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QA Engineer

Engineering | San Mateo, CA | Full Time

Job Description

We're always looking for talented and creative people to join our team. Ebates offers a casual but fast paced environment where creativity and effective teamwork and collaboration are rewarded. We are passionate about changing the way people shop online and providing the best possible customer experience - not to mention cash back on every purchase, with no strings attached. In 2016, members spent over $6 billion on Ebates' websites and since the inception of the company, have earned nearly $1 billion in cash back. During the peak days of 2016, over 5% of U.S. online shopping went through Ebates!

Ebates is a profitable, high growth e-commerce company based in San Francisco. We are part of the Rakuten family of companies. Rakuten is the "Amazon of Japan", and a very progressive company providing Ebates with substantial capital, access to great technology, and access to international markets. We're always interested in meeting talented individuals interested in helping us change the way the world shops, so if you're passionate about helping save people money and improving the shopping experience apply below! 

To learn about our culture and cool work environment, check us out on The Muse.

Job Description

This is a full-time position located in San Mateo and reports to the QA Director. Your overall responsibility will be to ensure that the Ebates highly trafficked consumer website is performing at its best, as we keep adding new products and features. We are not looking for a “Tester”. If you have a programming and full stack test background, and the ability and attitude to assume more responsibilities as you grow with us, then this is a great opportunity for you. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • UI testing, black box, functional, automated regression and performance testing
  • Create and execute test plans and test cases
  • Work closely with the Engineering team to quickly isolate, record and report issues
  • Deploy/Install backend applications on Linux servers
  • Develop, implement and execute full stack tests
  • Create automated tests using Java/Selenium; Python/Robot Framework
  • Maintain UAT environment
  • Coordinate with Ebates’ offshore development and QA teams


  • At least 3+ years experience with manual and automated testing
  • Experience with writing test cases using Java and Selenium
  • Knowledge of HTTP protocol and web development tools
  • Strong Linux/Unix experience is desired
  • Good understanding of the development processes
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with database (Postgres preferred)
  • Solid analytical skills and problem solving ability
  • Ability to work in team, multi-task and be flexible with working hours
  • 1+ years experience with API and web services testing

Preferred Skills

  • Python and Robot Framework experience
  • JMeter; TestNG


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