Test Automation Engineer

Engineering Broomfield, Colorado


Position at Gogo Business Aviation

Gogo is committed to delivering the most reliable communications services for global aviation, enabling our customers to operate with confidence and efficiency in the skies. Gogo’s test center of excellence contributes to the commitment through the use of proven test techniques via manual and automated test efforts.   

The Automation Software Test Engineer will have an opportunity to contribute to the development of the vast array of products and services Gogo provides to its customers. The opportunities could range from testing a media server/entertainment system for the aviation industry to testing the business support systems.  

If you want to be part of a team that is building test automation form the ground up then come on-board the Gogo Business Aviation Software Test team! 

How will you make a difference?

  • Automation QA Position scripting and executing test cases
  • Testing applications that run on embedded systems
  • Testing application on multiple platforms including tablets, phones and laptops
  • Testing business system applications which support internal and external customers
  • Troubleshoot defects and code resolutions
  • Contribute to highly innovate teams that work with a “Get it Done” work ethic
  • Participate in SCRUM ceremonies as well as use “Agile” techniques to manage and complete user features
  • Ability to contribute productively to a fast paced development team, delivering tested code in 2 week increments


  • Bachelor degree in CS or equivalent work experience
  • 2 + years of experience with software quality testing
  • 2+ years developing in a scripting language

Required Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Experience with the entire Software Development Lifecycle
  • Ability to work in fast paced, highly dynamic agile environment
  • Basic understanding of basic algorithms, data structure, control statements, time complexity, and design patterns 
  • Basic computer network knowledge
  • Experience running manual tests for existing scenarios
  • Experience writing test cases and/or scenarios from requirements
  • Operational understanding of Android and iOS smartphones
  • Basic Working knowledge of common web service protocols, such as REST and JSON
  • Operational knowledge of Linux
  • Basic understanding of scripting in Groovy or Python and the use of control statements 

Desirable Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Basic understand of HTML structure
  • Experience running pre-existing automated tests for existing scenarios
  • Experience and/or interest in the Airline and/or Telecommunications industries


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.

Gogo Business Aviation  participates in E-Verify. Details in English and Spanish. Right to Work Statement in English and Spanish.