Software Development in Test Engineer
Los Angeles, CA
Location/City : CA - Los Angeles
Area Code : 310
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Country/Locale : USA
Id : 23543
#23543 Software Development in Test Engineer (SDET) - Social Engagement and Ecommerce PlatformLocation: Los Angeles, CA 90046
With over 32 million registered users, our client is the leading digital invitation and social event planning brand. Rich, easy-to-use invitation designs kick off six million parties and gatherings every year. With 20,000 invitations sent every hour, and party-planning tools that handle hundreds of millions of RSVPs annually, they are responsible for more celebrations than any other online brand.
Our client is seeking a Software Development Engineer in Test, SDET, to assist with test automation and framework development to improve our ability to deliver quality software at a rapid pace. This position will work closely with other Software Engineering, QA, and DevOps personnel to mature automation practices across the entire Software Delivery Lifecycle (SDLC) and assist with automated test creation and manual testing efforts for mobile and desktop experiences.
A fast-paced, energetic team that is committed to using the latest technology and research to take products to the next level.
Full benefits, 401k with matching and flexible work hours.
Headquarters is in Downtown LA; office is open, fun and relaxed.
You'll go to conferences, meetups, seminars and encourage ongoing professional growth.
Your work will impact the lives of over a million people every day.
What you will be doing:
Participate in developing automation scripts.
Assisting with development of a QA automation framework for web and mobile to improve continuous integration including automation of smoke, integration, and regression tests.
Assist with adoption of QA automation tools and processes including training and documentation of their use.
Perform manual feature integration and regression testing of web and mobile applications.
Develop QA dashboards to guide process quality improvements and assess project quality.
Actively involved in all stages of the SDLC including creation of test automation, detailed test plans, test cases, and test scenarios.
Implement performance, stress, and security testing of the API.
Participate in daily SCRUM standups as part of product development.
What we want from you:
At least 5 years of QA automation experience for commercial web and mobile applications.
Experience/knowledge of mobile testing frameworks, Appium, XCUITest, and Espresso.
Experience in the setup and use of browser automation (Selenium and Selenium Grid), Performance
Testing, and Web Performance Monitoring tools.
Experience in CI, Jenkins or similar.
Knowledge of RESTFUL APIs, relational & non-relational DBs (i.e. Postgres/MySQL).
Ability to write Python code (preferred) to test APIs or other system components as appropriate.
Experience with Selenium API and writing Selenium automation scripts.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Desire to expand your skill sets and learn new technologies.
Proficient working with a Unix/Linux operating system.