Senior QA and Automation Engineer Xoom
XOOM is looking for an experienced Senior QA Engineer to work closely with our engineering/product teams. You will have a solid technical background, a background and interest in test automation as well as building and refining automation systems. You will have a focus on quality, testing strategy, and delivering high-quality results in a time-sensitive environment working with both web-based and mobile products.
The Xoom platform provides financial transaction movement and management, fraud, compliance, settlement, security, and reporting services. The system is designed to be scalable, flexible, secure, and fault tolerant. We are directly connected to a variety of the financial institutions in dozens of markets worldwide.
If you have enthusiasm for tackling detail while keeping track of the larger picture, and also like working with a high-powered team of engineers focused on creating a great suite of products we would love to talk to you
5+ years QA or development experience with a working knowledge of testing methodologies, industry tools, and best practices
Experience and interest in creating and refining automation systems and infrastructures for comprehensive and quality full-system test.
Experience programming in Object-oriented languages, common scripting languages, and industry-standard automation platforms and libraries like Selenium, QTP, or TestNG
Comfort and experience white-box testing both front- and back-end systems, databases, and multi-tier architectures
Multi-project experience with test automation
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
Ability to organize and capture functional complexity in a comprehensive testplan
Knowledge of cross-browser compatibility issues
Working knowledge of SQL and database usage
Ability to create clear and concise bug reports with actionable steps to reproduce
Comfort working in an agile development environment or the enthusiasm to learn
Ability to recommend and spearhead workflow changes
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan and test new feature deployment in an agile environment
Script and automate QA for a subset of testable features per iteration
Support and improve our teams tools, methodologies, and best practices
Collaborate with product management, developers, and system administrators to ensure timely and robust execution of testing as part of a regular release schedule
BS in computer science or related field or equivalent knowledge and experience.
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