Software Engineer in Test
Quality Assurance | San Francisco, CA, United States

About AppDirect:
AppDirect is the leading cloud service marketplace company dedicated to revolutionizing the way businesses run. We offer a cloud service marketplace and management platform that enables companies to distribute web-based services. The global network of AppDirect-powered marketplaces allows businesses to find, buy, and manage the best applications the cloud has to offer.
With our award-winning platform, service providers can launch a state-of-the-art online application store within a matter of weeks, while developers can integrate once and make their software available across multiple marketplaces worldwide. Our products offer more advanced features and tools than any other competitive solution, putting AppDirect at the forefront of the rapidly evolving market for cloud services delivery.
AppDirect powers the cloud marketplaces of trusted companies around the globe—including Deutsche Telekom, Bell Canada, Appcelerator, and more—and has helped to connect millions of companies with today’s leading web-based applications.
Who we're looking for:
We’re looking for talented yet humble individuals who are smart, passionate, and want to drive disruption in the IT industry. If you thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative workplace, AppDirect provides an environment where you will be challenged and inspired every day. If you relish the freedom to bring creative, thoughtful solutions to the table that reflect your experience and personality, there's no limit to what you can accomplish here.
What we offer:
AppDirect offers a casual work environment, plenty of social interaction, and fun activities. Our office is located in the heart of the Financial District in San Francisco and is easily accessible by BART, Caltrain, and Muni. We offer competitive salary and equity, full benefits, gym memberships, premium snacks, and catered lunches on Fridays.
To learn more about us, visit our Careers page.
About the role:
  • Represent the interest of users and customers through relentless pursuit of a quality product
  • Utilize and help improve our software life cycle process
  • Document issues and bugs; relentlessly move each bug through its life cycle
  • Collaborate with developers, QA team, product managers, partners and consultants
  • Design and create manual and automated tests
  • Help guide releases through the entire process from planning, analysis of PRDs, QA entrance, testing activities and QA release to production
About you:
  • 2-4 years of experience with QA of Web applications
  • Familiarity with Selenium or other automated testing tools
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Experience with QA methodologies, understanding of software development process
  • Knowledge of Web technologies, such as HTML, CSS, Javascript, XML, HTTP Protocol
  • Good troubleshooting instincts and skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Startup Enthusiast. You thrive in the flexible world of a startup, handle multiple roles and have a keen desire to learn new things.
  • You have demonstrated successes in QA testing of Web 2.0 sites that can handle significant traffic.
  • Knowledge of current web technology opportunities and limitations as it relates to browser compatibility and SEO impact.
  • Excellent organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to multitask and manage time efficiently.
To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter telling us about yourself, and why you feel you're such a great fit for this role.