Maybe youve supported a friend or family member whos dealing with cancer. Maybe youve battled it yourself.
At Syapse, our mission is to enable healthcare providers to deliver the best care to every cancer patient through precision medicine, and our personal connections to this mission are what unite us.
We integrate genomics and clinical data on a single platform and allow doctors to share important treatment and outcomes information across a national network. Our customers manage more than 1 million active cancer cases at hundreds of hospitals across the US and Asia.
Now, were racing to meet growing demand and bring precision cancer care to every patient, regardless of location or income.
About the QA Team
The Ecosystem Sr QA Engineering team at Syapse builds our revolutionary oncology Ecosystem platform that empowers life science companies to strategic decisions. Were scaling our platform using distributed systems, stream processing, and microservices. To do this and tackle all our QA engineering challenges, our autonomous, customer value focused scrum teams work in short sprints and own product areas end to end.
Our domain-based guilds (e.g. Data Semantics, Web Technology, Architecture) balance that by encouraging the building of communities and foster collaboration across teams.
As Syapse continues to grow, well use advanced software engineering methods to expand the capabilities of the Ecosystem.
And well do that while prioritizing collaboration, ownership, and career progression. To meet some of the team and read more about the technical challenges were solving, click here.
About the role
You will join our newly-formed ecosystem team whose focus is to develop data-intensive applications that are the bridge between our health-system customers and companies in the healthcare ecosystem pioneering the use of real world evidence in the treatment of cancer. As an embedded Sr QA engineer on the ecosystem team, you will have a unique opportunity to establish new infrastructure and processes that enable us to deliver insights that drive the practice of precision medicine forward.
You will work closely with our team to build out the applications and test infrastructure that helps make data more accessible. Your work will enable us to build innovative, high quality analytics pipelines, data visualizations, and other services.
Our team is based out of Syapses East Coast office and takes pride in our unique culture and environment.
Our mission as a company is a serious one, so you can expect to join a nimble team that strives for ever increasing standards of delivery with quality. Fortunately, when you love what you do and you are surrounded by great people, you can grow and accomplish more than you think possible.
What does the Sr QA Engineer do?
Work on every aspect of testing the Ecosystem products.
This will include Testing Strategy, Planning and Automation, as well as implementation and automation of unit tests, API/functional tests, UI/Integration tests, performance and load tests.
As comfortable designing data structures and automating business logic testing as you are at implementing unit tests, integration tests, and performance tests.
Build, deploy, and manage test automation for the product.
Have informed opinions on how to implement test automation that is reusable, maintainable, and scalable.
Work with development, product management and customer support teams to gather and verify requirements for testing strategy
What you bring to the table
3+ years of relevant QA technical experience with focus on automation and API testing
Strong experience with platform based testing strategies
Experience with various automated testing tools and frameworks
Knowledge of web browser automation through web-driver based or similar tools
Good understanding of database concepts, data modeling
Skills with PostgreSQL, MySQL or NoSQL databases
Skills with Python or similar language
Experience with AWS-based services and applications
Proficiency in TDD, BDD based frameworks like Lettuce, Selenium or similar tools
You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Agile development practices and story estimations.
You enjoy collaborating across teams and work well in a cross-functional environment.
You thrive working in a fast-paced, and dynamic environment.
Bonus points if you
Experience working in a regulated industry (e.g. finance, healthcare, etc )
Familiarity with CI tools like Jenkins, Circle CI etc.
Experience with service-oriented architecture e.g. microservices
Experience with containerization technologies like Docker/Kubernetes
Experience with SoupUI and other related API testing tools
Experience with Selenium based UI Automation tools
Benefits and perks
Competitive pay and ownership in the company
100% company paid medical, dental and vision for employees
Flexible time off
Transit assistance & Pre-tax commuter benefits.
Weekly catered lunches and office snacks
Company sponsored gym membership & lots of other perks
After submitting an application a team member will reach out to you shortly.
While each interview is unique to the role, our interview process typically consists of an introductory phone conversation with a recruiter, an online technical test, a second phone or video interview with a hiring manager or senior team member, and wraps up with a visit our to our office, usually lasting +/- 4 hours.
Have a quick question about the role? Email or simply apply here.