QA / Automation Engineer (SDET)

Qintel is on a mission to track and stop threat actors in their tracks. Qintel's platform delivers high impact curated threat intelligence using investigative techniques and methodologies developed over years of cybersecurity specific research and development. With many of the Fortune 100 using our products, Qintel is driving intelligence to new levels, bringing threat actors and information about those threat actors from the deep and dark web into the hands of cybersecurity investigators and incident responders.

Qintel is looking for a QA / Automation engineer to join our growing software development team. You will be responsible for developing and evolving our test automation frameworks, tools, and services, as well as analyzing production issues, identifying test gaps across the entire testing stack and making systemic improvements to automation testing and backend tooling.

Come join us to help fight the ever-growing problem of cyber-crime, and help make a difference in the world!

What You'll Do

  • As part of our engineering team, you’ll participate in the full development cycle from a QA perspective: design, develop, QA, experiment, analyze, and deploy
  • Own QA and development/execution/management of test automation harnesses, code quality analysis, and associated tools end-to-end for Qintel's platforms
  • Recommend improvements to existing QA processes, evaluate new tools, stay informed of industry QA trends
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test cases that follow best practices and techniques
  • Understand requirements, develop test plans, execute manual and automated test cases, help to identify root causes and articulate defects clearly
  • Recreate production issues to help determine the issue and verify any fixes
  • Be able to clearly and effectively document areas of primary responsibility
  • Manage multiple projects and deadlines amid shifting priorities, working both independently and in a team environment
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan & coordinate quality testing activities
  • Understand and champion customer perspectives and real time business scenarios

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of experience in Software UI Testing/QA Engineer experience
  • 2+ years Python experience
  • 2+ years of Javascript (React) experience
  • Experience building out browser-based UI Test Automation frameworks and test suites used in production websites (Jest, Puppeteer, Cypress)
  • Experience with industry standard automation and development tools, with a focus on AWS related products (JIRA, Git, Docker, CodeBuild, GitHub, TravisCI, etc, etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and proficient in English, both written and spoken.
  • A passion to learn and thrive in a dynamic, constantly changing environment and building great customer experiences
  • Must take initiative and be a go-getter!

Nice To Haves

  • Master's degree in software engineering related field.
  • 1-2 years of operations and or devops experience
  • Experience with Azure, or other cloud related experience


  • 100% paid health benefits
  • Comprehensive 401K program with automatic 5% contribution by company (no contribution from employee required)
  • Flexible work environment
  • Open vacation policy
  • Paid parental leave
  • Competitive compensation
  • Remote available for highly qualified candidates (quarterly visits to Pittsburgh headquarters required)

Our work environment is exciting, dynamic and fast paced! Qintel regards itself as a family, and everybody plays a part in our success. In addition, we are a fast-growing business with exposure to some of the country’s top companies, and we provide many opportunities for motivated and passionate employees to advance their careers in the cybersecurity space.