Senior QA/Automation Engineer

Boston, Massachusetts
Full Time

Who we are

Who we are Stavvy is transforming how business is conducted remotely by making complex legal and financial transactions easier, safer, and more accessible to all. Whether we are working to enable title companies to facilitate remote closings in a safe way, better connecting lenders with the businesses they use during the home buying process, or building the next set of tools for the platform, Stavviators (our employees) are disruptors at heart. Our team is constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to simplify life's defining moments. If you want to help power the paperless revolution, join us at Stavvy! In the Automation/Quality Engineer role, you will be an integral part of the engineering team responsible for steering release initiatives with other engineers on the team.

What you'll do

  • Influence the building of software before it’s built
  • Responsible for evaluating the state of pre-production environmentsInfluence production release decisions
  • Create new manual test procedures and documentation
  • Maintain and grow existing test procedures and scripts
  • Partner with the engineering organization to ensure new and existing features are delivered with the highest quality standards
  • Work with the the Quality Team to determine effective processes for catching bugs
  • Develop strategies that maintain automated scripts against an ever-changing software platform by partnering with the Product Engineering Team
  • Ease into developing automated testing scripts to execute the manual test procedures

Who you are

  • 4+ years of experience providing manual quality assurance and a willingness to learn how to automate existing manual tests
  • Knowledgeable at performing manual tests and documenting findings in a clear and reproducible format
  • Experience writing UI and REST API manual and/or automated tests
  • Experience testing modern web apps using tools like Postman, browser developer tools, etc.
  • Experience working with Github/Gitlab, Jira, modern code editors, and testing software
  • Interested in establishing company-wide engineering processes
  • Understanding of Playwright or another test automation framework (nice to have)
  • Prior experience in a start-up or agile environment (nice to have)
  • Experience using performance testing frameworks (Gatling, Locust, k6, JMeter, etc.) (nice to have)

What we offer

  • Fully Covered Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Equity 
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Paid Holidays 
  • 401K
  • Employer sponsored Commuter Benefits for local employees
  • Office centrally located in Boston’s financial district
  • Paid Parental, Medical & Military Leave
  • Competitive salary and generous stock options
  • Core values-based leadership
  • Endless opportunities to learn and take on new responsibilities in a fast-paced, growth-mode startup

If this sounds like a company you would like to join and a role you would thrive in, please don’t hold back from applying! Stavvy is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal laws, rules, or regulations.