Quality Assurance - Automation Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Seattle, WA
Internet Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people whoshare our energy and enthusiasm for creating the bestexperiencefor job seekers.

The team.

We are the people behind the scenes of Indeed's search results. We ensure that our results are ranked as best as they can be for our job seekers and that they’re not being duped by scams or fraud. Beyond search, weinvest heavily in ensuring that Indeed has the best data analysis tools available to optimize ourrecruiting products and run accurate A/B tests. Simply put, we help people get the right jobs.

Your job.

You work with product and engineering teams to plan and develop automated test suites for a specific set of products. Use and develop new tools to effectively test products and improve Indeed's engineering processes. Maintain and evaluate automated tests week to week and report problems you discover.

You are excited about providing new tools to the QA team to make verification processes more efficient. You work with developers to make hard-to-test features more testable for QA. You understand the inner workings of technologies that you test. You know that it is the job of a Quality Assurance Automation Engineer to speak up at any point in the process. You are someone with high standards who will push us to be better, and who will take pride in Indeed like we do.

You're someone who wants to see the impact of your work making a difference every day. You understand the role of a Quality Assurance Automation Engineer  and you are a strong advocate for quality -- you are motivated to consider the user experience of the site for various types of users, test the edge cases of products, and lobby for having problems you've encountered get fixed.

About you.


  • BS in Computer Science or related area, or relevant work experience

  • Demonstrated programming skills in Python, Java, or related languages

  • Experience with Selenium Webdriver

  • Prior success as an individual QA Engineer embedded within a product team

  • Experience with all phases of software testing including test planning, functional testing, and regression testing

  • Experience testing all layers of a web application, including front-end, service layer, and back-end testing

We get excited about candidates who

  • Are comfortable with Unix commands, experience writing shell scripts

  • Have experience as a Software Design Engineer in Test or SDET

  • Have experience using Git

  • Have experience with mobile testing / Appium

  • Understand the value derived from shipping code rapidly to production and learning/iterating on the results

    Ref#: R0007718

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