QA Engineer -

at Keeeb Deutschland GmbH

QA Engineer Job Opportunity


Keeeb,an early stage technologystartup, is unleashing enterprise intelligenceatknowledge-centric companies across the world.Our Keeeb Intelligence Platform (IP)providesCollection and Curation tools for Knowledge Producers (researchers, analysts), and Discovery, Consumption, and Sharing tools for Knowledge Consumers (line of business decision makers).Keeeb IP promotes a culture of sharing at large enterprises, connecting knowledge workerstonew knowledge to serve emergent needs.

We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) engineer to establish Quality Best Practices, primarily focused on exploratory and automated testing of our cloud-based web and mobile UIs.QA engineer responsibilities include designing and implementing tests, debugging and defining corrective actions, reviewing system requirements, and tracking quality assurance metrics (e.g. defect densities and open defect counts.) ThisQAengineermust be capableof leading contract-based teams to support the company's presenthigh innovation curve.

Our ideal candidate has early stagestartup experience, is a proven leader, and demonstratesexceptional communication skills.This is a challenging but rewardinghands-onopportunity for you to directly exercise tests,make tool acquisitiondecisions, establish processes with the development team, and lead contract teams. Yes, it's an early stage startup - you must wear lots of hats!

Location and Work Environment

This is a remote (home-based) position working with a global, virtual employee environment.Candidates must be based in Massachusetts and available for period small team face-to-face meetings.Occasionalcustomer or globalinternal travel for corporate meetings possible.


    Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedbackCreate detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test casesEstimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activitiesDesign, develop and execute automation scripts using open source toolsIdentify, record, document thoroughly and track bugsPerform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolvedDevelop and apply testing processesto meet client needsLiaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirementsMonitor debugging process resultsInvestigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutionsTrack quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect countsStay up to date with new testing tools and test strategies


    3-5 years startup experience with cloud-based softwareExceptional communication skillsStrong knowledge and confidence establishingsoftware QA methodologies, acquiringtools,and implementing strategy and processesExperience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and casesHands-on experience with automated testing tools2 yearssearch engine experience. Knowledge of Elasticsearch a plus.Exposure to Python, HTML, Angular, JavaScript, and TypescriptExperience with Jira, Sentry, and SeleniumExperience working in an Agile/Scrum development processExperience with performance and/or security testing is a plusBS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject