Quality Assurance Engineer

Coding for Kids

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerPorto, PTPartially remote
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routePortuguese
    Preferred spoken language

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Tynker is currently seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team. You will be responsible for testing our consumer facing web and mobile experiences. If you are bothered by misaligned buttons, unexpected errors, and other oddities, this is your chance to make them right! You'll be given the chance to grow as a QA Engineer as our dynamic and distributed team expands as well.

Tynker is the #1 Kids Coding platform and helps millions of students learn coding. Our self-paced courses and creativity tools guide them from block coding to JavaScript, Swift and and Python. Tynker’s mission is to provide every child with solid foundations in STEM, programming and critical thinking skills to prepare them to become better architects of their future world. Join a dynamic team of developers to come up with new and stimulating ways to engage young coders to get creative with code!

What you'll do:

  • Test the Tynker web experience from a variety of roles including students, teachers and parents, on all supported OS platforms.
  • Test Tynker home courses, school and camp curriculum on all supported platforms.
  • Develop, document, and maintain test plans, and test scripts.
  • Collaborate with developers to communicate and report bugs.
  • Prepare weekly updates to management including status and relevant charts.

How you are:

  • Organized and pay particular attention to detail
  • Exceptional problem solver
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills, with the ability to work well among developers
  • A high level of energy and motivation
  • Strong sense of urgency

Main requirements

  • Bachelor studies in Computer Science or a related field
  • At least 2 years experience in software QA
  • Previous testing experience with web and mobile platforms
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle as well as various forms of testing
  • Programming experience & knowledge of web development including as HTML, CSS, JavaScript is preferred

Nice to have

  • Selenium
  • Test Automation
  • Familiar with unit testing best practices
  • BDD


  • Very competitive pay
  • Employee equity plan
  • Flexible schedule, part-time remote available
  • Standing desks, 4K monitors, customizable dev env
  • Work from home policies

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