QA Engineer

Quality Assurance New York, New York

About Your Role:

In collaboration with a small team of product managers, designers, and developers, you will create test plans and advocate best practices in building high quality, new features. You will be quick to identify high impact areas to focus testing efforts and build out test automation coverage; this will require you to advocate and evangelize QA automation best practices.

You will work on improving the predictability and reliability of our frequent production deployments and help the team continue to progress towards continuous delivery. You will strive to drive use of Open Source technologies and share latest tools and trends across the sprint teams. You will be a great communicator who can articulate risks to different stakeholders.

About Your Contributions:

  • A passion for developing quality oriented frameworks and software, ensuring great code quality
  • Works on complex projects that cover a wide range of technologies and inter dependencies between platforms requiring analytical skills and critical thinking ensuring quality of the overall software.
  • You will help deploy the highest quality product to help us achieve better user engagement and as a tester you get to provide first feedback to the Product managers.
  • You have proved yourself adept at multi-project management in an agile organization and thrive in challenging, fast-paced environments.

About You:

  • Experience with open source test automation tools like Selenium using Java or Python  bindings and other open source test frameworks and experience with test automation harnesses like Junit.
  • Proficient in high level languages like Java.
  • Strong understanding of the basics of software development methods including of Git, HTML, CSS.
  • Experience in testing of large scale complex enterprise level application using web technologies.
  • Experience testing RESTful web services.
  • Experience with any of the scripting languages like Python, or Bash.
About Us:

Dotdash's vibrant brands help over 100 million users each month find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. Dotdash is among the fastest-growing publishers online, and its brands are the fastest-growing in their respective categories. Dotdash brands include Verywell, The Spruce, The Balance, Lifewire, ThoughtCo and TripSavvy.

Dotdash embraces inclusivity and values our diverse community. We are committed to building a team based on qualifications, merit and business need. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.