QA Engineer

What we’re looking for

This position requires a self-motivated individual with a strong QA/Scripting background. Prior programming or automation experience to handle responsibilities spanning all phases of software development. You will be responsible for writing new automated tests, maintaining the infrastructure necessary to run that automation and documenting these processes. In early development phases, you will be asked to develop an automation test plan in cooperation with HW and SW engineering to cover the testing of new features. As development progresses, you will work closely with engineers to build and maintain automated test suites and infrastructure and produce internal documentation. Once tests are mature, you will execute these tests to collect and analyze results and use this data to identify, reproduce, and isolate HW/SW bugs related to unreleased Senseye products. Upon release, you will help diagnose and facilitate fixing software bugs and updating external documentation with solutions to common problems.


  • Own the CI/CD pipeline.

  • Perform code reviews and approve new updates for future releases for all of our products.

  • Create detailed, comprehensive, well-structured test plans and test cases.

  • Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools.

  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved.

  • Any other duties needed to help drive to our vision, fulfill our mission, and abide by our organization's values

Extra Points:

  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes.

  • Experience with AWS

The Technologies We Use

  • Python

  • React-Redux

  • MongoDB

  • RabbitMQ

  • Docker

  • K8s

  • AWS

  • Buddy

  • Terraform

  • Ansible

  • Bash/Perl


  • Ability to create, modify and execute tests for hardware/software at the system level. 

  • Hands on experience with automated testing tools and software quality assurance.

  • Hands on coding and scripting experience to support the test framework, automation, and tool development (Python and Bash scripting preferred).

  • Ability to collaborate with peers, and cross-functionally with other engineers and team leads.

  • Ability to identify high customer impact issues and drive them to resolution with the partnered teams.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience presenting data to cross-functional teams and/or management.

  • Technical writing skills in order to help provide external documentation for our products

  • Experience with ensuring data integrity and persistence is a major plus.

  • BS EE/CS/CE is preferred but not required.

  • Equivalent work experience (at least a year)

About Us

Senseye is revolutionizing the interface between technology and human cognition. Through breakthroughs in computer vision, we are pioneering new human-machine interfaces and making the impossible possible. We are a diverse group of people with a broad range of backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives who have a lot of work ahead of us to realize our vision.

Our Hiring Process

With Senseye’s commitment to creating an inclusive culture, we have taken the Austin Startup Diversity and Inclusion pledge. You will see parts of this pledge reflected in our hiring practices. One of the ways we have improved upon in our hiring process is that we have ditched the traditional resume submission and instead focus on assessments. We believe that by focusing on assessments and allowing you to show what you can do and not relying on past work history or education, it gives everyone a chance regardless of their background. 

  • Step 1: Non technical interview with our Office and People Operations Manager

  • Step 2: [Technical] Phone interview with Hiring Manager

  • Step 3: Coding challenge - show us your problem solving skills

  • Step 4: In person interviews with our [Team(s)] members

  • Step 5: Offer 

Senseye is dedicated to building a community of employees that are diverse, passionate, and engaged. We are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, parental or pregnancy status, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. When we're safe, healthy, and balanced we can accomplish phenomenal things together.

  • Position requires access to Covered Defense Information for which the US Government requires US Citizenship

  • You'll also need to pass an FBI background check

  • Senseye maintains a drug free workplace and conducts pre-employment substance abuse testing. Senseye may also conduct substance abuse testing during employment, in accordance with its policies and customer requirements. Employment is subject to successfully completing and passing such tests.


  • The freedom and trust to define your role as we design, build, and ship our products

  • Competitive salary and stock option plan

  • Flexible paid time off (vacation, sick leave, and public holidays)

  • Flexible schedules

  • Company health care plan

    • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

    • Short and long term disability insurance

    • Life insurance policy

  • 401k

  • Commuter benefits for parking, public transit, carshares, etc.

  • Mothers' room

  • Fully stocked kitchen

  • Opportunities for continuing education



Did you know that women apply for open jobs only if they think they meet 100 percent of the criteria listed? Men will apply to that same posting if they feel they meet 60 percent of the requirements.

We know that not everyone comes from the same background, has had the same experiences, or education, and we wouldn’t want it any other way. Don’t worry about checking every single box, instead we want you to bring your own unique outlook to the team, whatever that might be!

Role posted - 2020-10-06T23:12:07Z 6:12pm, 6th Oct 2020 CDT

Start now, finish later

  • Your application will be reviewed blind, to ensure fairness
  • You won't need a CV/résumé

This role has no specific closing date.

We'll email you a link to your application page so you can get back to it later.

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