San Diego

QA Engineer - Hive Media Group - Contract to Hire

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We are seeking an adaptable, reliable, and thorough QA Engineer that will efficiently identify, investigate, and report bugs to help successfully deploy changes at Hive Media Group, an OpenWeb company. This role requires cross-browser testing and high comfort level working within each browser’s Developer Tools. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to work in a fast-paced, team environment! 

What you'll Do:

  • Identify, isolate, and track bugs through manual testing strategies.
  • Independently plan and execute new testing features that align with the company’s business objectives.
  • Adapt to changing priorities and pay close attention final testing details with strict time constraints.
  • Constantly review user interfaces for consistency, clarity, and functionality.
  • Investigate and report bugs to the development team. 

What you'll Bring:

  • Basic understanding of JavaScript – Should be able to read code line by line and have an idea of what is happening.
  • Basic understanding of the DOM API – Should be able to find elements on a page using JavaScript (document.getElementById,  document.querySelector)
  • Basic understanding of CSS selectors  (#id, .class)
  • Strong understanding of browser development and testing tools (Chrome DevTools,Fiddler).
  • Working knowledge of testing techniques used for testing websites.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

What You'll Get:

This role compensation package includes an annual base salary ranging between $65,000 - $80,000 (based on candidates' experience and skill set) and other benefits, including:

  • Company Stock Options - we believe that every employee should benefit from the company's success, as we all contribute to it. Hence, we offer stock options to all our employees and continue to reward with more stock options over time.
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401K with company-paid contributions
  • Generous health benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision - for employees and their dependents
  • Insurance policies covered by the company: Short term Disability (STD), Long Term Disability (LTD), Life insurance, AD&D insurance
  • Daily catered lunches 
  • On site gym with Peloton bicycles
  • Company-sponsored events and fully hosted summer and winter celebrations


The OpenWeb Culture:

We offer a dynamic and unconventional work environment that spans from NYC to Tel Aviv, bringing together a diverse group of world-class and high-caliber techies, wordsmiths, entrepreneurs, and creative thinkers. We empower every individual across our global team to be a catalyst for change and strive to create a work environment where you can have the utmost autonomy over your role and projects from start to finish. If you want to join an innovative tech company where you can challenge yourself, have the freedom to own your work, and make a lasting impact, then you have a spot within our growing community!

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