SigFig is tearing down the barriers to investing. We've raised $60 million to support our growth as the #1 Online Investment Advisor for large Financial Institutions. Help us define the next generation of investing!

We're looking for an exceptional Lead QA Engineer to support the dedicated manual and automated testing of SigFig’s Data Platform as well as the integrations with downstream service consumers.


  • Lead, mentor, and grow a small team of QA engineers
  • Drive quality processes and improvements within the Data Platform Team and contribute to E2E Test Scenarios
  • Ensure proper test coverage and testability within development sprints
  • Drive QA sprint planning/resourcing within the Data Platform organization
  • Plan for QA resources throughout development cycle to provide proper QA support for the various milestones and deliverables
  • Coordinate testing between geographically-diverse teams
  • Participate in the testing effort as a senior individual contributor
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of automation tests and frameworks
  • Escalate defect reports and critical issues
  • Work closely with the technical project managers to prioritize defect resolution
  • Occasionally participate in Business Client meetings with various stakeholders and be able to maintain clear verbal and written communications with them


  • BS or MS — in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a QA Engineer, preferably at an enterprise SaaS organization, with working experience as a software development engineer in test (SDET)
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience testing the Data Layer specifically
  • At least 1 year of experience leading or managing a team of QA engineers
  • Strong knowledge of a full tech stack and strong debugging skills
  • Experience with testing ETLs
  • Experience in REST API, testing both automated and manual
  • Experience with testing SOA and microservices applications
  • Experience in writing scripts or programs to analyze/validate large data sets
  • Proficient in QA methodology and process (Agile testing experience preferred)
  • Proficient in SQL: query, inserts and updates
  • Strong communication skills: must be able communicate with other functional teams to coordinate systems integration testing requirements
  • Ability to convert complex business, technical requirements, use cases, and user stories to test cases and test plans
  • Hands-on experience with defect management tools such as Jira


  • Personal or professional experience with Robo-Advising/FinTech Products is highly desired
  • Specific QA experience in a startup environment culture
  • Experience with queuing/messaging systems (RabbitMQ, Kafka, etc.)
  • Experience in performance engineering/testing of scalable systems
  • Ability to occasionally travel to Tucson AZ to work with the Engineering Team there


  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits for employees and their dependents
  • Flexible vacation policy with uncapped time off
  • Catered lunches daily and a kitchen stocked full of drinks and snacks
  • Fitness subsidy
  • Commuter subsidy

About SigFig

SigFig is dedicated to making high-quality investment advice more accessible and affordable to investors of all wealth levels. Using a combination of design, data science, and technology, SigFig helps empower investors with the information and guidance they need to achieve their personal financial goals. Through partnerships with some of the world’s largest and most innovative financial institutions, SigFig seeks to help investors and advisors better manage their investments. Its enterprise technology accelerates time to market for its partners, while doing so in a secure, scalable, and compliant way. Its product, design, and growth labs fuel innovation, accelerate adoption, and create delight for clients.

Founded in 2007, SigFig is backed by top-tier venture capital firms, including Bain Capital Ventures, DCM Ventures, Nyca Partners, and Union Square Ventures as well as leading financial institutions including Wells Fargo, UBS, Santander, New York Life, Eaton Vance, and Comerica. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Learn more at