Quality Assurance Engineer

Denver, CO, USA ● Virtual Req #31
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
At Watermark, we partner with institutions of higher education to improve student learning and institutional quality with proven, reliable, and user-friendly assessment management and e-portfolio solutions and supporting services. Watermark is a recognized leader in student assessment, portfolio and accreditation. We serve over 1,700 institutions and close to a million students across the country.

Quality Assurance Engineer

The Quality Assurance Engineer will ensure high quality web-based software through functional, regression and performance testing in a collaborative, Agile (Scrum) work environment, leveraging both manual and test automation practices. The Quality Assurance Engineer will spend at least 50% of their time applying their C# skills toward building and maintaining an automated test suite.



  • Test new software features and regression test existing functionality

  • Design, create, maintain and execute automated acceptance, regression, and performance tests

  • Participate in design and code reviews associated with automated test development

  • Collaborate with Software Engineers on design and implementation that are conducive to automated acceptance tests

  • Collaborate with Product Owner to understand and advise on well-defined requirements and testable acceptance criteria

  • Perform manual functional, accessibility, compatibility, and security testing

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


  • Testing web applications using manual and automated testing approaches

  • Test automation frameworks and C# programming abilities

  • Testing secure, scalable, and highly available web applications

  • Knowledge of web application development technologies and concepts

  • Familiarity with Agile (Scrum) development life cycle

  • The ability to troubleshoot and analyze; must be able to dig into issues and escalate or solve them appropriately

  • Strong work ethic

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Education and Experience


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, related field, or equivalent experience

  • Five or more years of experience testing web applications

  • Three or more years of experience building/executing automated tests for web applications

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salary 

  • Flexible PTO

  • Flexible work schedule

  • Family Bonding Leave

  • Sick Leave

  • Professional development reimbursement

  • Gym reimbursement through UHC  

  • Health insurance plans

  • HAS/FSA (Dependent Care FSA )

  • Dental Insurance

  • Life and Accidental insurance

  • Short term disability

  • 401 K with company matching

  • Subscription to CALM application

  • Employee referrals incentive

  • Affinity Groups

Job Details

  • Job Type: Full-time

  • Salary: $75,000-$95,000

The posted salary range describes the minimum to maximum range for this job description in the state of Colorado. The salary range is posted in accordance with the Colorado Equal Pay For Equal Work Act. The range for this same position may be lower or higher in markets outside of Colorado and is dependent on experience, education, and licensure(s).”

About Watermark

Watermark’s mission is to put better data into the hands of administrators, faculty, and students everywhere to empower them to connect information and gain insights into learning that will drive meaningful improvements. Through its innovative educational intelligence system, Watermark supports over 1,600 institutions around the world in developing an intentional approach to learning so that they can leverage data for a more holistic view of learning, faculty and staff impact, and institutional quality.

 For more information on Watermark, visit www.watermarkinsights.com.

Watermark is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against an individual based on the individual's race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other protected characteristic or activity.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Telecommute % 100
  • Denver, CO, USA
  • Virtual