Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) in Boise, ID

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Vacasa   •  

Boise, ID 83702

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


Less than 5 years

Posted 52 days ago

Do you want to help the nation's largest vacation property management company solve problems on a global scale? Are you excited to explore the benefits of scalability and performance by leveraging modern, cloud-based technologies? At Vacasa, we are constantly experimenting and fine-tuning our products. We value stability, security, and scalability.

What we are looking for

Vacasa has a great opportunity for a Software Development Engineer in Test to join our fast-growing department. You will be part of a cross-functional team building scalable web solutions to high-impact problems. We have several teams in mind and can work with you to find the right team and the right fit.

What you'll do with your team

As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you will build robust test automation for web applications and their supporting API stacks. Here's some of what you will do with your team:

  • Create and maintain test automation frameworks, focusing on performance and scalability
  • Maintain and improve automation within the CI / CD pipeline
  • Explore new technologies and validate concepts to help your team choose the right tool for the job
  • Advocate for quality standards and work with your team to create robust testing capabilities
  • Work with a cross-functional team to deliver high-quality software on time in an Agile environment


  • At least 2 years experience working on automated software testing platforms with a cross-functional team
  • Experience with API, integration, and load testing
  • Thorough understanding of various testing methodologies' pros and cons
  • Strong debugging / troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with Python, PHP, or NodeJS
  • Demonstrable experience delivering software products used in real world environments

Nice to have

  • Completed a B.S./M.S. in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
  • Experience working with cloud computing platforms, specifically AWS
  • Experience writing Infrastructure as Code
  • Experience with cross-browser, cross-device automated testing
  • Experience testing serverless applications and APIs
  • Experience in hospitality or travel industry

Working with us has its benefits

  • Health/dental/vision insurance—100% coverage option
  • 401K retirement savings plan with up to a 6% company match
  • Vacation time
  • Paid sick leave and holidays
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Employee discounts
  • Equipment provided to promote success
  • Flexible work environment
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity/Partner Leave
  • Great colleagues and culture

Valid Through: 2019-9-25