Quality Assurance Engineer
Who we are at Embroker
Embroker is the radically simple destination for industry-tailored commercial insurance. Our mission is to make it radically easier for businesses to get the right coverage at the best price. With a technology-first, customer-centric approach, Embroker is changing how businesses protect themselves, their staff, and their customers. In 2015, Embroker has raised over $150M in funding from leading fintech investors.
***This role will sit remotely in Ottawa, Canada.
What you will own in this role
We know from experience that not ticking every box on the skills sections stops many from applying. You should apply regardless of your self-assessment because we want to hear from you.
Devise test plans and test cases that are automated for regression execution.
Increase and maintain automated test coverage.
Create, modify, and execute functional tests
Perform story verification in an Agile development environment
Discover bugs and detail their reproduction
Be the vocal proponent for quality in every phase of the development process
Execute smoke, functional, integration, exploratory, and regression black-box and gray-box testing
Team player, strong communication & interpersonal skills
What experience we believe is the right fit
Degree in Computer Science or related field
Knowledge of software engineering & quality assurance methods and principles
3+ years of experience with design and implementation of automated tests
Experience with Scrum
Solid understanding of CSS, HTML and SQL
Strong programming fundamentals and analytical skills with testing web applications
Knowledge and experience with an object-oriented programming language (GO, Java, C++)
Experience with JIRA
You can see more about our tech stack on: https://stackshare.io/embroker/embroker
The Embroker Pack lives by three core values that have taken us from an idea to a growing, well-funded player in the Insurtech space.
We succeed and fail as one team. We optimize for what is best for our entire organization. We always assume positive intent.
We are 100% committed. We move fast and are proud of what we build. We attack challenges with relentless positivity.
We strive to amaze and delight at every touchpoint. We make our work fun through teamwork, play, and positive energy.
We believe that systemic structures and practices disproportionately disadvantage the most marginalized people in society — including people of color, people from working-class backgrounds, women, and LGBTQ people. We believe that these communities must be represented and included in the work we do to make our Pack stronger and more creative, and improve the way we do business. We strongly encourage applications from people with these identities or members of other marginalized communities.