Square Panda India LLP >> QA Automation Backend Testing

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  • Post Date: June 21, 2019
  • Apply Before: March 30, 2020
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Job Summary

Square Panda is a startup headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA with additional offices located in India and China. We are in the Ed-Tech space, focusing on children's early literacy.

Square Panda is seeking a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) at our Mumbai, India office. This individual will be a part of our engineering team and will concentrate on testing and qualifying many aspects of Square Panda's software products. This ranges from SDKs on various mobile platforms (some with integrations to hardware/firmware), to REST APIs provided by our Cloud Services, to web applications, to mobile applications.

The primary duties of the SDET will include writing/documenting test cases by reading/reviewing feature and Product designs, executing test cases (both manual and automated), reporting and following up on bugs and their fixes, contributing to automation frameworks, and developing automated tests. Additional duties will include participating in growing the QA team, mentoring other members of the QA team, providing feedback on the readiness of releases, and occasional other projects.

The successful candidate will be skilled in manual software QA testing and have had experience with automated test development and execution. Experience in testing mobile applications either iOS or Andriod is highly desired. Previous experience with Products that have a hardware components is a plus. Experience testing SDKs is a plus. Square Panda is a multi-national company and engineering works across teams in our US, China, and Mumbai offices; some amount of flexibility to take calls outside of core work hours will be needed.

The Square Panda team is fun-loving, quirky, and full of self-starters. There is opportunity to work on many, varied platforms and types of software (consumer, mobile, cloud infrastructure, client, server, etc.). We are looking for someone who values working independently but with the support of a skilled and diverse group of individuals. You should be motivated, enjoy a collaborative work environment, and want to have an impact on the world -- we help children learn how to read!!! 

This position reports to the QA Manager.

Job Responsibilities

Performing a combination of manual and automated testing

Developing automated test cases for cloud services

Contributing to creating, enhancing, and maintaining the automation frameworks

Reviewing product and feature designs to create test cases and test scenarios

Reporting defects in our defect tracking tool; tracking issues through their life cycle

Providing feedback on release readiness

Creating and executing test cases

Participating in the creation of testing strategies, plans, and project documentation

Prioritize and manage own workload in order to deliver quality results and meet timelines

Support a positive work environment that promotes service to the business, quality, innovation, and teamwork while ensuring timely communication of issues/ points of interest

Identify and recommend opportunities to enhance productivity, effectiveness and operational efficiency of the team


3-5 years of experience in a hands-on test role

Mandatory hands on experience in mobile testing

Previous experience in API testing

Previous experience using test tools such as Rest assured, Soap Ui 

Good to have experience on Database testing

Prior hands-on experience with at least one object oriented language, such as Java

Good to have knowledge of automation tools like Selenium ,webdriver ,testng

Solid knowledge of software development life cycle

Previous experience using source control tools such as GIT, SVN, Bit Bucket

Previous experience using bug tracking tools such as Jira or Bugzilla

Solid knowledge of testing and software development practices in mobile and online applications and methodologies, and defect management practices

Solid understanding of diverse technologies and distributed systems, with the ability to understand and acquire new technical skills.

Experience working on Agile Projects and exposure to collaboration tools such as JIRA and Confluence

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Solid knowledge and experience in mobile testing on iOS and/or Android platforms

Be able to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with minimal support and quick learning

Likes to work collaboratively


Positive, can-do attitude

Have worked on shipping a product

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working on a product with a hardware or firmware component

Experience working with teams in remote offices

Prior startup experience

Experience shipping multiple products simultaneously

Experience working on a consumer product


022 6239 6020

Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary₹20,000 - ₹30,000
  • Career LevelOfficer
  • Experience3 Years
  • GenderMale / Female
  • INDUSTRYDevelopment
  • QualificationCertificate
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