FirstMile Ventures
FirstMile Ventures

QA Engineer I



Quality Assurance
Arlington, VA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Pax8 is the leading value-added cloud-based SaaS distributor, simplifying the cloud journey for our partners by integrating technology, business intelligence and proactive service to deliver an unparalleled experience. Serving thousands of partners through the indirect sales channel, our mission is to be the world’s favorite place to buy cloud products. We are a fast-growing, dynamic and high-energy startup organization, allowing you to make a meaningful impact on the business. Culture is important to us, and at Pax8, it’s business, and it IS personal. We are passionate, creative and humorously offbeat. We work hard, keep it fun, and expect the best.
We Elev8 each other. We Advoc8 for our partners. We Innov8 continuously. We Celebr8 life.

No matter who you are, Pax8 is a place you can call home. We know there’s no such thing as a “perfect" candidate, so we don’t look for the right "fit" – instead, we look for the add. We encourage you to apply for a role at Pax8 even if you don’t meet 100% of the bullet points. We believe in cultivating an environment with a diversity of perspectives, in hopes that we can all thrive in an inclusive environment.

We are only as great as our people. And we have great people all over the world. No matter where you live and work, you’re a part of the Pax8 team. This means embracing hybrid- and remote-work whenever possible.

Position Summary:

The QA Engineer I evaluates and tests new and modified business software. They author software development and testing procedures which are required to verify that software applications function according to business and technical requirements. Additionally, they ensure that quality, defect-free applications are maintained as efficiently as possible and conform to established guidelines. The QA Engineer I collaborates with project stakeholders, project managers, and engineers within the Technology Services department on Tier 1 application development as well as operational change management. In addition, they participate in all phases of testing, including planning, development, and the revision of project plans and scope.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain test scripts and test suites leveraging automation where possible
  • Partner with Technical Support Engineers to understand and document the impact of issues identified
  • Aid with maintaining user manuals
  • Continuously review and improve processes to increase efficiency and quality
  • Drive your own personal development and performance improvements by participating in learning paths on Elev8, taking part in the Pax8 L&D program, receiving peer or manager coaching, and taking on stretch projects or on-the-job training

Ideal Skills, Experience, and Competencies:

  • At least one (1) to three (3) years of experience in QA Testing roles
  • Experience with ITSM, CSM, HRSD, CMDB, or PPM/CPM
  • Experience with Salesforce development testing
  • Experience with testing Enterprise application integrations, automation, and workflows
  • Knowledge of Python Automation
  • Knowledge of Selenium WebDriver
  • Understanding of ITIL and ITSM Framework
  • Knowledge of Web technologies JavaScript, REST, HTML, CSS, Angular JS, JSON, Glide, React
  • Experience using Update Sets for release management
  • Ability to build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives. Empathetic customer service
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

Required Education & Certifications:

  • B.A./B.S. in related field or equivalent work experience
  • Certification in ServiceNow, Microsoft Cloud, Salesforce, or other related credentials preferred


  • Qualified candidates can expect a salary beginning at $67,000 or more depending on experience

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*Note: Compensation is benchmarked on local Denver Metro area market rates. Qualified candidates in other locations can expect a salary package that may be adjusted based off applicable cost of wages in their respective location.
At Pax8 we believe that your Total Rewards should include a benefits package that shows how much we value our greatest assets. All FTE Pax8 people enjoy the following benefits:
  • Non-Commissioned Bonus Plans or Variable Commission
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employer Paid Short & Long Term Disability, Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Flexible, Open Vacation
  • Paid Sick Time Off
  • Extended Leave for Life events
  • RTD Eco Pass (For local Colorado Employees)
  • Career Development Programs
  • Stock Option Eligibility
  • Employee-led Resource Groups

Pax8 is an EEOC Employer.