Cloud Software QA Engineer
Remote Worker - N/A
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Whisker, formerly known as AutoPets, is the maker of Litter-Robot, Feeder-Robot, and Litterbox.com. At Whisker, we believe pet parenthood can always get better.


As leading innovators in pet tech and refined pet accessories, we work tirelessly to solve problems and deliver smarter insights for pet parents while enriching the lives of pets. Whether it’s a self-cleaning litter box that automates scooping, an automatic feeder that helps pets develop healthier eating habits, or a modern cat tree that delights both humans and felines, we strive to deliver better solutions for consumers while transforming pet care along the way. To us, having a pet is the best thing ever. At Whisker, life together just keeps getting better.


Whisker is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan and Juneau, Wisconsin with 350+ passionate team members.


What You’ll Do:

The Cloud Software Quality Assurance Engineer is responsible for developing test documentation, procedure, and executing the tests on various software products produced by software engineering.  Testing responsibilities will cover mobile apps, backend API, and firmware. Tests may be conducted manually or automated depending on the situation.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as deemed necessary.

  • Plans and prioritizes testing activities
  • Identifies weaknesses and problem areas in the software application
  • Designs, develops and executes automation scripts
  • Troubleshoots automation software issues
  • Supports, maintains, and enhances all test case automation related activities during iterative development and system testing 
  • Designs and develops Test documentation 
  • Prepares detailed test reports 
  • Communicates and collaborates with developers and other team members
  • Will perform additional responsibilities when required
Requirements

What You’ll Bring:

  • BS in Computer Science or Information Technology field
  • 4+ years of work experience 
  • Experience in a QA Automation environment
  • Experience with testing Lambda functions in a QA Automation environment
  • Experience creating an automated API testing environment
  • Experience with Postman
  • Thorough working knowledge of software testing methodologies and the testing life cycle
  • Experience with Git, Bitbucket, Unix/Linux
  • Knowledge of programming languages(i.e. Java, python, typescript) 
  • Identifies, communicates, and escalates issues
  • Analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Experience working with Agile Methodologies and daily scrum

Not Required but nice to have!

  • Experience with Jenkins Integration 
  • Familiarity with BE automation or API validation 
  • Not required to have pets but highly recommended

Benefits & Purrks:

Join a tenacious, inventive company that empowers team members to chart their own path, lead by grounding decisions in the “why”, and has a strong sense of empathy and openness to new perspectives. Be a part of exciting growth, work with incredible people, and create tomorrow’s pet products—plus a whole lot of extras. You will also be provided with:

  • Premium Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • PTO
  • 14 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401K with 4% Match
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Top of the line equipment

Statement of Inclusivity:

We believe different perspectives make Whisker better and strive to create a place where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive.