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QA Engineer

  • Redwood City, California, United States
Software Team

Job description

SnapMagic, the leading platform for electrical engineers, is revolutionizing electronics design with artificial intelligence. We help 1.5 million engineers design products like drones, electric cars, and virtual reality headsets 10x faster.

We're fresh off a funding round backed by the world's best investors, including Y Combinator, Bow Capital, Friends & Family Capital, Preston-Werner Ventures, and Google’s Chief Scientist for AI, Jeff Dean.

What You Will Be Doing

As a QA Engineer at SnapMagic, you will take complete ownership of software quality and the entire testing process. Your responsibilities include both manual and automated testing. You will lead the development and execution of test plans and cases, engage in performance testing, and identify, log, and validate defects, bugs, and usability issues. Additionally, you will monitor key metrics to ensure platform reliability and collaborate with the software team to define and refine the continuous build and deployment process.


  • Develop and execute comprehensive test plans and test cases end to end.
  • Perform manual and automated testing, including performance testing.
  • Identify, log, and validate defects, bugs, and usability issues.
  • Monitor metrics to ensure platform reliability.
  • Collaborate with the software team on continuous build and deployment processes.
  • Maintain and enhance testing frameworks and methodologies.

About You

  • Passion for Quality: Deeply passionate about software quality and precision.
  • Self-motivated: Highly self-motivated with a keen eye for detail.
  • Problem Solver: Excellent problem-solving skills and naturally curious.
  • Strong Communicator: Adept at articulating complex issues effectively.

Job requirements

  • Location: Remote (focusing on candidates in Europe, Latin America, or Asia).
  • Educational Background: Associate or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT, or a related field.
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years in QA Testing.
  • Technical Skills:
    • Manual testing
    • Proficiency in various types of testing (functional, non-functional) and testing frameworks.
    • Strong SQL knowledge and experience.
    • Experience with API testing automation.
    • Expertise in the test life cycle, including planning, designing, case creation/maintenance, automation, execution, and reporting.
    • Familiarity with version control systems, particularly Git.
  • Soft Skills: Excellent English communication skills, problem-solving ability, self-motivation, detail-oriented, ambitious, and proactive.

Bonus Points

  • Experience with additional testing tools or methodologies.
  • Previous experience in a remote or distributed team environment.

What We Offer

  • A role at the helm of growth, with vast opportunities for impact and innovation.

  • Competitive compensation package, inclusive of salary and bonuses.

  • A chance to shape the future of over 1.5 million electrical engineers and the broader electronics design industry.

  • We understand the importance of work-life balance and offer flexible work hours to help you maintain a healthy and fulfilling personal life.

  • Opportunity to wear multiple hats and take on diverse roles, allowing you to learn and grow in various areas of expertise. We're committed to supporting your professional development through regular feedback, mentorship, and training opportunities.

At SnapMagic we're a passionate team dedicated to creating exceptional products and driving meaningful business outcomes. If you're a visionary QA Engineer looking to make a massive impact, we’d love to hear from you!