactive online coding education.

Our learners have gone on to start new jobs, launch new companies, and lead new lives thanks to their work with Codecademy, and our platform has transformed the way businesses develop and retain their teams.

Since 2011, our team has grown to over 200 employees serving 50+ million learners from 190+ countries. We’ve raised over $82M in venture capital funding from top investors including Prosus, Owl Ventures, Union Square Ventures, Y Combinator, and more--which gives us the capital to get stuff done in an impactful way.

Join us to help build a business that empowers tens of millions of people to lead better lives!

We are seeking a talented QA Engineer to join our team. If you are passionate about ensuring the quality of cutting-edge interactive education systems, we want to hear from you.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • As a QA Engineer, you will play a key role in testing and validating Codecademy solutions. You will work closely with cross-functional teams of engineers, data scientists, and product managers to ensure the reliability and performance of our applications.
  • Lead QA efforts to deliver across the entire app life cycle –concept, design, build, deploy, test using leading-edge automation frameworks such as Selenium, Cucumber and API Testing
  • Build reusable prototypes with out-of-the-box thinking
  • Working along with different squads to create and maintain a robust QA framework.
  • Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in different Automation frameworks.
  • Gathering requirements, automation design, technical leadership, support API automation capabilities.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

  • 6+ years of overall Testing experience in Product development organization, preferably in testing AI or machine learning applications.
  • Strong understanding of software testing principles and methodologies.
  • Experience with test automation tools and frameworks (e.g., Cypress, Selenium, JUnit, TestNG).
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • Experience in Developing, Create, prioritize, and organize test cases into logical suites for execution for Web/mobile applications
  • Familiarity with defect tracking systems and test management tools
  • Experience with code versioning tools, preferably Git (Github, Gitlab etc.) and the feature branch workflow
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment

Check out our Engineering Values matrix on our Github here.

At Codecademy, we are committed to teaching people the skills they need to upgrade their careers. Codecademy aims to educate a richly diverse demographic of users with our product and in order to accomplish this, we believe our team should reflect that rich diversity. Our company celebrates diversity in all of its forms-- race, gender, color, national origin, marital status, sexuality, religion, veteran status, age, ability, disability status-- and works to create an inclusive workplace where people of all backgrounds and beliefs are empowered to better their futures.


Equal Employment Opportunity

At Codecademy, we are committed to teaching people the skills they need to upgrade their careers. Codecademy aims to educate a richly diverse demographic of learners with our product and in order to accomplish this, we believe our team should reflect that rich diversity. Our company celebrates diversity in all of its forms-- race, gender, color, national origin, marital status, sexuality, religion, veteran status, age, ability, disability status-- and works to create an inclusive workplace where people of all backgrounds and beliefs are empowered to better their futures.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Software Quality Engineer
  • Company
    Codecademy
  • Location
    Remote
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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