Software Engineer In Test

CB Insights, New York

Software that predicts technology trends.​

Help us turn a great product into a perfect one.

CB Insights is a seeking a Software Engineer in Test who can design and implement automated systems that test our products in every conceivable way. This includes scripts that ensure any code we deploy to production - whether related to our web app, our API or even our Chrome extension - is of the highest quality. The Software Engineer in Test will work closely with software developers and product managers to devise system, regression and stress test plans. This person will also manage the bug fix pipeline, prioritizing and ultimately verifying closure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with engineers and product managers to create, implement, and improve QA procedures for our web interface and API products
  • Perform and participate in all aspects of manual and automated verification. This includes feature and functional testing, unit testing, regression, load and performance testing
  • Provide clear bug and issue descriptions and assist in escalations as needed
  • Create and apply new approaches and concepts to improve the productivity and efficiency of testing practices

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  • Strong programming skills obtained through a degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of automated testing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to handle QA applications independently
  • Ability to confidently tell a developer something isn't working properly even when he/she insists that it is
  • A desire to constantly improve things ;-)
  • An analytical, detail-oriented mind, as well as strong verbal / written skills
  • Experience working in Agile Scrum teams; even better if you know JIRA
  • Experience designing and maintaining automated test frameworks (preferably using Selenium Webdriver and Page Object Model)
  • Familiarity with JavaScript, jQuery, Go, Python and PHP are pluses
  • US Citizen or Green Card holder

Perks and Benefits:

  • Subsidized health, dental and vision insurance
  • 401K with up to 4% match
  • $1,000 yearly continuing education stipend
  • Daily lunch stipend

About CB Insights

CB Insights has built a tech market intelligence platform that analyzes millions of data points on venture capital, startups, patents, partnerships and news media to predict technology trends.

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