SQA Engineer

  • Stealth Mode Startup Biotech
  • Newark, CA, USA
  • Jan 07, 2022
Full time Biotech

Job Description

High growth, pre-IPO company in stealth mode

Join a rapidly growing company that is developing ground-breaking genomics technologies that will push the boundaries in the clinical, life sciences research and therapeutic fields. We are well-funded by global top-tier investors, including venture capital firms and growth equity investors. Our team brings together unique and diverse expertise across multiple disciplines, from healthcare and life sciences, to engineering, to technology and software and beyond.  We are a collaborative group of more than 200 employees, including successful entrepreneurs, hardware and software engineers, genomics and biotechnology experts, molecular and computational biologists, software and algorithm experts, and operations and commercial leaders. Play an important role in the development and commercialization of technology and products that will accelerate our understanding of life, biology and disease and transform large industries.

We are looking for a highly motivated SQA Engineer to join our team!

How You’ll Contribute

  • Perform manual testing, execute test automation, and use diagnostic tools to validate product functionality and system performance.
  • Work with multi-disciplinary engineering teams to analyze and resolve issues detected through testing.
  • Perform system integration testing of the full software solution, as well as the testing of critical individual components.

 Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • BS or MS Engineering degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Software
  • 2+ years of experience in structured software testing, including setting up automated tests and systems
  • Experience working with software testing tools
  • Experience in automated testing using scripting language (Python preferred)
  • Experience working with complex instrumentation and hardware
  • Experience creating test plans, regression tests, investigating test failures, logging bugs in a bug tracking system (JIRA), etc.
  • Strong technical writing skills and proficiency using Microsoft Office applications
  • Good organizational and communication skills, ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Strong problem solver, critical thinker and active listener, good time management skills
  • Familiarity with new product introductions (NPI), and product development life cycle activities
  • Self-starter and quick learner
  • Local candidates only (SF Bay Area)

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