QA Test Engineer -REMOTE

  • Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #769


Senior QA Engineer (Remote contract to hire)

The position is a remote position, open to candidates that aren’t in Portland, but being local would be preferrable.

Our ideal candidate is an experienced QA engineer who will take the lead on establishing our QA practice, participate in all aspects of product development, and contribute toward evolving our engineering culture.


Primary responsibilities include:


  • Establishing feature and regression testing strategy and plans
  • Ensuring the quality of deliverables by performing manual and automated QA testing
  • Introducing new test automation where possible
  • Promoting a quality mindset throughout the engineering organization
  • Working with stakeholders to understand business requirements and objectives
  • Participating in design reviews, work item refinement, and team retrospectives
  • Taking the lead on release testing strategy and execution
  • Evangelizing best practices and contributing toward building a healthy engineering team culture
  • Providing coaching and mentoring to other engineers as we grow our team
  • Exemplifying leadership on the engineering team
  • Fostering collaboration and innovation across our organization
  • Troubleshooting and debugging application issues


Required qualifications:


  • 5+ years of experience as a full-time QA engineer
  • Automated testing experience
  • RESTful API testing experience
  • Experience with agile development practices
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Solid coaching and leadership skills
  • Small team experience




  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
  • Ruby on Rails testing experience
  • Angular testing experience
  • Looker testing experience
  • Experience with Heroku, Postgres, Git, and AWS
  • Experience with DevOps and CI/CD pipelines
  • Work experience related to Financial SaaS products



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Catapult Recruiting was founded by a group of seasoned IT professionals who are native to the Portland area and love Oregon.

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Beaverton, OR 97008
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