HomeAdvisor wants a Senior Test Engineer with demonstrably strong internet-focused development experience to join our team of dedicated, passionate software engineers. Every application you work on will directly impact how our homeowners and service professionals connect and communicate. You'll deliver some of our most innovative and cutting-edge technology solutions to date.
 
As our team grows, we're looking for someone who loves to code and can work hand-in-hand with experts from product development, marketing, software test and other partners to determine the best solution (not just the easiest solution) to our business problems.
 
About Us: 
At HomeAdvisor we create the digital tools and services that empower millions of service professionals to connect with hundreds of millions of homeowners. We are a dual sided marketplace that nurtures growth of the independent small business and delivers a seamless experience in home improvement. As #1 in the Homeservices category, our tremendous scale is the launchpad to boundless inventions in technology and product!
 
HomeAdvisor is the self-contained operating business of ANGI Homeservices (NASDAQ: ANGI), a federation of spirited technology companies that build for a better economy. In 2017, Angie’s List and HomeAdvisor combined to create the world’s largest Homeservices marketplace. We love the software that we invent, the millions of service professionals whom we empower and the hundreds of millions of homeowners whose lives we beautify. As a purposeful technology company, we foster a culture of collaboration, and nurture growth through innovation. We are proud to be recognized as a Top Workplace in Denver for 6 years and counting!
 
We seek:
  • A smart, results-oriented individual with a mix of passion for solid application architecture and coding, who also has the soft skills of building relationships and consensus.
  • A passion for developing good products.
  • A good communicator able to reach across to other teams to collaborate.
  • An individual with the ability and desire to see the big picture beyond the happy-path, and bend the lens to see what's around the corner - we’re software professionals and we think in terms of what happens when…not what happens if….
  • An economical mind with an intuition for understanding scope versus value and placing emphasis on the 80/20 rule.
  • An empathetic person who mindfully intends to make it easier for the producers and consumers of their work to effectively do their jobs.
  • An architectural thinker that values availability and scalability. We use distributed systems to make it all happen.
  • Someone not afraid to make mistakes, and willing to take ownership of projects: gain a good understanding of the problem, work to negotiate an acceptable technology solution, find the tools and answers, and proactively build and deliver code.
Responsibilities:
  • Contribute as part of a scrum team dedicated to building a quality product.
  • Solid understanding of OO programming.
  • Design, implement and maintain our enterprise applications.
  • Analyze product requirements and translate into maintainable code.
  • Debug and resolve technical issues.
  • A quality driven mindset emphasizing unit and integration testing.
  • Work cross functionally to build applications.
  • Mentoring of other team members.
  • Periodic on-call support.
If you can demonstrate your skills in these areas, then we should chat:
  • 6+ years experience with Selenium or similar
  • 6+ years experience with testing RESTful APIs using Postman or similar
  • 6+ years experience with test plan creation, manual and automated
  • 6+ years experience with version control systems (Git) and code merge capabilities
  • 6+ years experience with JavaScript, Java or some other language
  • Ability to write SQL to query relational DBs
  • SME in test best practices and strategies
  • 6+ years experience with Agile and CI/CD practices
  • Experience with Kafka
  • Experience with Mocha
  • An inquisitive mind and continuous learner that wants to contribute to a sustainable culture of innovation
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement of yourself and your team
All candidates must be eligible to work without sponsorship for any U.S.-based company, now and in the future. Unfortunately, HomeAdvisor cannot provide work sponsorship at this time.

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At HomeAdvisor, we strive to make our services universally available & easily accessible for every home. Similarly, within our workplace, we value diversity and continually work to create an environment where everyone, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation feels included and impactful in our mission to change the way home services are purchased and served around the world.
 
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