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    Opportunity: QA software test engineer @ Enzymatics -- Boulder, CO (US)
    Submitted by Thon Deboer; posted on Tuesday, January 28, 2014


    Join a dynamic team of bioinformaticians and software developers that are creating an advanced cancer diagnostics platform based on next-generation sequencing technologies. We employ the latest web-based development technologies, using primarily Python and Django, and the Agile Scrum software development framework to quickly respond to customers' demands.


    • Participate in hands on testing and bug reporting on key features, content and display attributes of executions
    • Maintaining and evolving QA test processes to aid in high quality and timely releases
    • Develop thorough test plans and test cases based on requirements and ensure that they are followed
    • Work with Project management and Development teams to keep on top of requirements and development deliverables
    • Act as key point of contact for all QA aspects of releases
    • Identify and help to best automate test cases to help speed up QA cycles
    • Report and prioritize outstanding bugs on a regular basis
    • Reproduce reports from other team members and file standardized reports
    • Verify that all performance and scalability requirements of executions have been met


    The QA Software Tester requires a solid grounding in Bioinformatics, web technologies, the ability to manage multiple, simultaneous projects, and excellent teamwork skills. The position with require the employee to play a lead testing role, manage testing efforts, and work directly with software engineers and project managers.
    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science and/or equivalent amount of experience.
    • Experience with Bioinformatics and especially with Python and NGS data analysis is important
    • Familiar with Web technology (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
    • Details-oriented who can also work under pressure
    • Experience providing QA for large scale Web-based programs (extra credit)
    • Experience using bug tracking, project management tools
    • Familiar with Agile Scrum methodology
    • Out-of-the-box thinker


    Full-Time Employee


    Boulder, CO - USA


    We offer competitive compensation and generous benefits programs


    E-mail your resume in confidence to careers[at]



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