We’re Alchemy and we’re changing the world with software + science
We are an industry-specific cloud software company helping the $1 trillion specialty chemicals industry embrace digital transformation to accelerate innovations in chemistry. If you love advanced technologies, science, business software, and
ambitious teams, we’d love to hear from you. With dual headquarters in San Francisco and Novi Sad, Serbia, we are a global company serving customers all over the world.
As a Software Test Engineer (STE) at Alchemy, you will develop and execute exploratory tests and automated checks to ensure product quality. You are skilled at designing and implementing tests, debugging, and defining corrective actions. You
will also review functionality and identify non-functional system requirements.
The STE role plays an important part in our company’s product development process. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before and after product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs. If
you hold an engineering background and enjoy providing end-to-end solutions to software quality problems, we’d like to meet you.
Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
Design, develop and execute automation scripts using available tools
Identify, record, document and track bugs
Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing features to meet client needs
Collaborate with internal teams (e.g. designers, developers and product owner) to identify system requirements
Stay up-to-date with new testing approaches, tools, and test strategies
Proven work experience in software testing/quality assurance (3+ years)
Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
Experience working in an Agile/Lean development process
BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
Nice to have
Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
Experience with performance and/or security testing
Experience with testing enterprise software for businesses
Qualities We Value
Initiative - we have a shared bias for action.
Transparency - we clearly communicate what we are working on and why.
Accountability - we take individual and collective responsibility for what we do.
Trust - we trust that our team members will deliver as promised.
We don’t accept candidates from recruiters or placement agencies for U.S. positions. If you have a candidate interested in Alchemy, they should apply directly below or at
Alchemy is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability,
marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.
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