Squash them bugs.
Like games? Want part-time QA work?
This is the job for you.
You’re methodical and diligent. You always check every nook and cranny.
You’re incredibly detail oriented.
You know your way around software. You've worked in tech or a tech-adjacent role before.
You're excited to test a kid's programming app—which entails building games and playing games that kids have made.
As the QA tester, you will ensure that kids, parents, and teachers can rely on Hopscotch by making sure that every update is stable. You will work out of Hopscotch's Dumbo office for a few hours a week. This is a part-time long-term opportunity.
You’ll be responsible for making sure that Hopscotch ships stable updates.
For every update, Hopscotch will prepare a QA doc outlining tests that should be run.
You will go through tests and ensure that the product works as expected, approaching the process from the perspective of a Hopscotch user.
You will carefully document any bugs you find so that Hopscotch engineers can reproduce and fix them.
Everyone should have the chance to experience the joyful and creative parts of computer programming without getting bogged down by syntax. With Hopscotch, kids ages 8-12 can code their own games and share them with others on iPad and iPhone.
Today, hundreds of thousands of kids around the world us Hopscotch. They're making everything from simple animations, to websites and games. The creativity that emerges when you give more people access to the tools they need to make software is incredible.
You'll join an idealistic, fun and diverse crew that is led by two women. You'll help the team ship product frequently and reliably.
Excellent English communication skills (written and verbal)
2-4 years experience QA testing
Computer and tech savvy, comfortable conducting most of your work via Slack, Facetime, Google Docs, Airtable, and other tools
How to apply:
Please email your resume and a cover letter (in PDF) to firstname.lastname@example.org. In your email, please tell us about your favorite internet community.
Hopscotch is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity among our team and community. People of color, people with disabilities, veterans, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are especially encouraged to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.