Software QA Engineer

Job Title: Software QA Engineer
Department: Engineering
Location: Emeryville, CA or Portland, OR
Reports to: Director, QA
FLSA Status: Exempt

About Monsoon Commerce

Monsoon Commerce is an e-commerce solutions company powering the online success of merchants. Our solutions help you achieve:

  • Multi-channel Simplicity - Streamline your inventory, order, and fulfillment operations across all your channels.
  • Marketplace Mastery - Sell more products in more places through leading online marketplaces like Amazon, eBay, and
  • Outsourced Expansion - Increase selection and market share through advanced marketplace, supply chain, and fulfillment solutions.

Monsoon Commerce also owns and operates Alibris(,, the premier online marketplace for independent sellers of books, music, and movies. An Internet Retailer Top 150 business, Alibris connects millions of consumers to tens of thousands of sellers from over 50 countries.

Our more than 20,000 customers span virtually every online category are comprised of marketplace-only sellers and 2500 online merchants and multi-channel retailers including more than 100 of the Internet Retailer 1000. In partnering with Monsoon Commerce, our customers commonly experience a level of success that is both impactful and enduring—at times, even transformational. We call it the Monsoon Effect.

With corporate headquarters in the San Francisco Bay area, Monsoon Commerce also has offices in Portland, Oregon, and Philadelphia. For further information, visit

Join a great place to work and grow! If you're passionate about e-commerce, and want to work with a team of people dedicated to helping online merchants succeed, consider a career with us. We are privately held and focused on results. We have a positive, open, honest, and supportive company culture. Located in [Emeryville, California, we are easily accessible by BART, Amtrak, bus, car, or bike]. Monsoon Commerce offers competitive benefits and compensation, including stock options. If you would like to come work as a team member whose creativity and insights will make a difference; we'd love to hear from you.

Position Summary

Responsible for testing Monsoon Commerce and Alibris software applications. Develop and execute test cases and procedures for all aspects of Quality Assurance. Work closely with development and other cross functional groups to make sure software releases are highly functional and stable. Responsible for validating various internal and external facing applications, including but not limited to partner facing applications, data replication streams, API's (internal and customer facing) and all Monsoon websites and hosted marketplaces. Utilize knowledge of systems, applications and tools including Linux OS and file systems; SQL SQL-based applications, PERL, XML and related internet protocols; Eclipse IDE; Java; Cold fusion programs; Shell Scripting for Grey box testing and programmatic product tests. Requires Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Computer Science or the foreign academic equivalent and 3 years experience as a Software QA Engineer.

WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS. Stuff our lawyers say you need to know. The work environment characteristics and physical demands described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • General office environment. Some stress may occur.
  • Occasional travel.
  • Dog, plant and fish friendly environment

To apply, please send your resume to [email protected], or fax to Attn: HR Manager at 510-550-6054.