Quality Analyst

Study.com - Mountain View, California - Full time

About Study.com

We are a profitable, fast growing technology company on a mission to make education accessible. Our focus is to simplify and accelerate learning and help people unlock opportunities for a better future.

Study.com helps over 30 million students and teachers each month improve grades, gain career skills and earn college credit through our video-based micro-learning platform. We’ve built our platform from the ground up, leveraging data and technology to make the entire learning process simple and engaging.

As a fast growing, independent company, our employees have a direct impact on company direction and results. We are looking for passionate, talented individuals to join our team, so we can have an even bigger impact towards our mission.

We are located in the heart of downtown Mountain View, just a few steps from the Caltrain station. We only hire top talent, so those who pass our rigorous interview process will find themselves as part of one of the brightest and most innovative teams in Silicon Valley.

We have a culture of social responsibility. As we continue to generate profits, we give back to the community through our Working Scholars scholarship program that helps hundreds of low-income workers in the Bay Area earn a bachelor’s degree at no cost and achieve economic and career mobility. We also donate to charitable organizations that help provide open access to information and education throughout the poorest regions of the world.

Study.com was recently ranked as an Inc. Best Place to Work! Come join us on our mission and make a difference.

About the Quality Analyst Position

Study.com is seeking a proactive, data-driven and detail-oriented quality analyst to challenge our small, cross-functional teams to reach ever-higher levels of quality through best quality practices and analysis.

As a successful candidate, you must be passionate about the quality of software products. You must be analytical, user experience driven and engineering excellent. You must be able to articulate quality strategy base on various types of data, model multidimensional test development and execution plan, deliver thorough test results in a fast pace environment. Study.com has a culture of getting things done, and demands exceptional collaboration across its engineering and product teams.

As a Quality Analyst at Study.com you will…

  • Actively work alongside other team members to increase quality through the entire SDLC
  • Lead and organize team test plan, development and execution such as creating test cases and suites, operate team test events, maintain and track quality coverage metrics, etc.
  • Apply best practices in day to day testing using comprehensive test data and latest software technologies
  • Execute tests, identify and communicate defects and risks, including trends
  • Establish and take the ownership of test coverage sufficiency, effectiveness and process in scrum team to meet business expectations
  • Help the teams to meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability and other quality goals

NOTE: This position is located in-house at our Mountain View, CA location.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BS in Engineering fields. Preferably Computer Science.
  • 2+ year software QA experience with web application, mobile app.
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in functional, regression, performance test execution, data analysis and reporting
  • Able to utilize modern Quality Assurance and test tools such as Jira, Zephyr, Dataplane, and etc.
  • Experience with REST API and Service black box testing
  • Excellent written and verbal collaboration skills

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience Agile engineering environment
  • Familiar with Java or any software programming language
  • Hands-on white box testing experience with web application, mobile app
  • Familiar with Jenkins and other test automation tools.

You could be a great fit for the team if you…

  • Desire to work in a collaborative, team-based environment built around Scrum
  • Are passionate about developing your skills, learning from and sharing your knowledge with your team
  • Love to build and ship end-to-end features that are used by millions of users
  • Emphasize simplicity, collaboration and been exceptional

Other Titles:

  • Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Quality Tester
  • QA Tester
  • QA Analyst

Why work for Study.com?

  • Help make education accessible to people who need it
  • Enjoy a fun, casual and collaborative working environment
  • Join a profitable and financially stable company
  • Help guide company decisions and direction
  • See results of your work in days, not years
  • Have your work impact 30+ million students and teachers each month
  • Work with other talented and passionate team members


  • Competitive compensation
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
  • 20 days of flexible paid time off annually (increases to 30 days over 5 years)
  • Additional 10 paid holidays annually
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans
  • Fully subsidized Caltrain pass
  • Tuition reimbursement and gift matching programs
  • Stocked kitchen and beverages provided
  • Company sponsored gym memberships
  • Company sponsored happy hours and many fun company events to celebrate accomplishments

Study.com provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran or disability status. In addition to federal law requirements, Study.com complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. Additionally, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with applicable state and local laws.

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Experience Level

Mid Level


Study.com is an online education platform that helps learners of all ages excel academically and close skills gaps. From test prep and homework help to earning college credit and developing workplace skills, our courses, video lessons and study tools make learning simple for 30 million+ users.

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