Test Automation Engineer PowerReviews
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PowerReviews is the leading provider of social commerce software-as-a-service solutions. PowerReviews Essential Social Suite is the only solution to integrate the 3 key components of social success-Social Content, Social Engagement and Social Measurement- enabling companies to turn social activity into sales. Near Union Square and all types of transportation, our small team of talent represents diversity, innovative thinking and a will to succeed. We are committed to making end-to-end social solutions that blaze new trails for companies to design, market and sell their products.
We've got the Power and so should you!
- PowerReviews is live on over 5500 websites - across 15 languages in 21 countries - including Staples, Drugstore.com, Room & Board, ESPN, Quicksilver, and Jockey.
- Ranked 19th on LEAD411's 2012 Hottest Companies in San Francisco Award
- Customer Reviews Solution Leader in the Internet Retailer Top 500 survey, AlwaysOn Top 100 SaaS award winner, JMP Hot 100 award winner and one of 90 Facebook preferred vendors.
- Venture capital backing from Four Rivers Group, Woodside Fund, Menlo Ventures and Tenaya Capital.
- Two patents since 2009 from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (U.S. Patent No. 7,930,363) relating to the method in which it delivers user-generated product reviews to websites globally.
Test Automation Engineer
As a Test Automation Engineer, you will design, architect, implement, and support a multi-browser, scalable, and expandable test automation framework that can be utilized by the quality assurance team to improve test coverage and testing time. This is not a â€œrecord-and-playbackâ€ position. The ideal candidate will be adept with programming and scripting and understand the trade-offs between automated and manual testing. This is a highly creative position that will require some unorthodox approaches with the end-result of faster release times for a product with minimal defects.
â- Design, architect, implement, and support a test automation framework that will operate under multiple browsers.
â- Work closely with developers to make sure that functional testing can be automated (testability).
â- Work closely with the QA Manager to prioritize automation needs.
â- Work closely with the Release Engineer to create and maintain an automated testing solution to continuously tests new check-ins and new builds.
â- Continuously researching new open source test tools to enhance automated regression testing.
â- At times, will be tapped as a resource by developers for automated full-stack validation (e.g. a repeatable solution that will check the front-end for interface errors, middle tiers for communication, and databases for data integrity)
â- Mentor QA team members that want to learn automation so that they can contribute to more efficient testing.
â- 3-5 years of web-based test automation experience.
â- Has implemented a full test automation framework solution at one or more companies.
â- Adept at one or more languages (e.g. Java, Ruby, Python, Perl, Bash, etc.)
â- Highly experienced with a variety of open source automation tools (e.g. Selenium, WATIR, FitNesse, Cucumber, etc.)
â- Highly experienced with a variety of test automation methodologies (e.g. code-driven, data-driven, keyword-driven, GUI etc.)
â- Ability to create front-end test automation that utilizes dynamic web technologies (e.g. AJAX, Flash, etc.)
â- Experience with Teamcity and/or other continuous integration systems (e.g. Bamboo, Jenkins, Hudson, CruiseControl, etc.)
â- Comfortable using source control (e.g. Git, Subversion)
Nice to Have:
â- A bachelor's degree in a highly quantitative field: computer science, engineering, physics, mathematics, etc.
â- Experience with API testing.
â- Contributed to open source initiatives with regards to test automation.
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