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QA Specialist

Product Curation

The QA Specialist ensures that Bonanza’s digital products meet our standards of utility, usability, and performance. This role reports to the Product Manager and is responsible for developing and managing test processes, investigating and tracking bugs, and contributing to the overall quality and success of our websites and applications. This role coordinates with many different stakeholders, and requires great communication skills, attention to detail, and follow through.

Job Description

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products
  • Create detailed, comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Plan, prioritize, and coordinate testing activities
  • Identify, record, and thoroughly track bugs
  • Monitor debugging process results
  • Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents
  • Provide timely, actionable feedback to designers and developers
  • Collaborate in product design activities and uncover ideas for improving user experience
  • Initiate QA process improvements and expand your role as our company grows

Areas of focus:

  • Weekly testing high-value pages, user flows, and emails
  • Monthly testing of fixes implemented during Bug Bash
  • Regular review and testing of new features during pull request process
  • Monitor bug reports in Slack and Jira and prioritize fixes
  • Monitor product quality across platforms, browsers, and devices
  • Maintain and improve automated testing solutions

Job Requirements

  • 2–5 years experience in Quality Assurance or a similar field
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to understand company goals and priorities, and align decisions with them
  • Ability to identify problems and propose actionable solutions
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and meet deadlines on time
  • Ability to initiate tasks and work independently
  • Experience working in a software design and development process
  • Experience writing clear, concise and comprehensive bug reports
  • Experience working with automated testing tools
  • Experience working with GitHub, issue tracking tools, and web analytics tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • SQL and scripting experience is a plus
  • Hands-on programming experience is a plus

Job Benefits

Bonanza is an marketplace that empowers more than 30,000 entrepreneurs to run an own online business, minus the busywork. These entrepreneurs are passionate enough to have voted us the #1 “Most Recommended" marketplace (over eBay, Amazon, and Etsy) in the biggest survey of online sellers. In addition to running the marketplace, our team builds applications that solve productivity problems related to code review, performance analysis, note-taking and todos, and image processing.

Bonanza is a product-first company that fosters an environment optimized for happiness and throughput. We provide a working environment where you will virtually never be interrupted by meetings, and where you will be given access to the best hardware available. Because your productivity should never constrained for lack of resources, we also offer a thoughtfully constructed collection of perks that stands apart from our competitors:


  • Fast growing and profitable company
  • Vacation benefits and paid holidays
  • Fully paid health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) and stock options
  • Paid parental leave
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • "Work from home Wednesday" - every Wednesday we get to work from home, a coffee shop, or even the office, if that's your bag.
  • "Freedom February" - every February, you can work remotely from a tropical paradise or the comfort of your own home.
  • Five bonus days off (not counted as vacation) in February to enjoy your vacation or staycation.
  • Twice-weekly catered lunches
  • Regular on-site full body massage
  • Work from a waterfront office in downtown Seattle (food trucks aplenty!) convenient to many bus lines
  • Full arcade room and ping pong table onsite

Beyond this generous set of perks, our commitment to our employees is that if ever they have ideas on how we can improve our benefits package to better serve our team, we will consider those ideas and try to make them happen when economically possible.

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2016 Silver Winner - Small Company of the Year

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Got a resume or cover letter that's not well suited for the format above? Drop us a line at jobs@bonanza.com.

Swag seattlebiz
Seattle Business Magazine
100 Best Companies to Work For
Swag ey
Ernst & Young
2017 Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
Swag glassdoor
Glassdoor
5.0 Employee Rating
Swag psbj
Puget Sound Business Journal
100 Fastest Growing Private Companies, 2017
Entrepreneur 360
Entrepreneur
2016 Best Places to Work
2016 best in business award
Best in Biz Awards
2016 Silver Winner - Small Company of the Year

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