Software Developer in Test

Avast   •  

Emeryville, CA

Not Specified years

Posted 306 days ago

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Job Description:

As a Location Labs Software Developer in Test, you will be responsible for testing industry-leading mobilesecurity software. You will contribute to automated test softwareautomation infrastructures, test plans and test cases and execute testing on mobile devices, web interfaces, and server-side infrastructure. You will work closely with other QA engineers to complete various automation efforts. Your work will directly contribute to the shipping of our high-quality products. 


  • Help improve existing automation frameworks
  • Execute and debug automated tests
  • Adhere to software and testing best practices
  • Give timely helpful feedback in code reviews
  • Design, develop and review test strategies and test cases
  • Provide test execution results and regular reports on your testing
  • Participate in feature specification reviews
  • File high-quality bug reports
  • Proactively question everything, to look for testing efficiency gains 
  • Provide input on what should be automated


  • Industry experience in QA with a focus on large-scale client-server applications and implementing automated testing software
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • An understanding of modular programming and object oriented programming techniques in Python
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities and work in a dynamic environment is essential
  • Experience working with continuous integration systems testing back-end APIs
  • Candidates should be comfortable installing, configuring, and working on Linux and mobile operating systems

Highly Desirable Skills:

  • Experience writing test infrastructures and tooling
  • Familiarity with deployment tools such as Ansible
  • Knowledge of MySQL and queries
  • Familiarity with server virtualization software such as Docker
  • Experienceworking withmobile automation (Android or iOS)