We are currently looking for two awesome people to join Atola.
Our Quality Assurance team needs reinforcement to join them in their ongoing effort of ensuring the stability of our software.
In their turn, our Hardware Development team is facing the new challenge of expanding our production and expediting product design.
We are accepting applications and holding interviews in the upcoming weeks with start dates in late February/early March.
Candidates of different backgrounds are invited to apply! With the help of each new employee, we strive to continue building a team that is diverse in terms of both knowledge base and perspective, to create an inclusive and supportive environment for all to do the most rewarding work in their careers and fulfill their professional goals.
About the Hardware Engineer position
You will be joining a team of seasoned engineers with fantastic achievements under their belt. Our Hardware Development team consists of three people, whose meticulous work and dedication resulted in the creation of both Atola Insight Forensic and Atola TaskForce. They also developed the data recovery systems that we used to produce prior to joining the digital forensics market.
In broad terms, as a part of our Hardware Development team, you will be responsible for the research, design, development, assembling and testing of our hardware. That includes drive imaging systems based on server-grade components and add-ons that enhance the range of interfaces that our imagers can acquire data from. Hardware engineers also assist our software development teams with product decisions and testing protocols.
You have a strong knowledge of modern CAD for electronic device development and modern mechanical CAD, and you are skilled in the integral design of cases and PCBs for devices.
You are able to work productively with extensive technical specifications (500 pages or more).
These skills will be a plus:
- Experience designing switching power supplies
- General understanding of high-speed interfaces
- Experience developing devices with PCIe interface
- Experience wiring BGA chips and programming microcontrollers as well as practical experience in mounting boards.
As a member of the hardware development team, you will be countering complexity and looking for simpler passes. You will be engineering devices that combine sophistication and ease of use. We provide the freedom and autonomy to develop custom solutions while ensuring you are able to share challenges and receive input from your peers.
We greatly appreciate systemic thinking and attention to detail.
About the QA Engineer position
At Atola you will participate in system testing at all stages of the product development lifecycle (software & hardware), write requirements and test documentation, perform regression testing, participate in product development meetings and suggest improvements of existing products.
You understand QA Methodologies and are skilled in designing tests. Experience in testing is not required, but personal experience in testing any systems is necessary.
You are detail-oriented, adaptable, ready for proactive and continuous learning. You are great at clearly and concisely articulating your thoughts, and care to give and take constructive criticism.
These skills will be a plus:
- An understanding of web technologies and client-server architecture
- Experience with web development tools (e.g. Chrome DevTools), basic knowledge of HTML, CSS
- Experience with continuous integration tools (TeamCity) and version control systems (Git)
- Advanced use of Windows, Linux
Within the QA team, you will cooperate with other QA engineers to develop effective testing strategies and test plans. Fast and effective cross-team communication is also key. If you are outgoing, a team player and get along with people well, you will thrive in this environment. If you are passionate about quality, we would like to meet you!
Join us if you share our values!
We value people who can take a stand and contribute to our common vision with their perspective. We subject new ideas to rigorous consideration and challenge each other. We love experimenting, assessing results and replicating success.
Sincerity and trust:
- Try to understand first, and to be understood later
- Helping a colleague is the first priority
- Focus on each other’s strengths
- This is fail-friendly environment. Making mistakes is ok and useful
Simplicity is king. We prefer simple solutions that are easy to change.
Pay and benefits
We provide competitive compensation and salary revision every 6 months. In us, you will find a friendly and supportive team. We use a customized agile approach in product development.
You will work from a cozy office downtown Kyiv, less than 5 minutes from the metro.
Our schedule is flexible and we all enjoy 25 days of vacation (24 + bonus vacation day on December 31).
Paid sick leave is provided, no need for a doctor’s note.
Atola also provides free snacks and beverages at the office and a weekly English speaking club with a teacher.
How to apply
We expect to take up to two days to review your application.
Applicants for QA Engineer position will hear from us by email about whether you’ve advanced to the online test assignment part of the application process. If that is successful, then on to an interview! Hardware engineers will be requested to answer technical questions during the interview.
Our interviews are 2 – 3-hour long, in person, with your future colleagues, on your schedule. You will meet both your future team and people from other parts of Atola business. We’ll talk through your experience, ask questions about your goals and interests and will answer the questions you may have too!
We aim to make an offer within hours of each interview, with a start date within two weeks of the offer.
We look forward to hearing from you!
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