Senior Test Automation Architect

Ripple, San Francisco, CA

Enabling the world to move value like it moves information today

As a Senior Test Automation Architect, you will have the opportunity to work with some of the best engineers in the cryptocurrency space. You will design and implement test automation tooling on the Ripple Network (xCurrent, xVia, xRapid) that will be built from the ground up to your exact specifications. You will play a major role in defining test automation strategies and implementing the same. You will define and maintain test system configurations and perform test executions while writing test scripts for complex integrated systems.


  • Define test automation strategies, tools and frameworks to test cloud-based and on-prem web applications
  • Analyze product requirements with members of the project/product delivery team and devise testing strategies; utilize a risk-based and automated testing approach in all phases of SDLC
  • Monitor the completion of tasks within time and cost constraints and ensure technical and functional objectives are met
  • Advocate for quality delivery, coordinate activities with all development stakeholders, and administer the testing problem management process including monitoring and reporting on problem resolution
  • Implement improvements, which may require ingenuity and creativity, within quality assurance programs and operational systems with measurable quality indicators; prepare and discuss quality report with management
  • Work with business partners, architects and other groups to identify technical and functional needs of testing infrastructures and determine priority of needs
  • Drive the adoption of proven testing patterns and technologies to ensure timely and high quality releases
  • Coding and troubleshooting in Java, instrumented with Gitlab or other CI/CD systems


  • Overall 10 years experience in software testing and QA
  • At least 5 years experience in Test Automation
  • Hands on experience in Java
  • Experience in continuous deployment and continuous integration
  • Experience in test planning and building automated test strategy
  • Experience investigating and recommending tools to implement end-to-end development and deployment processes
  • Experience in drafting and implementing automation processes


  • Competitive salary and equity
  • 95% paid medical, dental & vision insurance for employees; 65% paid for employee dependents
  • Generous Health & Wellness program
  • Industry-leading maternity & paternity leave policies
  • Flexible vacation policy- work with your manager to take time off when you need
  • Modern office in San Francisco’s Financial District
  • Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages and coffee drinks
  • Bi-weekly lunches and optional gourmet dinners
  • Weekly yoga at work
  • Monthly team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more!
  • A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact

About Ripple

Overview Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. By joining Ripple’s growing, global network, financial institutions can process their customers’ payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets. With offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Sydney, India, Singapore and Luxembourg, Ripple has more than 100 customers around the world.

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