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SDET (Software Developer in Test)

San Diego or Remote
< See all openings The perfect candidate shares our passion for excellence and approaches quality testing with a user-first mentality. Our quality engineering team is responsible for maintaining the unique, high standards at ClickUp.

We are looking for an experienced SDET who will be responsible for shaping the QA team to deliver test automation coverage, work with Developers on more complex initiatives, and have lots of experience working on an agile software team that has developed and shipped software to users. You must also have expertise writing automated test, reviewing code, contribute to the automated test framework, developing tools to assist manual and exploratory testing, and solving tricky problems. At ClickUp, the team, process, and tools we use are critical to our success.

You should enjoy continuously exploring and challenging the platform as it grows. We release new builds at a rapid rate, so time management and self-prioritization are a must.

We're scaling quickly, so we're recruiting teammates who share our core values, know how to get sh*t done, and add a lot to our extremely driven culture. We were named the fastest-growing productivity app of 2018, and this has been made possible by our passionate and high-energy team supporting growth in every area.
The Role:
  • - You will be one of the technical person for the QA + Engineering department who will be able to train the team on how to handle the most complex scenarios that come our way.
  • - You have no problem developing automation frameworks and increasing test coverage via automation.
  • - You will analyze defects, understand the root cause, work with the development team to resolve issues.
  • - You thrive on learning new technologies, and are fearless when it comes to delving out of your comfort zones.
  • - You should be able to adapt quickly to meet the needs of our growing business environment. We have an Angular Frontend and Nodejs Backend, so you need to have a solid understanding of how to operate with this stack.
  • - You’ve been challenged in the past and proven that you’re capable of quite a lot.
  • - You are OK taking on new challenges and have a passion about building an amazing product more than almost anything else.
  • - You strive on proving that speed and quality have absolutely no conflicts.
  • - Staying on top of the latest software architectural trends is a passion of yours.
  • - Web Automation (SDET level) testing experience (4+ years of exp.).
  • - Web manual testing experience (2+ years of exp.).
  • - API testing experience (2+ years of exp.).
  • - Experienced with Web automation testing tool: Preferably Cypress or an industry equivalent tool.
  • - Professional software development experience, with a focus on testing (2+ years of exp.).
  • - Experience building scalable test infrastructure for web applications.
  • - Extremely comfortable with working in a fast-paced Agile/SCRUM environment.
  • - Experience working with Project Management/Productivity software is STRONGLY desired (ex: ClickUp, Monday, Basecamp, Asana, etc.).
  • - Skilled at explaining technical problems and issues succinctly and clearly.
  • - Experience with BDD and Cucumber is a big plus.
  • - Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • - Proficient with git version control.
  • - Experience with CI/CD for automated tests.
  • - Experience writing test cases for automation (unit, e2e, integration, etc).
  • - AWS experience is a plus.
  • - Hands-on experience working with JavaScript and Angular.
  • - Knowledge of test frameworks, methodologies and their corresponding tools.
  • - Exposure to Behaviour Driven Development and experience in programming and testing is a plus.
  • - passion for testing, development, and design.

ClickUp was founded on a culture of hard work, consistent growth, and a desire to break norms. We’re a values-driven company and hire based on ambition, merit, and a willingness to do what it takes to succeed. We don’t care where you’re from, what you look like, or who you’re in a relationship with—we hire the best people for the job, and create an environment that supports employees on their journey to do the most exciting work of their lives! ClickUp is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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  • You’re able to switch contexts quickly and effectively
  • You want to work somewhere where you’ll make an impact
  • You pay attention to details
  • You're a great communitator with your team and our users
  • You value working hard and working smart
  • You consider yourself a perfectionist
  • You enjoy a fast paced, high growth environment
  • You believe in the mission of making the world more productive
  • You're able to wear many hats

About You

If you love what you do and wake up excited, you'll fit right in!


Just some of what we provide.
  • Opportunity to earn equity in fast growing company
  • New MacBook Pro
  • Health insurance (100% of premium paid)
  • Dental insurance (100% of premium paid)
  • Opportunity for cash bonuses
  • Commuter benefits
  • Team lunches each week
  • Unlimited snacks & drinks in office
  • Continued learning (Access to tons of paid courses)
  • Unlimited kombucha and cold brew on tap
  • 401k with 100% employer match up to 2% of annual salary

Our six step process.

🔍 Review
Applicants are reviewed to ensure a good fit.
👋 Initial Interview
We want to get to know you better!
📥 Mini Project
A project for the team you’re applying for is distributed.
🤓 Final Interview
This interview is conducted with team leads.
💰 Offer
A carefully tailored offer is sent to the candidate.
🚀 Career Launch
Blast off into the future of productivity and unlimited possibility!
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Core values.

The best customer experience, period. Fix problems and say yes.
Normal ****ing Sucks.
Progress towards perfection.
Work hard and own it.
Grow 1% every day.
Be direct.
Find joy, and have fun.
Random acts of kindness.
Urgent and optimistic.

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