Lead QA Automation Engineer

Everwise, New York, NY

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We at Everwise, a Sequoia-backed company, are reinventing talent development by connecting professionals with the people and resources they need to be successful at every stage in their career. We work with some of the top companies in the world, including Salesforce, Lyft, GitHub, Virgin, and Apple.

Role Summary

We're looking for a talented senior QA automation engineer who has significant experience testing web applications and is passionate about automating tests and working with stakeholders to ensure the delivery of high-quality products.

What You'll Do

  • Develop and maintain Everwise's testing infrastructure
  • Lead growing internal and external QA teams
  • Design and review test cases and plans
  • Code E2E automation software with Javascript or Ruby, Selenium and WebDriver
  • Prioritize manual, integration, and E2E automation efforts
  • Research, test, and benchmark new functional and unit test approaches
  • Test APIs and authentication protocols such as OAuth
  • Work closely with Product to create robust test plans
  • Follow agile methodology, working directly alongside Software Engineers, DevOps, UX and Product Owners.

What You'll Need

  • 4+ years experience in software development and software testing
  • 3+ years experience of direct programming experience in Ruby, Python, Java, JavaScript or other languages
  • Experience in a lead role and coaching a QA team
  • Experience scaling offshore or external QA teams
  • Experience with Javascript (familiarity with React is a plus)
  • Experience with Sql/NoSql and database technologies
  • Experience with security testing SaaS applications is desired
  • Experience with unit testing (RSpec, Jasmine are bonuses)
  • Current knowledge of QA testing methods, best practices, and processes


The Lead QA Automation Engineer role offers a competitive compensation plan. We also offer a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid time off (PTO), employee stock option plan, mentorship, and transit benefits.

About Everwise

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