Software Quality Engineering Intern

University Redwood City, California


Shutterfly is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer who is analytical, savvy, and possess excellent communication skills, to be a part of the product testing team.  As a QA Engineer Intern, you will work alongside our team of engineers to develop new features and provide a world-class user experience for our customers. This is a 12 week Summer internship based in Redwood City, CA.


  • Actively participates in agile meetings with product and program management and engineering.
  • Designs, maintains and executes test suites that are stored in the Rally repository.
  • Ensure comprehensive test coverage by finding bugs, defects and verifying fixes.
  • Reports defects clearly in the Jira defect tracking system.
  • Design and develop automated tests (Client and Service layer) on your own.
  • Provide valuable user feedback while testing Shutterfly applications.
  • Proactively participate in maintaining team standards and best practices.
  • Communicate technical concepts/issues clearly to colleagues and review documents for technical content and accuracy.


  • Pursuing BS or MS in Computer Science or related field.
  • Passionate about QA. Previous QA experience is a big plus.
  • Good Java programming skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a self-starter in a collaborative, self-directed manner in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).


  • Prior experience with agile development methodologies.
  • Prior experience with automation testing tools like Selenium, Watir, Cucumber.
  • Prior experience with service level automation testing using RestAssured or SoapUI.