Senior QA Engineer - Zettaset

Mountain View, CA, US

Zettaset Inc. is seeking a Senior QA Engineer to join the QA team. The QA Engineer develops software test plans, designs and develops white and black box QA tests, and automates QA tests where appropriate. The position works closely with Engineering to develop QA tests. Must have 5+ years QA testing experience working within a Unix environment with Oracle or MySQL backend. Proficient in testing a both front and backend environment is ideal. Working knowledge of automated test tools desired (Selenium and Unix scripting tools). Familiarity testing languages such as: Java, SQL, HTML and Ruby a plus. Knowledge of Hadoop, Zookeeper, Oozie and Hive is a BIG PLUS. A team player with excellent communication skills is needed for the close interaction with other groups and is critical for company’s success as a whole.


The Sr. QA Engineer will be responsible for the testing of all aspect of our platform. We are providing a novel platform for managing, storing, and analyzing large-scale data -- a QA challenge that will require creative and methodical approach to ensure that it works and performs as designed. We are looking for the candidates that have:

Minimum Requirements:

5+ years of software QA or test engineering in a commercial software product environment
Strong knowledge of the QA process
Experience programming a variety of scripts to test UNIX and database.
Experience testing client/server or web applications with large database systems
Experience with black/white box testing
Writing test documentation at all levels
Familiarity testing languages such as: Java, JavaScript, Ruby, SQL, HTML.

Preferred Skills:

Experience with data analytics a plus
Experience with large-scale clusters, Hadoop, Hive, and MapReduce a huge plus
Experience visualizing large data sets
BSCS or other technical degree, or equivalent experience


We are an early-stage, well-funded startup with very competitive salary and equity packages. Our current team is under 10 people - you will have a chance to make a significant impact on our fast-growing company from day one!

Employee Stock Options
Partial or full work from home abilities
Flexible Work Hours
We offer comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans
401(k) accounts.
Additionally, we subsidize Caltrain passes
Provide free lunches.
We will buy any tools such as books, training materials, or software development tools, that you need to excel at your job.
Engineers may choose a Mac or PC notebook, and multiple monitors will be provided at the office for a high-productivity development environment.