Quality Assurance Engineer

Software Engineering Santa Barbara, California


Description

Hi, We’re AppFolio.

We’re innovators, changemakers, and collaborators. We’re more than just a software company — we’re a cloud-based powerhouse that creates products to make our customers’ lives easier. We’re revolutionizing the way people do business, and we want your ideas, your enthusiasm, and your passion to help us keep on innovating.

We love where we work, and you can, too.

What You’ll Do

Conduct exploratory software testing to identify areas of improvement for our web-based applications

Test new product features as part of our user story-driven, Agile/Scrum software development process

Collaborate closely with software developers to resolve issues discovered during testing

Coordinate across teams to ensure preparedness for each software release

Backlog grooming for upcoming development sprints

Encourage and advocate team ownership of software quality

What We’re Looking For

We are hiring a Quality Assurance Engineer to contribute to our rapid product development pace.  Our Engineers work collaboratively to set the technical direction for our SaaS products, developing easy-to-use solutions for our customers.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who has a passion and commitment to quality software, loves learning new and emerging technologies, and is driven to help build a successful SaaS product used by thousands of happy businesses. We practice and value pair programming, test-driven development, and test automation.

We have opportunities on both of our teams (MyCase and AppFolio Property Manager) and all listed locations. 

Must-Haves

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent combination of technical coursework and practical experience.
  • 2 - 5+ years of experience in Accounting, Finance, Technology, or related fields.  All work experience levels in QA Engineering welcome to apply.
  • Analytical, organizational, and time-management skills with high attention to detail
  • A commitment to quality, and an enthusiasm for testing
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to collaborate with development teams and product owners
  • Nice to have experience with Agile/Scrum software development process in a SaaS environment
  • Nice to have experience writing automated tests (Selenium, Ruby)

Our Story

AppFolio (NASDAQ: APPF) was founded in 2006 with the mission to revolutionize vertical industry businesses by providing great software and service. Our easy-to-use, cloud-based software helps our customers more effectively market, manage, and grow their businesses.

To find out more about what AppFolio has to offer, check out appfolioinc.com/careers.

At AppFolio, we value diversity in backgrounds and perspectives and depend on it to drive our innovative culture. That’s why we’re a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we believe that our products, our teams, and our business are stronger because of it. This means that no matter what race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or veteran status, you’re always welcome at AppFolio.

Statement of Equal Opportunity

At AppFolio, we value diversity in backgrounds and perspectives and depend on it to drive our innovative culture. That’s why we’re a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we believe that our products, our teams, and our business are stronger because of it. This means that no matter what race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or veteran status, you’re always welcome at AppFolio.