Quality Assurance Analyst


As Quality Assurance Analyst at Crowdfunder you will work as part of the Platform Team, supporting the building and improving products that make up our platform suite. This is a great opportunity for someone excited about software development, looking for the chance to work and further their career working with an experienced engineering team in a rapidly growing business.

Crowdfunder exists to tackle society’s challenges by making ideas happen. Together we want to change the world, inspire the crowd and be a good business.

We are an organisation with a social purpose and deeply passionate about society’s challenges. We believe that everyone in the UK is a philanthropist in the making and they should have the power to make positive change in their communities.


Are you ready to change the world?

We’re looking for a Quality Assurance Analyst with proven experience. You will be working within a fast paced team Platform Team. This is a diverse, challenging role, supporting the development a variety of complex applications. We have a component based themeable platform.

An amazing opportunity in a friendly, innovative, and fast paced environment.

The main attributes we are looking for are the ability to quickly get to grips with our platform; a collaborative approach to working with Engineering, Product, and internal users; and a critical eye for detail.

Proven experience in similar, software quality assurance roles is highly desirable, alongside background in UX design and usability.

This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to further their career and become part of a growing experienced development team.

Qualifications & experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate a good working knowledge, and experience with:

Quality assurance tools and methods

Software development methodologies

Versioning through GIT

Good understanding of web applications

Web & Accessibility Standards

Any experience in the following is an advantage:

A relevant software QA qualification / certification

Other Bits

Critical Eye: able to analyse and anticipate potential issues within software and user flows, and rigorously verify and validate the effectiveness of developed solutions against specification.

Systematic: takes a disciplined and systematic approach to quality assurance, and the identification and resolution of defects and other issues associated with platform releases. Able to specify and implement testing strategies, and link these to detailed planning and execution of QA process.

Knowledge of QA and testing environments and methods: able to analyse, define and implement procedures, and devise tooling and methods for effective testing, including test automation.

Creativity: comes up with a lot of new and unique idea – easily makes connection among previously unrelated notions – tends to be seen as original and value-added in brainstorming settings.

Life at Crowdfunder

Crowdfunder is a highly commercial operation, but it’s also a caring one. We recognise that when you walk into the office at the start of the day, you don’t suddenly forget about your family, your passions, your hobbies — the rest of your life! 

We’re as far from a stuffy, corporate environment as can be, but we do work smart. We have a commercial concentration that is second to none, and our focus is on enabling our project owners to achieve their targets and outcomes. This takes a certain sort of ambition and determination, which is why we have a vibrant, intuitive way of doing business that makes working at Crowdfunder lots of fun.

Apply for this job

If you're interested in this position, please reach out to us via email to [email protected] with an up to date CV and a cover letter detailing why you believe you are the right candidate to join our team.