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QA Engineer

Engineering – Chicago, Illinois
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full-Time

Software QA Engineer

Shiftgig connects businesses with the on-demand workforce through our industry-leading mobile platform. Our technology provides financial opportunity for workers seeking flexibility and choice, while delivering powerful business agility to companies.

This will the first dedicated QA testing position at Shiftgig, so you’ll have the opportunity to set standards and best practices within the company.  You should be excited to work on a small team in a startup environment, helping the engineers maintain and improve quality as they add features to an existing product and launch a new line of business.  Shiftgig’s product suite consists of two native iOS and Android apps, and two web apps.


  • 2+ years testing web apps, native mobile apps, and APIs

  • Perform manual testing for user stories and support tickets

  • Work with the product and engineering teams to develop and maintain test plans and cases

  • Assist our support team by replicating issues reported by users, and documenting steps to reproduce for our engineers

  • Work with developers to create automation tests for smoke and regression testing

  • Good written and verbal skills - you’ll be communicating with the internal team and users of the product



  • Experience with Jira

  • Familiarity with web and mobile software development, and Agile/Scrum methodologies

  • Familiarity with any of the technologies we use: Python, AWS, React, iOS (Swift and Objective-C), Android (Java and Kotlin), Git & Github

  • Familiarity with SQL or similar query languages (being able to query metrics and stats helps track down bugs)

  • Experience with Postman or a similar API testing tool

  • Experience using and configuring testing automation via CI tools (Jenkins, TeamCity, AWS CodePipeline & CodeBuild)



  • Medical/Rx 

  • HRA – Health Reimbursement Account

  • HSA –  Health Savings Account

  • Dental

  • Vision Care

  • Healthcare Flexible Spending Account

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Parking and Transportation

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • Voluntary Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • Pet Insurance

  • Virtual Visits via HealthiestYou

  • Identity Theft Protection

  • 401(K) Retirement Plan

Shiftgig is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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