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QA Engineer at Propeller Aero

in Sydney, NSW

Job description

Real-time, real accurate data has the potential to revolutionize mining, construction, and civil engineering. Cloud computing and drone surveying can make that worksite data accessible and useable for the people who need it to improve safety, report accurately, boost collaboration and efficiency, and shave days or weeks off typical workflows.

We’re the technology company that’s already making that happen.


At Propeller Aero, we work every day to improve how worksites are managed around the world. We close the information gap between a physical worksite and the people who manage it. We believe everyone should be able to measure and manage their worksite themselves.


Propeller is comprised of tight-knit, decentralised teams. Our people have the freedom to approach, own, and solve problems creatively. We’re 100% about impact, and 0% about ego. Want to know what our team actually says about us? Check out our Glassdoor.


Currently, we have more than 14,000 worksites in 120-plus countries using our products and we’re growing exponentially. Why aren’t you a part of it?


Your Mission

You’ll be helping the team build the 3D front-end for Propeller’s web platform for site analysis and visualisation. This allows people on worksites to use drone data to make their jobs safer, faster, and better. To do this, you’ll be performing cross-browser and platform testing, having a huge impact on customer experience.


About You

You love testing rich web apps and leave no stone unturned when running a test suite. In your spare time, you learn about test automation and building web apps. Over time, you want this to become the main focus. Propeller Aero is the place to make that happen.

Allow visualizer team to release twice a week without friction, which includes feature, regression, and exploratory testing. You’ll take ownership of workflow tests document.


With testing applied, you’ll support and improve browser/platform coverage to full support of Google Chrome, Mozilla, and iPad.


Implement automated testing for at least one key component of the platform. Starting with React components, extending into screenshots and image diffs.


Drive improved release quality and decrease the amount of bugs caught in production. Reduce the time for testing a production release from current average.


Your Skills

  • Knowledge of testing web and mobile applications and browser behaviours.
  • Understanding of building test cases to identify gaps and produce high-quality testing outcomes.
  • High attention to detail and ability to report test failures.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and initiative.
  • Strong ability to prioritise in multitasking environment.
  • Comfortable giving critical feedback and holding teams accountable.
  • Ability to communicate with technical and nontechnical people alike.
  • Prior experience writing testing / technical documentation and handling bug reports.
  • Experience in working with bug-tracking systems (Jira, Redmine, etc.).
  • Bonus: knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

About Us

We’re really proud of our Glassdoor rating and, according to our Culture Amp survey, 100% of people here would recommend us as a great place to work. We offer employee stock options, paid parental leave, and a beautiful office with stocked kitchens in Surry Hills, not to mention the best roof deck in Sydney. We take being a good place to work pretty seriously.


Propeller is for everyone. We’re an equal opportunity employer who celebrates diversity. Your gender, age, religion, sex life, or skin colour won’t make a difference here. If you’re smart and good at what you do, come as you are.

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