Lead Software Engineer in Test
Jellyvision is hiring a Lead Software Engineer in Test
We at Jellyvision are the proud parents of ALEX®, an interactive employee communications platform that makes tricky decisions—like choosing and using employee benefits—easier and more enjoyable. The success of ALEX has exceeded our wildest work-related dreams, which is why we need a talented Lead Software Engineer in Test to help us.
We’re looking for an experienced Lead Engineer in Test to refine and own our test automation strategy and standards. We have an amazing QA engineering team that is hard at work writing automated tests based on tests cases and requirements provided. The Lead Engineer in Test would refine and enhance our test standards and provide direction for our analysts and engineers throughout the tech organization.
Review our current frameworks, repos and automated tools looking for improvement and enhancement opportunities
Research and set up new automation frameworks as needed
Create and enforce test standards throughout our tech organization
Implement automated testing tools to support application and infrastructure testing
Design and own standards for QA repositories
Experience & Skills
Education - A Bachelor's Degree
Leadership – You are a subject matter expert in your role and the team and/or products you’re working on. You educate others on quality assurance and test automation best practices and share that knowledge and experience with others outside of your direct team. As a leader, you work to develop the skills of other engineers as well as qa analysts as they are learning test automation. You provide leadership in the execution of automated test scripts and test environment issues. You will collaborate with tech leaders on test automation as we define the vision and milestones towards Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment.
A great communicator – You have excellent oral and written communication skills. You make sure your team and other teams are clear on expectations and next steps. You manage your own priorities and provide input and collaborate with others on our test automation vision and roadmap.
Experience - You have worked on quality and application teams in an agile environment. You have set and enforced test standards for unit and automated tests. You are aware of new features and frameworks and are proactive about bringing information to the tech organization. You don’t just automate tests as requested. You design tests for scale, look for automation opportunities and work closely with teams to help them identify these opportunities as well. Ideally you’ve set up processes for monitoring tests and have a process to proactively update tests in parallel to application updates. Maybe you have worked in an organization that accomplished continuous integration and continuous deployment. Bonus if you have experience with security and performance testing.
Jellyvision is willing and able to relocate the right candidate to Chicago for this position.
Our credo is a simple one: be helpful. And we think we can be most helpful if our workforce is as diverse in thought, perspective, and culture as the people who use our products. We are looking to add amazing people to our team who will bring diversity across many lines, including race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity, sex, and country of origin.
Thanks for your interest in Jellyvision!