Quality Engineer - Software

Los Angeles, California /
Engineering /
Full-Time
Modern Animal is building next-generation veterinary care. Our mission is to leverage technology to improve the lives of pets, pet parents, and the healthcare partners that take care of them. We are well-funded by top-tier venture capital firms (including Founders Fund, True Ventures, and Upfront Ventures) and have an experienced entrepreneurial team from both the veterinary industry and leading companies and brands like Uber and Allbirds. If you love animals, small teams, and innovative design, this is the role for you! This is a unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor and build a company from scratch.

Role and responsibility:
You’ll be a member of a small cross-functional pod working on building out software for our customers, veterinarians, and technicians. As part of this role, you'll be responsible for ensuring quality throughout the software development lifecycle and working with internal support software to communicate and track issues.

What the job entails:

    • Collaborate with QA Engineers to develop effective strategies and test plans
    • Consistently execute test cases and analyze results in a timely manner
    • Review and analyze product specifications
    • Provide support for in-house products by acting as a liaison between our internal users and the engineering team
    • Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
    • Develop quality assurance standards and company processes

Why you’d be a great fit:

    • 2-3 years of proven work experience in a quality assurance role
    • Track record of thriving in all aspects of quality assurance throughout its lifecycle
    • The ability to develop a QA strategy and then effectively communicate recommendations
    • Solid technical background with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
    • Skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent technical experience with consumer electronics is a plus
    • Experience with a product that has medical implications is a plus

What you can expect from us:

    • Excellent medical, vision, & dental coverage with various options to choose from 
    • 401k savings plan with a company match
    • Flexible time off & paid parental leave
    • Free membership to Modern Animal for your furry family members and discounts on extra services
    • Free membership to One Medical for primary care
    • Access to behavioral and mental health services through Ginger
    • WFH stipends to help you set up your home office while we build out an office
    • A collaborative team who has your back and will welcome you as part of our pack