QA Automation Engineer$ 30k/Year Flexible Long-term
Crossover, the world’s largest #remotework company is looking for high performing QA automation engineers for long-term, full-time roles. We offer 100% #remotejobs working with the best talent from around the world. QA automation engineers perform thorough testing activity regimens for a portfolio of more than 100 different Cloud-based Saas products.
You are part of a team responsible for ensuring the highest quality of our products by using the latest technologies and toolsets. QA automation engineers are responsible for producing test automation scripts which provide coverage of the functionality of products you are responsible for. Apply now to start your long-term career path with us and shape the #futureofwork.
As a QA automation engineer, you will be creating automation test suites for a portfolio of more than 100 different cloud-based Saas products across different technologies. Your daily activities include setting up the test environments, automating test cases and performing manual tests if necessary. Also, you are responsible for transforming use cases into performance scripts.
You work with the best test automation engineers around the world and use different automation tools, like Protractor, Appium, RestAssured. This job offers the opportunity to learn from the best QA software architects around the world to write test automation scripts and use multiple platforms, like JIRA and TestRail.
You will have daily and weekly targets to work towards, and you will receive regular feedback and coaching related to your performance. You will also deliver technical feedback and specific coaching to others in your team.
Create and execute comprehensive test plans based on functional coverage
Convert end-to-end user scenarios to test cases
Create test automation scripts from test cases
Ensure best practices are followed in our Automation test suites
Conducts Performance testing by creating testing plans and executing them
We believe in continuous growth and strive for continuous improvement. We also have an obsessive focus on improving the quality of teams and you will learn how to do this as part of your work in our continuous journey towards improving the quality of products.
You will learn how an organization operates with an automated continuous deployment pipeline; you will learn how innovation and experimentation with technology can help drive productivity improvements, reduce costs and free up your time to do more meaningful and interesting tasks.
You will also learn how to operate in our metrics-driven culture, which is the foundation of our success in measuring and improving every engineering process and product we deliver. This also ties into the use of WorkSmart Pro, where you can learn how to improve your efficiency during your standard working day. You will learn how our centralized software factory model benefits an organization and gains from economy of scale; the more we grow the more efficient we become.
At the end of the day, we want you to become a specialist and allow you to master your technical skills while interacting with the world's top 1% global technical talent.
Design and Write automated test scripts
Setting up the test environments to provide production like test conditions
Design and Write API test scriptsTransform use cases into performance scripts
Write automated test scripts
Setting up the test environments for Automated testing
Write and maintain API test scripts
Transform use cases into performance scripts
Diligently test functionality of Enterprise software products
Create functional manua testing plans
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What are the main processes and tools a new QA Automation engineer needs to be aware of in order to start performing adequately at Crossover?
There are some key components to deliver high-quality testing services at Crossover, such as the Jira and TestRail processes and tools we use like Github, Jasmine, and Protractor tools. You will get to know every important topic to be a great QA Automation engineer at Crossover during our 4 weeks Remote Camp program.
Can you share some of the common QA testing frameworks you use at Crossover?
We know how essential are the testing frameworks for a successful automated testing process - as they help lower maintenance cost, maximize test coverage and improve overall test efficiency. We have developed frameworks that will be available for you such as for Cucumber, Specflow, Protractor, and CodedUI.
What can you comment about code review process at Crossover?
Code review is a mandatory activity for all automation work. We have clear guidelines and code review rules that each team member needs to comply. As an example on code specific, we have defined how to identify and avoid anti-patterns by indicating the maximum number of lines, fields, and methods are allowed.
How practical is this mandatory 4 weeks training for QA Automation engineer? Are we going to experience real day-to-day issues?
Our campers will be trained with real-life assignments. Just to give you an idea about the QA Automation program, you will start using JIRA and TestRail for particular projects and Jenkins Access to build jobs. You should also be reviewing code and taking it until the merger. Additionally, you will be getting a backlog of work and writing scripts.
How do you drive a team of QA engineers, located in different cities and time-zones, to be productive and deliver quality testing services?
One of our differentiators is that we know how to bring talented people together, from different cultures and time-zones. We have developed an online productivity tool that helps remote workers manage their time more efficiently and receive a fair working environment.