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Junior Software Development Engineer - Test - Mobile Testing - Selenium/Appium (6-7 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 480332

Job Description : Junior QA Automation Engineer

Job Summary :

- It is a start-up headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA with additional offices located in India and China.

- We are in the Ed-Tech space, focusing on children's early literacy.

- It is seeking a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) at our Mumbai, India office.

- This individual will be a part of our engineering team and will concentrate on testing and qualifying many aspects of software products.

- This ranges from SDKs on various mobile platforms (some with integrations to hardware/firmware), to REST APIs provided by our Cloud Services, to web applications, to mobile applications.

- The primary duties of the SDET will include writing/documenting test cases by reading/reviewing feature and Product designs, executing test cases (both manual and automated), reporting and following up on bugs and their fixes, contributing to automation frameworks, and developing automated tests.

- Additional duties will include participating in growing the QA team, mentoring other members of the QA team, providing feedback on the readiness of releases, and occasional other projects.

- The successful candidate will be skilled in manual software QA testing and have had experience with automated test development and execution.

- Experience in testing mobile applications - either iOS or Android - is highly desired.

- Previous experience with Products that have a hardware component is a plus.

- Experience testing SDKs is a plus.

- It is a multi-national company and engineering works across teams in our US, China, and Mumbai offices; some amount of flexibility to take calls outside of core work hours will be needed.

- The team is fun-loving, quirky, and full of self-starters.

- There is opportunity to work on many, varied platforms and types of software (consumer, mobile, cloud infrastructure, client, server, etc.).

- We are looking for someone who values working independently but with the support of a skilled and diverse group of individuals.

- You should be motivated, enjoy a collaborative work environment, and want to have an impact on the world, we help children learn how to read!!!

- This position reports to the QA Manager.

Job Responsibilities :

- Performing a combination of manual and automated testing

- Developing automated test cases for mobile app

- Contributing to creating, enhancing, and maintaining the automation frameworks

- Reviewing product and feature designs to create test cases and test scenarios

- Reporting defects in our defect tracking tool; tracking issues through their life cycle

- Providing feedback on release readiness

- Creating and executing test cases

- Participating in the creation of testing strategies, plans, and project documentation

- Prioritize and manage own workload in order to deliver quality results and meet timelines

- Support a positive work environment that promotes service to the business, quality, innovation, and teamwork while ensuring timely communication of issues/ points of interest

- Identify and recommend opportunities to enhance productivity, effectiveness and operational efficiency of the team

Requirements :

- Mandatory hands-on experience in mobile testing

- Previous experience using test automation tools such as Selenium, Webdriver, and/or Cucumber

- Good to have experience on Appium tool

- Prior hands-on experience with at least one object-oriented language, such as Java, .Net, Ruby, etc.

- Solid knowledge of software development life cycle

- Previous experience using source control tools such as GIT, SVN, Bit Bucket

- Previous experience using bug tracking tools such as Jira or Bugzilla

- Solid knowledge of testing and software development practices in mobile and online applications and methodologies, and defect management practices

- Solid understanding of diverse technologies and distributed systems, with the ability to understand and acquire new technical skills.

- Experience working on Agile Projects and exposure to collaboration tools such as JIRA and Confluence

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Solid knowledge and experience in mobile testing on iOS and/or Android platforms

- Be able to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with minimal support and quick learning

- Likes to work collaboratively

- Self-starter

- A positive, can-do attitude

- Have worked on shipping a product

- Preferred Qualifications

- Experience working on a product with a hardware or firmware component

- Experience working with teams in remote offices

- Prior startup experience

- Experience shipping multiple products simultaneously

- Experience working on a consumer product

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