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Test Engineer (Toronto)

The least interesting thing about Wave is accounting. The most interesting thing is the energy, pace and sense of adventure working with one of Canada's hottest new companies - an award-winning tech startup with hundreds of thousands of customers around the world. We want to get even more creative and adventurous in our growth, and we're looking for a Test Engineer to join our team and help us liberate small business owners worldwide from the dark side of accounting.

At Wave you will:

  • Amaze us with your relentless attention to detail
  • Take responsibility for the quality of an amazing product
  • Focus on creating an automated test suite, while helping developers test new features
  • Work closely with the product developers to crush bugs
  • Challenge your problem-solving skills


You have:

  • A B.A./B.Sc. in Computer Science or a related field
  • Hands-on exposure to development using Python
  • Familiarity with and a thorough understanding of bug tracking tools and QA methodologies
  • Excellent proofreading skills, and the ability to flag errors rapidly and consistently
  • Exposure to test plan and test case creation
  • Insane attention to detail - misaligned and inconsistent things make you twitch
  • Proven troubleshooting skills
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills - you ask a lot of good questions to get to the core of problems
  • The ability to work in a fun, fast-paced team environment

An exceptional candidate has:

Exposure to development using Django Experience with Robot or BBD-style framework Experience writing SQL Experience with shell scripting Familiarity with agile methodologies Some accounting knowledge The ability to define, track and trend quality metrics

What makes working here awesome:

  • great people, great culture
  • casual and fun office environment
  • very competitive compensation, including stock options.
  • benefits
  • vibrant neighbourhood
  • an incredible opportunity to get in on the ground floor of one of Canada’s startup darlings, experiencing lightning-fast growth and international recognition

Learn more about who we are and what Wave has accomplished so far. 


Please send us a note at jobs@waveapps.com, along with a small selection of your projects you’ve worked on that show off your chops. 

(No recruiters, please.)

About Wave:

Launched in November 2010, Wave provides integrated online applications that help small business owners around the world run their businesses. The company has secured more than $19 million in funding, and is signing up tens of thousands of small business customers each month. Wave currently tracks more than $60 billion in small business income and spending. Wave is based in Toronto, Canada and has offices in Rochester, New York, as well as Vancouver and Winnipeg. 

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Be part of something huge

It's an exciting time to join the Wave family. We've created the world's fastest-growing financial software for small businesses, and we've got a lot of awesomeness planned for the future.

Some of our milestones

95 million
transactions tracked
$50+ billion
in income and expenses
2.5 million
users in 200+ countries