Posted: 24th May 2018

QA Specialist

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San Francisco, California. United States

About the Role:

PlanGrid (YC W12) is looking for a QA Specialist to help us build and maintain the highest quality construction app.  Our users are building some of the most amazing construction projects in the world, and they use PlanGrid on a daily basis to collaborate with each other and find information that’s critical to getting their jobs done correctly and on time.

The PlanGrid QA team currently supports our feature teams and four platforms: iOS, Android, Windows and Web apps. Our exploratory-based approach means you must be curious, have an eye for detail, and be persistent. We want someone who is looking to join an organization where you can make an immediate and lasting impact. As a member of the QA team, you will tasked with advocating for quality in all stages of planning and development.

Things you will do:

  • Help manage and implement the QA process for feature teams across all our platforms

  • Review and comment on specifications for features in development

  • Create and/or update test plans as new features and products are launched

  • Test functionality and communicate issues found to the appropriate audiences

  • Collaborate with SDETs to prioritize automated testing

  • Assist the support team by analyzing user bug reports, applying appropriate testing procedures on reproducing the issue, and advocating for the fix

  • Continually monitor features in production for user engagement and quality

About you:

  • Experience testing on iOS, Android, Windows and/or Web platforms

  • Strong analytical skills with eye for detail

  • Experience with issue tracking platforms (we use Jira)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and in a group setting

  • Interest in working in a fast-paced environment while juggling priorities and deadlines

  • Knowledge of web service/API testing is a plus