Adaptive Insights is looking for an experienced and energetic Senior QA Engineer to join our QA team currently located in Palo Alto, CA. This position will be involved in all aspects of quality assurance activities along with other QA engineers to deliver high quality products. He/she is expected to be able to handle complex multi-projects in a fast paced and changing environment.


  • Perform manual and automated testing through all phases of Agile process
  • Represent QA and be an essential member of Scrum team
  • Participate in all Scrum test activities
  • Provide QA estimate, test status and risk assessment on assigned testing areas to Scrum team
  • Develop test documentation
  • Document, research, and communicate defects discovered during test execution
  • Work closely with development and product team to understand features, to articulate problems found and to influence the design of our products
  • Contribute to process improvements and refinement of QA practices


  • BS Degree in Computer Science or equivilent technology-focused degree.
  • 6+ years of experience working with development and QA as Senior QA engineer
  • Experience writing SQL statements and database testing skills
  • Experience building API level of test, using REST API
  • Programming experience in Java and Selenium
  • Ability to meet high quality coding practices and standards
  • Solid knowledge of software QA methods, tools, & processes
  • Domain knowledge in Financial Management/Financial Systems
  • Experience working in Agile software development life cycles
  • Proven ability to balance multiple priorities and communicate across organizational boundaries
  • Develop and execute test plans and test cases based on business requirements and technical specifications
  • Identify data / content requirements to ensure all test case scenarios are covered
  • Record and document test results and compare to expected results
  • Perform application automated and manual regression tests to validate features / functionality
  • Excellent written and verbal communication

 Experience with some of all of the following is highly desirable:

  • Experience in building robust, scalable, and high-quality test automation solutions for functional and regression testing
  • Experience testing a SaaS product
  • Knowledgeable in object-oriented programming with strong debugging skills
  • Experience working with Cassandra
  • Understanding of Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment tools like Jenkins