Job Description: Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (SDET) 

 

About goTenna 

goTenna is building the world’s most intelligent and scalable mobile mesh networks. Our protocols and devices are designed to enable off-grid connectivity and augment traditional communications networks. goTenna mesh networking turns everything in the world around us into programmable mobile infrastructure to decentralize connectivity and unlock society’s last mile. 

 

About the Role 

 

This Software (QA) engineer is a technical role to assist with goTenna’s software, firmware, and hardware testing activities. Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in technology and business, strong problem-solving abilities, and excellent interpersonal skills. 

 

Primary Responsibilities: 

      Independently create, implement, and execute automated and manual test plans for goTenna’s mobile and web apps 

      Assist with making improvements to existing test plans 

      Create and assist with execution of Python test scripts 

      Reporting and documenting bugs found during testing 

      Add or modify test cases to existing Python test automation scripts 

      Assist with field testing 

 

Required Experience: 

      Bachelors or Master’s degree with 3 to 5 years of experience. 

      Proficient with at least one current programming language, such as Python and Javascript.

      Familiarity with mobile chat apps (Android and iOS) 

       Proficient with different browsers and other related web-based technologies 

      Good analytical and problem-solving skills 

      Strong Communication & Interpersonal skills 

      Exhibits knowledge of software development lifecycles and Agile methodologies 

      Keen attention to detail and high level of accuracy 

      Self-starter, ability to multi-task and work in fast-paced, high-growth environment 

      Ability to commute to NY-area state parks for field testing 

 

Preferred Experience: 

  • Preference for working in the innovative, fast-paced environment of ap company.

  • An affinity for people who like telling jokes, sharing funny links, do cool stuff outside work, and try to be creative about team building (e.g. survival skills training, murder mystery dinner theater, shuffleboard tournament, Mafia/Werewolf). 

  • Familiarity with hardware such as Arduino and/or Raspberry Pi 

  • Love for goTenna and our mission to build a distributed communication network from the ground-up! 

 

goTenna is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

 
ITAR: U.S. Citizen or Green Card Required 

Placement at the appropriate job level (entry, senior, etc) will be determined by a combination of years of experience, demonstration of proficiency in this field, and other qualifications. 

goTenna is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

goTenna Benefits: 

  • Equity 

  • 401(k) plan 

  •         Unlimited PTO 

  •         Parental Leave with Pay 

  •      Holiday pay (including December recess) 

  •        Medical, Dental, Vision, and life insurance 

  •        Pre-tax benefits 

  •        Short- and Long-term disability plans 

  •        Professional Education Stipend