Altruist is a FinTech company that develops a commission-free digital investment platform. The platform is designed to help independent financial advisors grow faster, cut costs, eliminate paperwork, and delight their clients. The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Venice, California. Our team is solving a huge problem that requires big-picture thinkers who are motivated to make a real difference through their work.


United States

Remote Sr. or Lead QA Automation Engineer - Series A FinTech Startup

$130,000-$170,000 / YEAR

Company: Altruist
Position: Sr. or Lead QA Automation Engineer
Technical Snapshot: Java, Selenium,TestNG, Jenkins, SQL 
Location: Fully Remote anywhere in the US or Canada
Compensation: $130K-$170K (dependent on seniority & work location) + attractive early stage equity

The Sr. or Lead QA Automation Engineer will be responsible for designing automated tests to validate the functionality of web applications. They will also be responsible for analyzing the functionality of the application , reviewing requirements, creating test plans and detailed test cases. The engineer will work with developers and product managers to understand requirements and use cases. The engineer should have programming skills, a keen eye for detail and ability to wear multiple hats.


  • Complete automation suite for regression testing and functional test suite
  • Reduction of Bug leakage
  • Partner with engineering and product management to ensure quality delivery of every feature being developed
  • Mentor junior team members and be a role model.
  • Enhance the automation framework to enhance the scalability
  • Identify and develop design patterns and practices within the quality assurance team
  • Building Mock services/alternate testing techniques to increase test coverage

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience in building front and back end automation framework
  • Ability to wear multiple hats to help us achieve our goals
  • Understanding of software testing methodologies and test-driven development
  • Understanding of databases, SQL, and application servers
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with Java is a must