We’re looking for a passionate, skilled and driven Sr. Software Engineer in Test to help us take our product to the next level. You’ll have the freedom to leverage your intuition, creativity and expertise to help one of the top job sites in the world to continue its rapid expansion.
A typical week includes working with Product Managers and fellow Engineers to understand and clarify new feature requests that support business goals. You will collaborate with fellow Software Engineers in Test to discover new ways of creating and executing tests. By providing guidance on testing methodologies, you will help keep the entire team accountable for the quality of work released in our biweekly sprints. Finally, you will push new efficiencies with your team, from promoting test coverage to creating new tools and evangelizing automation best practices.
Our ideal candidate will have experience with various automation frameworks, a strong understanding of QA best practices, and a passion for quality. Object oriented programming experience and navigating Linux environments is also a necessity.
As a late stage startup, we look for self-starters who thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment – which means wearing multiple hats, being able to change direction quickly, and showing an eagerness to learn new technologies as the need arises. In this role you work with a cross-functional, collaborative environment – so excellent interpersonal and communication skills are also a must. And most importantly – we look for people who can prioritize, multi-task, and deliver.
Several years (4+) of testing consumer web sites and building functional automation tests
Experience with automated test tools and frameworks
Experience building maintainable and efficient tests using Java-based tools like Selenium and Junit
Programming experience with Java or other object oriented languages
Knowing QA best practices and how to create processes to drive quality in a product
Being comfortable working with a cross-functional team of developers and quality engineers to develop innovative automated testing solutions
Solid understanding of the software development life-cycle and Agile methodologies
Self-starter who is comfortable taking a task and delivering on it without lots of management
Familiarity with Linux, SQL, Ruby, performance tools, bash scripts and version control systems such as git are also a plus
CS degree or equivalent experience
100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage, with 80% dependent coverage
Equity in a late stage startup backed by top-tier VCs
Conveniently located office in the heart of downtown San Francisco (Embarcadero)
Fully-stocked break rooms with complimentary food and drinks
Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
Your choice between Mac or PC