Tempus Ex is the technological vanguard for the sports and entertainment industry. Harnessing the latest AI, ML, and data science technologies from the autonomous driving space alongside unparalleled access to sports, entertainment and technology leaders, we have partnered with top global sports leagues, broadcasters, and gaming companies to bring sports technology into the 21st century.

Utilizing our unprecedented access, we R&D at the world’s biggest sporting events, developing a stack of cloud and edge compute ML systems which deliver bleeding-edge data sets for broadcast, gaming, fantasy, analytics, statistics, and much more.  

Led by a team hailing from the sports and technology sectors, we are always on the lookout for the next generation of self-starters driven by a desire to bring the Silicon Valley ethos of disruption and state-of-the-art technologies to revolutionize sports and entertainment. You’ll be in great company, counting alumni from Apple, Google, Amazon, Tesla, and Microsoft as your colleagues.  

We are looking for candidates who are passionate about transforming the tech and sports landscapes.  We care that you are hungry to join a tight-knit, collaborative team that hails from all walks of life. We will give you the space to put your amazing skills to work at a breakneck pace, shipping products to millions of people who will have instant gratification.

We can’t wait to hear from you.

Role

As a Lead QA Engineer you’ll be doing manual and automated testing in browsers and on native OS and Android applications. You’ll be testing the latest video technologies as well as working with APIs, analytics and UIs. You will also have one or more QA Engineer direct reports. You will be responsible for training, coaching and organizing the work for your direct reports. As the group grows you will be responsible for hiring and managing your reports by following the company’s guidelines and processes. As the number of QA Engineer direct reports  grows the time you spend on day-to-day testing tasks will slowly reduce in favor of more people management and growing and supporting your team.

Initially, most of the testing will be manual testing, but you’ll play a key role in introducing more automated testing. Your low-level understanding of technology, ability to set up and test complicated scenarios, and your passion for high performance and low latency applications will be integral in assisting the company stay at the forefront of its industry.

As well as working with the team in Bulgaria you’ll be working closely with others all over the US, Europe and Latin America.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience working as a QA Engineer.
  • Previous experience managing other QA Engineers.
  • Experience of cross-browser web-based and native mobile manual testing of advanced applications with heavy use of data and/or video.
  • Experience of automated testing (e.g. Playwright or Cypress).
  • An understanding of video players and video streaming technologies is beneficial but not a must. A low-level understanding of web technology shows the ability to quickly learn video technologies.
  • Ability to create and manage test suites on software such as TestRail.
  • Familiarity with the terminal in order to build and run applications.
  • Experience testing REST and GraphQL APIs.
  • Relentless attention to infosec best practices.
  • An interest in real-time audio/video processing and machine learning.
  • Familiar with Agile methodology and being part of a scrum team.
  • Fluent English lanuage skills (almost all work will be done in English).

Perks

  • GENEROUS VACATION: 20 days minimum + flexible PTO on demand.
  • TRAVEL: We work in sports stadiums around the US and Europe, and will sometimes travel to events. We also do at least one annual company wide all-hands usually in the US. 
  • FLEXIBLE HOURS: Productivity is more important than working a certain set of hours.
  • WORK FROM HOME: Engineers can WFH as necessary one or more days a week.

Tempus Ex Machina, Inc provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Tempus Ex Machina complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Pursuant to applicable laws, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. And if you believe that you will need any type of accommodation, please let us know.

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