At Rainforest QA, 95 percent of employees say their workplace is great.



This review is based on 63 employee surveys, with a 90% confidence level and a margin of error of ± 5.30. It was published on Jul 27, 2018. 539 Visitors

What Employees Say

People here are given a lot of responsibility.
People care about each other here.
When I look at what we accomplish, I feel a sense of pride.
Our facilities contribute to a good working environment.
Management is approachable, easy to talk with.

What They Do

We asked Rainforest QA to explain what they do. Here is what they had to say.

Rainforest QA is an on-demand QA solution. Discover problems that affect the customer experience before code hits production, and do it at the speed of continuous delivery.

About this Company

Website: Industry: Other
US Headquarters: San Francisco, California, 94111 US Employees: 96
Employees Worldwide: 96 Corporate Structure: Private
Founded: 2012

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Perks and Programs

We asked Rainforest QA to share a few programs they feel really capture what's unique about their workplace. Here is what they had to say.

  • Remote-week: Rainforest QA has bi-annual remote-weeks, in which employees who work in the San Francisco headquarters work remotely for the entire week to better understand the daily work lives of our remote employees.
  • Quarterly remote onsites: Rainforest QA has quarterly onsites in which all remote employees (domestic & international) travel to our San Francisco headquarters for a week of in-person team collaboration, bonding activities, and work time. All travel & lodging expenses are paid for by Rainforest QA.
  • Monthly team 'fun' money: Each team lead (Director, Manager) is provided a certain amount of money each month to use with their team for an outing, offsite, activity, etc. of the team's choice.
  • Paid Parental Leave: Rainforest QA has a gender-neutral Paid Parental Leave policy, which offers new parents 6 weeks of paid leave.
  • Mentorship program: As part of our commitment to career development, Rainforest QA has a mentorship program that helps match interested employees with a mentor, either inside or outside of the company, using our wide network of colleagues and the executive team.
  • Ladies of Rainforest QA: In addition to a ladies-specific Slack channel, this group gets together for monthly events and activities.
  • Workplace Coaching Sessions: Rainforest QA has biweekly Management and Workplace Coaching sessions with a contracted professional. These optional sessions are a confidential resource to provide support with leadership, feedback, or conflict resolution.


100% Company-paid health coverage for employees 75% Company-paid health coverage for dependents


  • 401(k) or 403b Program
  • Stock options
  • Employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
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Unlimited Vacation Paid time off Unlimited Sick Paid time off
Unlimited Paid time off as of first day of full-time employment


  • Flexible schedule (50% use it)
  • Telecommute option (30% use it)
  • Onsite Amenities (Catered lunch, meditation)


140 days Job-protected maternity leave (including FMLA/STD) 30 days Fully-paid maternity leave (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)*
60 days Job-protected paternity leave (including FMLA)30 days Fully-paid paternity leave (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)*
60 days Job-protected parental leave for adoptive parents (including FMLA)*
*Employees are not required to use all their personal paid time off before taking parental leave. All employees are eligible for parental leave benefits.


  • Lactation room(s)
  • Paid sick leave to care for a child or relative


  • Mental health care
  • Alternative treatments (such as acupuncture, homeopathy, or chiropractic)

Community and Environmental Impact

$2,120 Philanthropic donations in last year Yes Recycling program


  • VP, People oversees diversity and inclusion practices
  • Written policy prohibits discrimination based on (at a minimum) age, disability, race/ethnicity, religious beliefs, gender and sexual orientation
  • Formal programs (such as resource groups, mentorship, networking, or other affinity groups) support professional development for: Women
  • Non-birth parents in same-sex relationships can take parental leave

Leadership Diversity


Workforce Diversity

New Hires!


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How to Get Hired

We asked Rainforest QA for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.

What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?

Some key characteristics include strong tenure or growth in past companies and/or the desire for professional development. Additionally, candidates who align with our core values, and have an 'ownership mentality', wherein they are passionate about contributing to the business and are able to work through potential obstacles.

What can prospective employees do to get your attention?

Connect with us on LinkedIn, share how they could add value to Rainforest and where they see themselves fitting into our growth, and provide some examples of how they align with our values and share our overall vision.

Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?

Our focus is on growing our Sales (both Account Executives and SDRs), Customer Success, Data Science, and Front-end Engineering teams.

What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?

Visit our website & specifically our Careers page, read our Glassdoor reviews, check out our Muse profile, and follow us on social media (LinkedIn, Instagram, etc.)

hiring Outlook

70 Forecasted positions to fill in coming year 56% Job Growth
23% New hires by employee referrals 20% Openings filled by current employees
* All figures refer to 12-month period prior to reporting, unless otherwise noted.

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