In my talk I'll share my experience working in different startups at various stages. You'll know about risks which QA specialist can face and how to avoid these risks. We'll also discuss specifics of working as a tester in a startup and key differences in responsibilities of working as a QA specialist in startups and in traditional companies. There are a lot of juridical issues in startups (especially in Russia), and I'll tell what you need to know about them. The Holy Grail of working in a startup is your compensation - we'll discuss what you can get joining a startup as a QA specialist.