Quality Assurance Engineer

Sanctuary AI
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Job Description

Your New Role and Team

Sanctuary AI–a multi award-winning LinkedIn Top Startup company–is seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer. Working closely with our co-founder and CTO, Dr. Suzanne Gildert, and reporting to our Director of Software Engineering, you'll be driving a proprietary internal testing process critical to the evolution of our system's hardware and software aspects.

The Quality Assurance Engineer will handle the vital responsibilities of helping construct, evolve, and accelerate the capabilities of a system designed to support human-like intelligence. You’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of our existing systems and component testing process and iterate to improve our software testing performance.

The best Quality Assurance Engineer candidates have experience designing and running test programs for high-complexity network-connected technological systems. This includes systems comprising hardware, software, and AI/ML technologies, such as autonomous vehicles, drones, mobile robots, or high-performance space vehicles or aircraft.

Ultimately, you'll manage execution against our workflow testing process for all components throughout the robotic system, establish procedures for running those tests, automate as much as possible, and maximize scalable testing acceleration. Demonstrated experience in Systems Engineering disciplines would allow you to hit the ground running in this role.

Our Success Criteria

  • Bring hands-on experience in implementing, documenting, and maintaining testing solutions and lifecycles for highly complex technological systems involving hardware and software
  • Gain cutting-edge career experience with continual testing of a system designed to be the world's first human-like intelligence in general-purpose robots
  • Achieve company-wide visibility as you work with leadership to continually push the boundaries of system capability forward
  • Expand your experience as you develop a user-level understanding of advanced modern robotics and human-like intelligence systems
  • Tap into your leadership skills as you document, communicate, and enforce testing policies and SOPs used by the team

Your Experience


  • Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Mechatronics, Automation, etc.) or equivalent work experience required
  • Experience developing and executing test scenarios and supporting data collection
  • Hands-on experience presenting test reports from analyzed data with unambiguous and actionable findings
  • Provable ability to write scripts and create automation environments for repeated software tests, utilizing common scripting languages and various automation tools
  • Experience with automating and executing software testing programs
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment, including research scientists, hardware, electrical and software engineers
  • Demonstrated proficiency dealing with big data, noisy data, and nondeterministic/stochastic systems


  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python, Bash, JavaScript, PHP, Lua, or similar
  • Familiarity with networking concepts and protocols such as Firewalls, DNS, HTTP, TCP/IP, SSL or equivalent
  • Exposure to various testing frameworks such as Selenium, Serenity, Robot, or similar
  • Familiarity with electro-mechanical systems, autonomous vehicles, robotics, and/or industrial automation
  • Excellent organizational and process documentation skills


  • Above all else, a consistently positive attitude and a willingness to do whatever it takes to create robust solutions to complex problems
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to influence others without authority
  • Eager to take on new challenges with tenacity and positivity
  • Extreme Patience, conscientiousness, persistence, and attention to detail when resolving performance issues
  • Obsession with bringing human-like intelligence to machines

Working at Sanctuary AI

Sanctuary AI is an equal opportunity employer; employment with Sanctuary AI is governed based on skills, competence, and qualifications and will not be influenced in any way by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability, or any other legally protected status. In 2023, Sanctuary AI moved into a state-of-the-art office facility and has been recognized by LinkedIn as a Top Startup company.

Compensation and Benefits

Sanctuary offers a market-leading compensation package that includes competitive salaries, equity stakes, and a full suite of benefits for permanent employees, encompassing health coverage, paid time off, cutting-edge work facilities, and worksite flexibility by role. Our commitment to fairness ensures that our total compensation consistently surpasses market standards.

Company Info.

Sanctuary AI

Sanctuary is on a mission to create the world’s first human-like intelligence in general-purpose robots that will help us work more safely, efficiently, and sustainably. And in the not-too-distant future, help us explore, settle, and prosper in outer space.

  • Industry
    Artificial intelligence,Computer software
  • No. of Employees
  • Location
    Vancouver, BC, Canada
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