QA Engineer

Atlanta, GA

QA Engineer

About Layr

Layr is a venture-backed insurtech startup focused on helping small and medium-sized businesses purchase and manage business insurance. We create technology to make inefficient insurance-related processes like quoting and underwriting light years faster while delivering customers with a delightful, modern, and familiar user experience. We are also an equal opportunity employer dedicated to fostering an inclusive and diverse team. We will never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

You Have:

  • Been performing manual and automated quality assurance for web applications professionally for 3+ years
  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience. Self-taught engineers are welcome.
  • Working knowledge of page life cycles, RESTful APIs, and general software workflows
  • Fluency in HTML and JavaScript (ES6/ES7)
  • Experience using Jira to file bug reports and communicate when a feature passes or fails QA
  • The ability to interpret acceptance criteria in order to both manually test and implement automated tests for a story
  • Familiarity with a testing framework such as Cypress or Selenium
  • Comfort using a terminal


You Can:

  • Work closely with both Product and Engineering in order to both manually and automatically test new features and identify bugs
  • Research and establish team-wide best practices.
  • Participate in strategic technical discussions and make recommendations with respect to architecture, security, scalability, and user experience.
  • Learn new programming languages, frameworks, and concepts on your own and adapt to rapidly changing technical landscapes.
  • Communicate and document technical designs and requirements.
  • Explain complex technical concepts to designers, product managers, and management.
  • Perks & Benefits
  • Competitive Salary: Our compensation packages are pre-budgeted and based on continued analysis of fair market rates.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision: We offer health, dental, and vision insurance with Layr paying 99% of employee and 50% of dependent premiums.
  • Grow Together: Interested in accelerating your professional growth? We'll help fund that online course you've had your eye on. 
  • Flexible Vacation: Follow through on commitments to your teammates and Layr customers and enjoy generous vacation time.