Spokeo's QA team is looking for a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)to join us in Pasadena, CA. Spokeo builds innovative products that make your world more transparent. We help you know the people around you better so you can be more connected, more protected and trust a little easier.
Spokeo reconnects friends, reunites families, uncovers catfishers, prevents fraud, stops criminals, and more. With over 12 billion records and 18 million monthly visitors, our team of only 200 tackles Facebook-sized challenges and pushes the limit of Amazon's cloud.
As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test, you will be responsible for defining, reviewing, and executing test protocols. You will also provide frontline support for identifying and debugging software defects. The ideal candidate will also investigate complex issues and provide analysis, potentially including fix recommendations.
Gather and document test case requirements
Clearly, log defects, maintain test data and monitor test performance over time
Design, develop and execute automated unit tests, integration tests, and user-acceptance tests, both black-box, and white-box test cases
Develop and maintain test jobs on continuous integration tools, such as Jenkins
Set up and maintain test environments and test infrastructure on Amazon Web Services
Develop, execute and maintain performance tests and reports
Investigate incoming bug reports by reproducing issues and investigating logs
Work collaboratively with software developers
Mentor Junior team members
Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information technology or related field and 4 years of software development experience (or alternatively, a Master's degree and 2 years of experience)
Strong Web testing and automation skills, in-depth knowledge with Selenium WebDriver, familiar with one or more modern test frameworks, such as RSpec.
Strong Linux background
Experience in one or more programming languages, such as Ruby or Java
In-Depth infrastructure knowledge, Amazon Web Services preferred
In-Depth SQL experience
In-Depth experience in API testing, performance testing, familiar with one or more performance testing tools, such as Gatling, Siege, JMeter, or Grinder
In-Depth QA Methodologies
Strong attention to detail and organizational skills are required
Must possess excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
Be highly self-motivated and ready to learn new concepts and technologies
Have strong interpersonal skills, writing, and communication skills, as well as a dedication to software quality