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First Smart Home Security Device for Everyone

Embedded QA Engineer

$55k – $105k AngelList Est.
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Hi, we’re Canary, a New York City-based startup that believes the best technology makes you smarter, puts you in control, and gives you access to the information you need. That’s why we’re dedicated to developing easy-to-use technology that protects, empowers, and has a meaningful impact on people, families, and their communities. Our products are award-winning, all-in-one home security devices that make it easy to see and understand what’s happening in your home from anywhere. We are building smarter technology, with superior design and real security as core goals for our team.
We are seeking an Embedded QA Engineer to join our team to focus on testing ensuring the quality of our deliverables. Our team is at the center of the full software stack here at Canary, providing you with exposure to a variety of technologies and engineering disciplines.

What You'll Be Up To:
● You will have a leading role in the creation of test automation scripts and tools
● You will build maintain and execute test plans and scenarios
● You will be the gatekeeper for rollout of releases that affect the experience of hundreds of thousands of Canary customers
● Your work will be closely affiliated with both product and engineering teams

What You'll Need To Have:
● AS/BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering is strongly preferred.
● 3+ years in a software testing environment is required; experience with api and cloud testing is strongly preferred.
● Good understanding of networking protocol fundamentals (TCP/IP, NAT, DHCP, DNS, SMB, routers, switches, etc).
● An understanding of Linux/Unix command line
● Experience with at least one programming language such as Python, C++, etc.
● An innate curiosity and passion for understanding how things work.

Bonus Points:
● Understanding of restful APIs
● Experience with defect tracking systems (JIRA)
● Experience with performance and/or security testing
● Experience with Cucumber, Behave, or similar modeling systems
● The ability to demonstrate QA skills with at least 2 complete product cycles, from inception to customer shipment.

What can we give you?
● Comprehensive health insurance
● Flexible work hours
● Unlimited vacation
● Commuter benefits
● A beautiful downtown office space with views of the Freedom Tower, Woolworth Building, and more


Comprehensive health insurance

Generous vacation

Unlimited vacation


Office space

A beautiful downtown office space with views of the Freedom Tower, Woolworth Building, and more

Canary at a glance

First Smart Home Security Device for Everyone

Canary focuses on Security, Computer Vision, Internet of Things, and Deep Learning. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a mid-size team that's between 51-200 employees. To date, Canary has raised $51.2M of funding; their latest round was closed on June 2015.

You can view their website at http://canary.is or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

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