The quality of our work is of utmost importance, and our software is no exception. As a Software Quality Assurance Tester at iFixit you will work very closely with our web development team to thoroughly test new features before deploying them live to millions of users worldwide. This entry level position is a great opportunity to get real-world experience in the software engineering industry.
You should have keen attention to detail, critical thinking skills, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Being able to clearly and efficiently communicate suboptimal user experiences and bugs to developers will be a critical part of your workflow.
We want you to:
Our ideal candidate has some experience with the following:
You will play a pivotal role on our development team. You have the final say on when code should be deployed live; you will be our last line of defense against bugs.
Bonus points if you include a description of a bug you found while browsing our site.
iFixit is an awesome place to work. Here are some of our perks.
When you go to a website like iFixit and scroll through the guides, it's easy to forget that there are tons of real people keeping all those bits and bytes running smoothly. But there are literally dozens of us! We're a diverse team, split between two continents--but we're united by a love of tinkering and repair.
iFixit is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Because we are trying to teach every one to fix every thing, we need a team as diverse as our online community. We believe that it takes people of all backgrounds to help us fix the world. Therefore, iFixit does not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any of the other important characteristics that make us unique and valuable.
iFixit is committed to creating a diverse team--not only in who we hire--but through creating a supportive environment for all of our team members based on mutual respect and inclusivity.
We have a part-time position available. For students, this position requires working part-time during school and full-time during the summer.
To apply: Send us a PDF of your resume as well as a PDF cover letter explaining two things: why you're badass, and why you're the ideal candidate for this job.