As a high-performing member of our engineering team, you will be responsible for ensuring quality throughout the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and performing systematic software testing via test automation to ensure flawless delivery of the final product that we deliver to our customers. You will be responsible for writing and executing automation test plans and test cases for all applicable test levels, reporting and tracking defect resolution. As an experienced Software QA Engineer, you will blaze a trail while having fun and creating tons of customer value. You possess strong coding skills, diverse interests, and a desire to learn and grow. This role requires ownership, autonomy, and an ability to deliver results. You enjoy working efficiently to build the right things with limited guidance and find opportunities to automate our improved efficiency and drive for quality. The team is stronger due to your presence, and you regularly contribute to the professional development of colleagues.
Role and Responsibilities
Build and evolve automation systems, suites, test coverage, and quality approaches for AutoCrib features and services.
Develop, debug, and maintain automated test scripts, test cases, and test framework using test automation tools for web applications such as Selenium WebDriver.
Collaborate with the release engineering team to ensure the product build pipeline and automation framework work together in harmony to achieve CI/CD.
Proactively work with the team to drive automation coverage across as much of the product as possible, creating new testing for failures and bugs as they occur.
Collaborate with other developers to ensure code being written is testable.
Work in a team environment with shared code; disciplined use of source code control and process documentation.
Contribute to a Scrum team that solves complex challenges and builds working software.
Contribute to the planning process to establish tasks and forecast work to be performed.
Provide technical leadership and mentor other team members including developers, QA engineers and analysts, particularly in the identification and application of modern automated testing practices and solutions.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent years of professional work experience.
4+ years of test automation experience.
Excellent coding skills.
2+ years hands-on experience with implementing Continuous Integration and build automation systems such as Jenkins.
2+ years experience with Selenium WebDriver.
Experience with API testing and using Web Service testing tools (e.g. SoapUI, Postman, other WS tools).
Knowledge and experience with Database management (SQL, Oracle).
Experience using version control, such as TFS, Git, Perforce.
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, continuous deployments, testing and operations.
Frontend web and backend service performance testing and tuning experience a plus.
Experience constructing test plans and executing against these plans across unit, functional, regression, system, performance, stress and load testing.
Strong analytical problem solving skills.
Excellent knowledge of testing medium to large software systems.
Knowledge and experience in working with Agile development methodology.
Effective communication and teamwork skills.
AutoCrib is the leader in industrial vending technology. We design and create all of the software and hardware in-house to help manage inventory for our customers. Our industry is vast; customers range from manufacturing to government to retail to data centers. We are a growing company that is looking for candidates who are looking for a challenge and like to wear a lot of hats. AutoCrib is big enough to provide the resources you need, but small enough to still feel like a family. Our culture is work hard, play hard. We believe in giving employees autonomy to make their own decisions and actively help them with their career path. Our benefits include healthcare, 401k, life insurance, and PTO.