Lead Software Test Engineer

Engineering Broomfield, Colorado


Position at Gogo Business Aviation

Gogo Business Aviation is looking for a Lead Software Test Engineer who has the background and experience to lead test teams through the use of the Scrum development methodology in conjunction with Behavior Driven Development and the vision to work with the team to enhance the testing of Gogo’s cutting-edge products. 

This leader will guide the Engineers’ using Agile Scrum to execute manual and automated test efforts which allow the team to perform the verification and validation of today’s cutting-edge technology used to change the business aviation world. The test lead will also be expected to help develop well-crafted test cases, test plans, test reports, and verify compliance regulations are met. In addition to leading the day to day activities the test lead will also work with management to plan and execute test strategies to meet the organization's objectives.


How will you make a difference?

  • Direct the work efforts of a team of test engineers performing manual testing, automated testing, and test environment maintenance.
  • Manage project test strategies and create project test plans & schedules.
  • Help to develop test cases that align with requirements and oversee the testing library.
  • Work with the Automation Engineers to identify test cases suitable for coding.
  • Monitor and analyze test execution results and provide feedback to development teams and test metrics to management.
  • Collaborate with Automation Engineers to plan and enhance test automation capability to align with testing needs.
  • Effectively and regularly communicate with direct management and project teams.
  • Assists with manual testing as necessary.
  • Prepare products which have completed Engineering testing, to enter end-to-end system test efforts.


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of Software, SaaS, Cloud and System testing experience.
  • 5+ years’ experience leading product test efforts in Billing, ERP, CRM and Portal applications.

Required Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Proven-experience leading a technical and innovative test team.
  • Experience working within an Agile development model.
  • Experience testing Management Information Systems & Transaction Processing Systems.
  • Knowledge of Cloud testing specifically AWS.
  • The inclination to study, learn and lead the integration of the latest technologies.
  • Team oriented leadership style and the ability to work with a multidisciplinary and multicultural team.
  • Experience working with test management tools.
  • Experience leading test automation efforts which utilize the following: Groovy, Java, Linux Selenium and Git
  • Flexibility and a positive attitude towards change in a fast-moving environment is a must.

Preferred Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Experience in automating Management Information Systems & Transaction Processing Systems

Gogo’s worldwide inflight Wi-Fi services have made internet and video entertainment a regular part of flying. We are a diverse group of technologists, marketers, strategists, and any other function you can think of- all working together in extraordinary harmony. And that’s just the beginning.

We connect the aviation industry and its travelers with innovative technology and applications, and we do it all in a high-energy environment that welcomes the next challenge. Be prepared for a dynamic ride with people who are passionate about what they’re building.

Gogo Business Aviation is an equal opportunity employer and works in compliance with both federal and state laws. We are committed to the concept regarding Equal Employment opportunity. Qualified candidates will be considered for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, marital status, medical condition or disability.  The EEO is the law and is available here.

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