Automation Engineer

Work with development and design teams throughout the entire project life cycle to ensure essential functionality.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Mindgrub is seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated Automation Engineer for immediate hire to join our growing Quality Assurance department. Testers are responsible for testing mobile and web-based projects throughout the development process. Testers should be experienced with the SDLC and know how to apply best testing practices to fit each project. Attention to detail and communication are a core skill set for this position. Testers will work shoulder to shoulder with developers, designers and project managers on every step of the development process.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Gathering testing requirements and expectations from the project management team
  • Balancing multiple projects while communicating clear time frames to the applicable teams
  • Taking responsibility for ensuring timely and accurate testing
  • Reporting defects and improvements accurately
  • Taking charge to vocalize critical issues
  • Conduct software and compatibility testing in accordance with the documentation
  • Provide feedback and recommendations to developers on software usability and functionality
  • Triage client reported issues
  • Identify and resolve problems that arise during testing
  • Maintain a direct line of communication with client(s)

REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience with bug management software such as Bugzilla, JIRA, Test Rail
  • Selenium Webdriver and Cypress experience preferred 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • An eye for attention to detail
  • Experience with automation testing on Android (espresso) and iOS (uiautomation)
  • A clear understanding of SDLC in both waterfall (Kanban) and agile framework
  • Able to work closely with peers and communicate issues with fellow team members
  • Coding knowledge is a plus!

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelors degree required, computer science degree preferred equivalent experience required
  • 2-4 years' experience with testing web and/or mobile products or similar experience

COMMENTS

  • The position will require you to work on-site in our Baltimore office, and manage multiple tasks while delivering projects on-time and on-budget
  • This is a full-time position. Contractors should not apply
  • Dog friendly office
  • Excellent benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), transportation subsidy, and more
  • Annual training budget dedicated to your professional development
  • A flexible schedule
  • A variety of fun Mindgrub hosted events (e.g. Adventure club, O’s games, Happy Hours, and more)

No phone calls, please

Do you think you have what it takes? If so, we want to meet you!

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