Sr. QA Engineer - Automation

Chicago, IL /
Technology /
CoinFlip is a leading financial services platform focused on the digital economy. Headquartered in Chicago, CoinFlip operates the world’s largest network of cryptocurrency ATMs by volume and an over-the-counter trading desk, giving the world quick, easy, and secure access to the benefits of cryptocurrency.

CoinFlip placed No. 60 on the 2021 Inc. 5000 list, making it the top-ranked cryptocurrency company in the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. CoinFlip was also named the 2021 #1 fastest-growing company in Chicago by Crain’s and was awarded the 2021 Silver Stevie ® Award for Customer Service.

With a 5-year growth rate of 1,715,091.9%, the company is looking to quickly expand its current headcount across all departments. It’s an exciting time to join CoinFlip as it plans to add additional business lines, expand internationally, and cement itself as a leading fintech company.

The Senior QA Engineer will be responsible for delivering high quality automated test practices for any and all systems. This involves translating product requirements and design specs into impactful test coverage and leveraging the automated test system to identify bugs, verify fixes, and ensure ongoing regression of product capabilities as they evolve release to release. This candidate will create, execute, and maintain automated testing solutions. You will be expected to own and manage all activities to ensure that all the objectives are met and that the solution works as expected. You'll work closely with product architects, developers, and technical support teams to ensure quality standards are met for both new products and throughout the product life cycle via maintenance releases.


    • Participating in product roadmap discussion and long term test planning.
    • Design automation frameworks and lead the implementation of test strategy, test plans & test execution of the projects.
    • Develop platform based automation strategy to support incremental and continues delivery. 
    • Work with product team and development team to develop test cases and perform functional testing for each sprint.
    • Develop and maintain automation scripts for both UI and API.
    • Work with DevOps team to set up CI/CD for automated tests.
    • Implement performance testing framework and execute performance testing for each release.
    • Participate release management.
    • Developing tools and practices that will increase the testing efficiency of your team.
    • Other assigned responsibilities


    • 6+ years of experience in Software Quality Assurance
    • Thorough understanding and hands on experience in developing, enhancing automation testing frameworks for both UI and API.
    • Expert in automation frameworks such as TestNG, Selenium, REST Assured, Appium, etc.
    • Experience with performance testing, security testing and accessibility testing.
    • Experience with Amazon Web Services (e.g. EC2, S3, Docker, EKS, ECS, S3, DynamoDb, Aurora, RDS, Lambda, API Gateway, etc.).
    • Experience with Terraform and Kubernetes. 
    • Experience with integrating automation test code into CI/CD pipeline processes.
    • Proven track record identifying and managing risks, issues and dependencies.
    • Team player with strong collaborative qualities and positive attitude.
    • Proven ability of working and leading multiple projects and releases, balancing time and effort for successful delivery
    • Strong troubleshooting and root cause analysis abilities.
    • Cryptocurrency/digital assets related working experience is big plus

Nice to Have:

    • Basic knowledge of cryptocurrency and blockchains
    • General passion and knowledge of fintech and crypto
Working at CoinFlip means collaborating with experienced, people-first leaders with a clear vision and a track record of success. We offer a collaborative, positive working environment where we encourage employees to balance productivity with the need to recharge the batteries. And of course, you get paid pretty well - we offer competitive compensation packages, including equity, performance-based incentives, and competitive benefits for full-time employees.

CoinFlip values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an inclusive and accessible work environment. We thank all candidates who apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. By applying to this role, you give express consent that CoinFlip may send you informational text (SMS) messages regarding this role, your application, and the application process. You can cancel the SMS service at any time by replying "STOP" to the text message you received. If at any time you forget what keywords are supported, just reply "HELP" to the text message you received.  Message and data rates apply. If you require an accommodation, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs.