Quality Assurance Engineer

Remote - US

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Dataminr

Posted 1 month ago

--COVID-19 Hiring Update-- Dataminr is still actively hiring. As the health and safety of our candidates and our employees come first,  we're excited to provide virtual experiences for interviews and new hire on-boarding. This is role can be based in our New York office or remote within the US. 

Minimum Experience: 2 years

Job Type: Full Time 

Who we are:

We are Dataminr. We are a mission-driven company committed to the power of AI, public data, and real-time information as a force for good in the world. Over the last decade, our team has established and refined the leading AI platform for real-time event and risk detection. We surface the earliest signals of unfolding events and emerging risks within an increasingly diverse and complex landscape of publicly available information, enabling more effective risk mitigation strategies, faster response, and better crisis management. Dataminr serves thousands of professionals in 70+ countries by delivering timely, relevant, and actionable alerts to public and private sector organizations around the world.

We’ve grown to over 550 talented employees across seven global offices and raised $392 million in funding in our most recent investment round. Our culture promotes cross-team interaction, work-life balance and the sharing of information and ideas because it enables us to do our best work together, make a meaningful contribution, and have fun. Join us and help the world manage risk in real time.

What you’ve done before:

You have tested web applications to ensure high-quality software delivery.  You’ve collaborated cross-functionally with Software Engineers, Product Owners, and other Quality Assurance Engineers to improve upon quality practices.  You have manually tested new features and run and/or reviewed automation tests to ensure quality releases. You’ve spoken up when things don’t seem right, and you’ve worked with others to make things better. 

What success looks like in your first 6 months:

  • Start off by learning the ropes, spending time with different parts of the company to understand how Dataminr delivers breaking news in seconds across mobile, web and inbox.
  • Get up to speed on our tech stack and infrastructure with overview sessions and deep dives with your team.
  • Participate in an agile development team by testing and accepting new stories, and by helping engineers improve the testability and quality of their code
  • Understand customer use cases and help ensure features meet user requirements
  • Perform manual and automation testing of the new and existing functionality

Why you should work here:

  • We recognize and reward hard work with:
    • company paid benefits for employees and their dependents, including medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
    • 401(k) savings plan with company matching
    • flexible spending account for out-of-pocket medical, transit, parking and dependent care expenses
  • We want you to be your best, authentic self by supporting you with:
    • a diverse, driven, and passionate team of coworkers who want you to succeed
    • individual learning and development fund and professional training
    • generous paid time off; including sick leave and 100% company paid parental leave
    • in-office perks such as a kitchen stocked with snacks and beverages, and catered meals
    • remote working friendly perks such as expanded telehealth options for mental and physical well being, virtual yoga, meditation and health and fitness app reimbursements

…and this is just to name a few!

Dataminr is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Individuals seeking employment at Dataminr are considered without regards to race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetics, marital status, pregnancy, unemployment status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or veteran status.

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