QA Engineer NameMedia
We have intellectual, fun & energetic people that make up our NameMedia team. Our casual yet intellectually charged atmosphere makes NameMedia a great place to work. We are looking for more individuals to join our promising community.
NameMedia is looking for a highly motivated Software Engineer in Test to develop, write and test robust software and understand the business purpose of the front-end facing system. The best candidate will assist in delivering high-quality, high-visibility, high-traffic customer facing web sites and company-internal 24 x 7 web applications. The individual will work with the team to identify and implement best practices to ensure the software performs as expected and will be an integral part of all team deliverables. This is a fast paced, high energy environment.
Design and implement automated integration and system tests of a highly distributed data analytics system and front-end web user interface.
Develop reusable tools and libraries for functional and performance testing
Analyze User Stories and create testing strategies to optimize manual, tool-assisted, and fully automated tests.
Integrate test with continuous integration build and deployment tools.
Work closely in engineering Scrum teams to test new functionality, review unit test development and ensure testable interfaces are provided for new features and components
Collaborate with engineering and technical operation teams on all aspects of product validation
Evaluate and introduce new technologies, tools, and techniques to improve our software.
Strong experience with SQL (distributed database systems a plus)
Familiar with source control systems (git, svn), continuous integration tools, and programming in a team environment
Proven experience writing API or web service tests
Experience with automated web UI testing using Selenium or similar tools
Highly proficient in Unix/Linux environments
Prior experience in Lean/Agile development environments preferred
Not required, but highly desirable: experience with Scala, Hadoop, HBase, Hive
Participate in troubleshooting and triaging of issues with different teams to drive towards root cause identification and resolution.
Support production deployment of applications.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
An understanding of object oriented programming, J2EE architecture desirable.
Database skills within MySQL environment.
Skills with Linux operating system.
3+ years? experience in testing web applications required
Must be well versed in testing methodology and quality metrics.
Experience in automated testing of dynamic web sites and applications based on Java/ Linux/MySql technologies.
An understanding of the components of a high performance web application (web servers, application servers, caching, IP concepts, etc.) LAMP stack and SOA system desirable.
Degree in computer science or related technical field.
About the Company:
Headquartered in Waltham, MA, NameMedia is a leader in the acquisition and the development and trading of digital real estate through a network of highly targeted websites and a marketplace for premium domain names. NameMedia is focused on acquiring, developing and selling high-quality digital real estate.
Beyond its technology, NameMedia offers world-class customer service and domain sales executive teams that provide the education and experience necessary to close sales. Our Agents have successfully brokered thousands of domain sales on behalf of domain buyers worldwide, and our Valuation team provides domain appraisal services that help domain buyers and sellers to value their domains every day. Our experienced team plays a big role in your success.
Medical & Dental Insurance ? 100% company paid deductible
Fitness membership and discounts
Generous Employee Referral Program
Friendly and open working atmosphere
Well stocked kitchen
Company events and celebrations
||230 Third Avenue |
Waltham, MA 02451