We are a venture backed startup in San Mateo and are looking for a passionate self-starter who will stop at nothing to democratize investing and empower millions. This is an opportunity for a world class Software QA pro to test a next generation investing platform. You'll collaborate with Sr. QA staff to create test strategy & execute it. You should be able to parse functional requirements & technical design to come up with the universe of test cases & execute them effectively. Responsibilities: Become the subject matter expert of the applications in scope for testing. Review and analyze business requirements and technical design to identify the universe of test scenarios/cases(both positive and negative) Work with Developers and Tech/Dev Ops to setup environments and test data. Execute the test cases and communicate the status and/or escalate blocking issues to the QA lead/manager. Work with test automation engineer to identify high risk and high ROI features for automation. Run automation scripts on demand if required. Collaborate with Development and Product team members to address any issues related to testing. Required Skills: Degree in Computer science/Engineering or equivalent. 2+ years of experience in quality assurance with a good understanding of the testing life cycle and testing process. 2+ years of experience in testing web applications, knowledge of HTTP/HTTPS Protocol is desired. Strong problem solving with ability to analyze complex system requirements and define discreet test scenarios to provide full functional coverage. Solid SQL experience. Experience working with ALM/Defect tracking tools - JIRA, Confluence, and Testrail. Knowledge of automation tools and or programming language is preferred. Financial brokerage experience is preferred. Excellent written and verbal communication.