Firstbase is building an all-in-one Company OS to help define how founders across the globe launch, manage, and grow their businesses.
We are backed by Y Combinator & our team, investors, and advisors include people from Apple, Gusto, Carta, Wise, Plaid, and many other great companies.
Firstbase.io is hiring a QA Engineer to be an important member of our small and nimble product team. You will be expected to wear many hats and help make influential product decisions.
You should obsess over delivering the best customer experience to a global market of founders, ensuring simplicity and clarity.
Our product is built using PHP, Symfony, Vue, PostgreSQL, AWS. We also use Redis, Vue Router, Vuex, Docker Compose, Docker, GitLab CI, and Graylog, and some third-party APIs like Stripe.
We use Slack, Clubhouse, Notion, Whimsical, Figma, and G Suite to collaborate and build together.
You will have the following duties
Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans and test cases
Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
Identify, record, document thoroughly, and track bugs
Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
Monitor debugging process results
Investigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutions
Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts
Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
You should meet the following requirements
2+ years of experience in a software quality assurance role at a high-growth startup
Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes
Experience in writing clear, concise, and comprehensive test plans and test cases
Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
Hands-on experience with automated testing tools, especially with Cypress
Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
Experience working in an Agile / Scrum development process
Experience with performance and / or security testing is a plus
Experience with API testing, specifically with Postman
Proficient in both oral and written English communication
Some perks you might enjoy
Competitive salary : We lean on some of the best market data to ensure that we offer the most competitive compensation.
Hybrid work environment : We work both remotely & from our offices in New York City in São Paulo optimizing for collaboration while providing flexibility to team members.
21 days of PTO + birthday off : We offer flexibility to allow people to relax and recharge whenever they need it.
Build your ideal work setup : We understand that how you work is extremely important, so we provide a stipend to set yourself up for success here at Firstbase.
Health benefits : Firstbase offers health insurance reimbursements to both US and international employees.
Learning and development : We provide a stipend together with resources to help people grow and develop in their careers.
Amazing quarterly bonus : Every team at Firstbase has a bonus structure that usually accounts for 20-25% of OTE.
Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world. Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply). Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced. Vacation over legal Firstbase.io gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.
Vacation on birthday Your birthday counts as an extra day of vacation.
Candidates can reside anywhere in the world.