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Save money and fight against food waste

Get massive savings on fresh food items like meat and produce that are nearing their best before date at grocery store across Canada and the U.S.

Introduction

At Flashfood, we are on a mission to reduce the environmental impact of food waste and affordably feed people. We are tackling this gigantic problem together, with a team that believes in authenticity, perseverance, and humility. Flashfood is a mobile platform connecting surplus food directly to its users at massive discounts to reduce food waste. Users see deals on surplus food through their phone, pay through their phone and pick it up in the store. Flashfood is currently partnered with Loblaw in Canada and is organizing a series of additional grocery partnerships in the U.S. Our team comes from a variety of different industries and backgrounds such as management consulting, finance, and emerging technology, however, we decided it was time to do something different - something that would create a better world for future generations! Our casual and collaborative culture makes us who we are. We have a passion for supporting our community and that starts with our ability to empower our people. We are ambitious and hard working, and are extremely proud of the culture we have created. We communicate openly, and are not afraid to push boundaries.


Position

We are looking for experienced QA engineers to join our Engineering team. We are looking for candidates with deep technical skills and are comfortable working in an evolving technology infrastructure. You will be scrappy, independent, and excited about having a big impact and helping solve hard problems. We are looking for engineers who value simplicity and reliability and are comfortable learning new languages and tools. You will be responsible for the automated and manual testing of Flashfood’s products. You will be responsible for the quality from various perspectives/angles of Flashfood’s products.


Responsibilities

  • Working knowledge of software application design
  • Familiarity interacting with REST API’s, microservices, and JSON data
  • Familiarity interacting with data using MongoDB, SQL or other data stores
  • You have experience with software development and quality best practices
  • You love to collaborate and solve problems
  • You have a keen attention to detail
  • Communication skills (written + oral)
  • Out of box thinking + creativity


Qualifications

  • Design, develop, and maintain browser and mobile tests
  • Develop tooling to improve test coverage and reporting
  • Participate in the full software development/design process
  • Influence specifications and requirements
  • Collect and analyze metrics to drive quality and efficiency
  • Create and maintain documentation for functionality, workflow, and internal process
  • Work with other engineers to ensure Flashfood systems are designed for reliability, performance, and testability
  • Support your team through encouragement and by example
  • Assist with troubleshooting from our partners and users and communicate the necessary improvements

Location
Anywhere

Discipline
Computer Software

Job Type
Full-Time

Seniority Level
Entry Level

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