Senior/Staff SDET, Quality Engineering

Reddit, Remote

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Reddit is continuing to grow our teams with the best talent. We're completely remote friendly and will continue to be after the pandemic.

The Quality Engineering (QE) team is looking for a Staff Software Development Engineer in Test who can work in a highly collaborative environment, design/develop tools, test frameworks, and define processes to help the teams to own and be accountable for quality. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Help in building Engineering culture that enables quality in all software feature development teams across Reddit.
  • Develop and evolve test automation frameworks, tools, and services.
  • Analyze production issues, identify test gaps across the entire testing stack and make systemic improvements to Automation testing
  • Maintain test infrastructure stability in non-production environments.
  • Participate in troubleshooting and triaging of issues with different teams to drive towards root cause identification and resolution.
  • Influence the entire engineering organization on unit/integration/end-to-end tests.

Who You Might Be: 

  • 8+ years of experience as an SDET, or as a Software engineer.
  • Experience in designing and building scalable automated test frameworks, tools, and services for testing web and mobile applications, including backend services.
  • Experience in writing, executing, and monitoring automated test suites using a variety of technologies such as cucumber, selenium, WebDriverJs, Mocha, Chai, Jest, Cypress, or PhantomJS.
  • Strong understanding of CI/CD process and quality checks in the workflow.
  • Strong understanding of QA methodologies for web and mobile applications releases. 
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English.

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About Reddit

Founded by Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian in 2005, Reddit is an online community where users submit, vote, and comment on content, news, and discussions. Nicknamed "the front page of the internet," Reddit is one of the top ten sites in the United States (source: Alexa), with hundreds of millions of users each month on desktop, mobile web, and our official Android/iOS apps. 

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