Senior QA Engineer

AppNeta
Remote Regions

Canada

United States

Remote (Canada) +1
Vancouver, BC

We’re seeking an experienced, insightful Senior QA Engineer with an obsession for customer experience, to drive a strong quality assurance practice on a team of passionate engineers. Our ideal engineer has an interest in and understanding of application performance, with experience testing and verifying applications with high data sensitivity. Working embedded in a team of developers should be comfortable and desirable.


What’s in it for you? 

  • Exposure to large distributed system
  • Solving complex horizontal scaling problems
  • Remote first environment with monthly work from home allowances
  • Thorough employee onboarding and training
  • Quarterly and annual bonuses
  • Generous family leave
  • Unlimited vacation and every other Friday off


What you’ll be doing

  • Understand the different use cases of the application, and represent the customer’s view in the team;
  • Build and implement test plans with prioritized test cases that are driven by a deep understanding of how the solution is built and used by end users 
  • Execute functional, performance and regression testing
  • Take responsibility for ensuring the delivery meets quality standards 
  • Track and manage defects found during testing
  • Support, extend and optimize existing testing solutions
  • Collaborate closely with the team to identify the optimal way to cover new functionality with automated tests - to be implemented by the Test Automation Engineers
  • Manage your tasks according to project deadlines, team priorities and risks


What you’ll bring to the table

  • Solid understanding of networking (e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, BGP, etc) and “how the web works”
  • User-level Experience with Unix/Linux systems (e.g. search logs, understand networking configurations, etc.)
  • An understanding of application performance monitoring techniques
  • Demonstrable ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly
  • A self-starter who is able to work independently, meet project deadlines, and clearly communicate risks.
  • Experience testing Cloud native systems at a large scale


Bonus points if you have these skills or experiences

  • Experience testing SaaS applications


Let’s start a conversation

Candidates rarely meet every single job requirement, and we know there are many skills and backgrounds that will contribute to success in this role.


If this role looks like a great next step for you, please apply… even if you can’t “check every box” we’d love to hear from you.


Benefits for you and the ones you love

We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Generous paid maternity and paternity leave
  • 401k plan (US)
  • Pet Insurance (US)


About AppNeta

AppNeta is the only network performance monitoring solution that delivers visibility into the end user experience of any application, from any location, at any time. With AppNeta’s SaaS-based solution, IT and Network Ops teams at large, distributed enterprises can quickly pinpoint issues that affect network and business-critical cloud application performance, regardless of where they occur. AppNeta is trusted by some of the biggest Fortune 1000 companies, including 3 out of the 5 largest corporations in the world, as well as 4 out of the 5 largest cloud providers.

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