Software QA Engineer


Choose your own adventure!  Whether you like wielding swords, casting magic, or firing arrows, you will be given a unique opportunity here at Paylocity to be a co-creator on one of our many product development teams with epic opportunities to learn, grow, and take on any challenge that you wish.

You will:

  • Work with Software Engineers and Product Owners to implement quality into new features at all stages of our SDLC.
  • Craft up plans to test features and help shape how we bring quality in early on in the development process.
  • Analyze and classify each new feature for potential risk or unrealized business logic shortcomings.
  • Solve complicated testing issues.
  • Dive into a product development team where collaboration and innovation are praised.
  • Engineer Automated Testing leveraging internally designed frameworks, with freedom to provide insight and new ideas to those frameworks.
  • Hack our software by executing both manual and automated tests with intent to break all the things. With extreme prejudice. We take no prisoners here.
  • Embark on new adventures to learn new testing techniques, technologies, or even programming languages!
  • Bring all your skills, talents, and abilities. We want to learn from you!
  • Have fun while speaking your mind

 What we offer:

  • A collaborative environment where QA engineers are empowered to help steer the direction of the team, as well as the larger QA organization
  • A place to contribute Automation skills and experience company-wide through bi-weekly forum panels of fellow QAs and Software Engineers.
  • Management buys into automation testing
  • Small, homey, agile teams who work together to create awesome things. Silos aren’t a thing here.
  • Annual training allowance to learn new things and bring it back to the team.
  • Flexible remote work schedule
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) which enables employees to share in the long-term growth and future success of the company
  • Management buy in and coaching of the Agile process

Our talent anywhere philosophy nurtures a diverse and dynamic group of colleagues with a shared mission to make great products and have fun doing it.

Are you the teammate we are looking for?

Who you are:

  • Enthusiastic about developing the best software available and providing the ultimate customer experience
  • An advocate for continuous improvement of our software development process
  • Interested in staying current by applying new technologies
  • Able to work in a collaborative environment with a willingness to share your ideas
  • Able to work independently on modules and complete tasks with high quality, but unafraid to seek out suggestions from other team members
  • Excited to work on cutting-edge technology!

How we work:

  • Small, self-sufficient product oriented teams with an entrepreneurial spirit. We do not add more folks to our teams, we add additional teams to scale.
  • Casual, collaborative, Agile environment which embraces and operates under our shared principles.

What we offer:

  • Annual training allowance, a license for Pluralsight, and a subscription to Safari Books Online
  • Vast market opportunity – which means more growth and opportunity
  • Lean enabling process that focuses on putting our developers in a position to succeed
  • Flexible work schedule (work from home 2 days a week)