Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Description:

Do you like testing and ensuring delivery of high quality innovative and engaging apps for mobile use? Are you looking for an ambitious new project to test and grow your skills? Come join our start-up to revolutionize the way data collection can be done for a wide range of studies. We are seeking an experienced and outstanding QA engineer to test cutting edge apps that will support commercial and scientific research in healthcare. These apps are part of our Platform as a Service (PaaS) solution for Big Data. They will be first deployed with New York University and The HUMAN Project that is set to launch in NYC in late 2017.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits and equity. Compensation will be commensurate with experience (see requirements below).

Key Duties and Job Responsibilities

Work closely with technical and scientific team members to examine mobile applications for large longitudinal population studies. These apps are in initial design stage and they will work at the leading edge of mobile technologies. Key responsibilities include:

  • Validation of software and systems requirements and development of functional and technical specification as required for system testing.
  • Develop/maintain system test case scripts, procedures and modules for the generation and management of test data. 
  • In charge of testing of both mobile and web applications, including, functional testing, regression testing, integration testing, volume testing, cross-browser testing, and the support of user acceptance testing.
  • Accountable for the effective communication of task / project status.
  • Prepare and identify technical tasks, delivery timelines, and project risks with the project team.
  • Provide support to end-users and update trouble tickets in support system.


  • BcS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Mobile Front-end testing experience
  • Experience in Background Processes / API testing
  • Hands on experience in manual and automated testing
  • Understanding of regression, functional, UI/UX testing
  • Visual design experience

Given the civic mission of the company and project, it is especially important that employees uphold the business’ principles honestly and ethically; strive to improve the quality of our services, products, and operations and maintain a reputation for privacy, honesty, fairness, respect, responsibility, integrity, philanthropy, trust, innovation, exploration and sound judgment; and adhere to high standards of business and personal integrity as a representation of our business practice.

About Us:

Data Cubed (Data3) is a tech developer and provider of the 'Last Mile' of Big Data: We're the end link between big data and people, providing deep phenotyping IoT platforms & data science solutions to power the next great leap in human understanding. Data3 was founded by world-class researchers from NYU and MIT, and it is developing a revolutionary data collection and analysis platform that will disrupt longitudinal research and make novel discoveries empowering healthcare companies to deliver on the promise of precision medicine, behavioral nudging and eliminating waste. This is a great organization to get in on the ground floor of a startup that seeks to revolutionize our knowledge of human behavior.   Our mission is Better Data based on Better Science, yielding Better Analysis and Better Policy. We're a talented bunch of people seeking to unlock our human code, showing the connectedness to the physical world, unveiling all of the factors that make humans...human, and unleash the intrinsic value in doing so.   Data3's world headquarter is located in Brooklyn, New York. 

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