QA Engineer

Remote Hardware QA Engineer building the world's first outbreak detection system for contagious disease

  • REMOTE
  • San Francisco, CA
  • $120,000
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A bit about us:

Company was founded with a mission to stop illness from spreading by knowing where and when it starts. Our mission has never been more important or more relevant than it is right now. We are leading the charge in the fight against COVID-19, while vigilantly monitoring for outbreaks of Flu and other seasonal illness.
We do this by transforming anonymized, opt-in temperature data from our user friendly thermometers into a publicly available real-time map of illness that is so accurate, we are able to predict Covid-19 outbreaks well before other health agencies. Kinsa’s system is so effective it has been featured in the New York Times, on Rachel Maddow, CNBC, FOX News, The Economist, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, and other media outlets.


Why join us?

We’re backed by Kleiner Perkins, GSR Ventures, FirstMark Capital and others, and are led by some of the top public health, software, hardware and mobile app minds in the business. Our founders and executives have started successful ventures, created best selling mobile apps and smartphone-connected devices, and led programs that have put millions of people onto life-saving treatment.
Driven by our mission to track and stop the spread of contagious illness. We've done this by transforming the first device you grab when sickness strikes - the thermometer - into a sensor to detect when and where illness is rising, and communicate with those who have just fallen ill. We are technologists, designers and health professionals who have built best-selling products, started successful ventures, and brought life-saving treatments to millions of people. We are backed by successful entrepreneurs and top VCs like Kleiner Perkins, GSR Ventures and FirstMark Capital.

Job Details

This is a mid-level QA role. You will be exposed to and expand your quality assurance expertise in a large
variety of products and technologies including Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), medical device hardware
and application firmware, mobile/web apps, server GraphQL/REST API, and more. You'll have the
opportunity to help define test architecture, improve process, and own QA projects.
We are making headlines bringing our data to the fight. We’ve
done this by successfully transforming the first device you grab when sickness strikes - the thermometer
  • into a sensor to detect when and where illness is rising and communicate with those who have just
fallen ill.
Responsibilities:
  • Perform manual and/or automated hardware QA in areas such as firmware operation codes, BLE
functionality, ISO V&V (International Organization for Standardization, Validation &
Verification), etc.
  • Perform manual and/or automated software QA in areas such as mobile/web apps, server APIs,
analytics, data-driven products, etc.
  • Contribute to V&V test documentation including test plans, test protocols, and test reports
  • Drive to closure problems/bugs via solid investigation, reporting, and monitoring
  • Improve quality by defining and monitoring relevant metrics
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams representing Product, Design, and Engineering
Requirements:
  • 5+ years of experience in a QA engineering role
  • Experience using electrical test equipment such as digital meters and oscilloscopes
  • Experience implementing firmware test protocols and test harnesses with actual devices
  • Experience implementing firmware test automation with actual devices
  • Enthusiastic self-starter with an upbeat, adaptable, and positive attitude
  • Clear, concise, coherent communicator
Preferred:
  • Experience programming devices using J-Link or equivalent
  • Experience with project and test management tools such as Jira, Confluence, TestRail, etc.
  • QA testing experience with medical devices or wearable tech
  • Experience testing native mobile apps and/or web apps
  • Experience with build & release and CI/CD pipeline tools including Maven, Jenkins, and GitHub
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Job Details
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Location
REMOTE
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$120,000