QA Automation Engineer

Roku   •  

Los Gatos, CA

Industry: Media

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 35 days ago

About Roku:

Roku pioneered streaming to the TV. We connect users to the streaming content they love, enable content publishers to build and monetize large audiences, and provide advertisers with unique capabilities to engage consumers. Roku streaming players and Roku TV™ models are available around the world through direct retail sales and licensing arrangements with TV brands and pay TV operators.

The Roku Voice group is looking for a QA Automation Engineer to help build and leverage test harnesses for our current and next-generaton voice-enabled products.

 What you will do and who you are:

  • Experience working as a QA engineer for complex software products
  • Direct experience working with natural language understanding technologies
  • Ability to communicate effectively and across engineering, research, and data teams
  • Experience executing test plans with meticulous detail
  • Ability to curate data and build test data sets
  • Mastery of reporting and documenting software issues in tools like Jira
  • Exceptional organization skills
  • Adaptable to changing priorities and time-critical tasks
  • Contribute new ideas, and evaluate multiple solutions with your peers before settling down on specific solutions
  • Background in computer science or related field
  • Self-driven, willing and able to take initiative to address issues when they appear. You are constantly looking for ways to improve and automate your efforts
  • Interest in voice-powered technologies and products

We expect you to come with:

  • 3+ years of experience in QA and software development
  • Previous experience working in multiple programming languages (python essential), using multiple software stacks
  • Skilled at SQL
  • Proficient in Linux, Gitlab, TestRail and related tools
  • A stickler for automation, unit testing, regression testing, and improving the quality of the product
  • Have a solid understanding of testing best practices and a track record of following them

Bonus if you have:

  • Direct experience testing in dialog and/or multimodal environments
  • Testing experience across multiple spoken languages

Characteristics of success at Roku

  • Self-motivated individual who takes ownership
  • Positive attitude
  • Non political
  • Results oriented
  • Practical
  • Hands on and team oriented
  • Desire to win in a highly competitive environment
  • Ability to adjust plan and react as needed