Senior Test Automation Engineer

Dish Network   •  

American Fork, UT

Industry: Telecommunications


5 - 7 years

Posted 154 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top (internet delivered) television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones, smart TVs and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung, LG, Comcast, and many others, Sling TV offers two primary domestic streaming services that collectively include more than 100 channels of top content. Featured programmers include Disney/ESPN, Fox, NBC, AMC, A&E, EPIX, Starz, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, and more. For Spanish-speaking customers, Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and extra Spanish-programming packages tailored to the U S. Hispanic market. And for those seeking International content, Sling International currently provides more than 300 channels in 20 languages (available across multiple devices) to U.S. households.

Sling TV is the #1 Live TV Streaming Service Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today’s contemporary viewers.We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

You will be joining a small, high energy, focused team that is creating an industry-changing TV ad selection and analytics system. It has to scale to thousands of channels, tens of thousands of ads and millions of viewers. You will be working with technologists who invented the foundational technologies that underlie the delivery of video over the Internet today. The system we are building will be similarly disruptive to TV advertising. Think analytics better than Google for TV advertising. Think millions of ad targeting decisions happening within a few seconds.

SlingTV is looking for a dynamic Software Test Automation Engineer. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of programming basics in order to develop automation scripts for testing the ad selection and analytics system. The successful candidate will be inventive, self-motivated, curious, thrive working with top technologists, accountable, an excellent communicator, and hungry to make a meaningful difference.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Create and maintain test strategies based on documented requirements.
  • Identify automation testing needs and design a quality strategy.
  • Work with the engineering team to build appropriate test environments and test harnesses.
  • Ensure comprehensive test coverage of unit tests.
  • Spend 10% of your time validating code and 90% of your time looking for ways to break the code.

Skills - Experience and Requirements

A successful candidate will have the following:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or closely-related STEM degree. Or a comparable amount of education and experience.
  • 5 years of relative experience including programing or developing automation scripts in Bash, Python and/or Java.
  • Experience building API tests using web technologies such as REST, Json, JavaScript, Php, Python, etc.
  • Usability testing with Chrome and Safari.

So, if You Have…

  • Enterprise experience in software development using multiple languages & frameworks.
  • Intellectual curiosity.
  • Experience using creative skills to effectively break code.
  • A passion to deliver.

You Like…

  • To work in fast-paced, agile environments
  • To develop and drive testing all day, every day

You Want…

  • Social interaction and collaboration
  • A Challenge
  • An Adventure
  • A place to grow as a technologist and have an impact on the company

Job ID 2018-45393