At Upthere we are developing the next-generation of personal storage – your entire digital life in one place, always accessible, and ready to share. As a member of our talented team, you will develop products that touch the lives of millions of people. Our engineers are proud of what they build and are passionate to tackle new problems as we push technology forward. We hire the best, operate with the freedom and innovation of a startup, and are backed by the resources, scale and stability of Western Digital – a Fortune 500 company.
We are looking for a API Automation Engineer who can think holistically about our processes for writing quality software and who can help us find a good balance between automated tests and manual tests.
Collaborate with dev teams from the start of a sprint to deliver best-in-class technical solutions for our product
Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
Plan and implement API automated tests to validate any new coming features (for both frontend and backend).
Monitor automation processes and prepare defect status reports
Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
Must have the following experiences:
3+ years of experience in API testing, Web Services, REST API (this should include API framework development and maintenance experience).
Experience with API testing tools: Postman/Karate/vRest or similar tools.
Ability to execute database queries against relational (PostgreSQL) and NoSQL (Cassandra) databases
Demonstrated understanding of Agile (SCRUM) techniques
Experience with continuous integration and deployment tools such as Jenkins
Bachelor’s degree or hands-on education in CS fundamentals
Strong communication, organization, and analytical skills
Must be a detail-oriented self-starter and quick learner
Unlimited vacation and flexible work schedule
Snacks and lunches at the office
Competitive salary and benefits, including matching 401K
Education assistance and commuter benefits
Located in beautiful, downtown Redwood City, next to Caltrain
State of the art equipment for your workstation
Our mission is to care for humankind’s information.
Upthere was founded with the belief that over time our important data would live solely in the cloud. Upthere designed and built a full stack and a new cloud computer that combines the creative power of our devices with the massive storage and compute power of the cloud. Last year, we launched our initial products on Android, iOS, and OS X.