QA Engineer, Los Angeles, California

Agency GroupM
Created 01/12/2022
Reference olaChfw8_0
Category IT
Job type Full-time
Country United States
State California
City Los Angeles
Description

Position at Choreograph

WHO WE ARE

We create the data products & technology that make advertising work better for people.

Choreograph, an affiliate of GroupM, is a global data products and technology company, purpose-built for an era that demands a new approach to data management, usage, and brand growth.
Data is the fuel that powers growth. The companies who best leverage data are creating unbeatable advantages over their competitors while simultaneously connecting with customers more effectively.
Our goal is to help future-focused businesses use their data in ways that meet savvy customers' expectations while building trust and understanding.

We are over 700 strong in 17 markets around the world and we offer a modular product suite, empowering marketers to drive sustainable, data-enabled growth.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Choreograph is looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) engineer to join our team. You will work with a team of DBAs and developers to deliver appropriately tested solutions. The team will receive steering from its Product Owner regarding the backlog and priorities. You will participate in requirement workshops, estimation of tasks, and the implementation of tests.

You will also be a member of the QA Chapter organization, which provides a platform for cooperation for all the testing efforts across different teams. You will have an impact on the choices of approaches and technologies used across all the teams.

WHAT YOU'LL DO
  • Use the testing frameworks to provide the coverage for functional and non-functional tests for code delivered by your team
  • Contribute to the development of testing frameworks
  • Advise engineers on their testing approaches
  • Take part in specification workshops where we define the functional and non-functional characteristics of our systems - executable Specification
  • Oversee the implementation of the executable Specification based acceptance testing
  • Maintain high-quality standards across the testing automation codebases
  • Advise on configuration of the Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipelines and practices
  • We have a very strong preference on automation of testing. You might be asked to review some manual processes and turn them into code

WHAT YOULL NEED
  • Proven track of creation and maintenance of test harnesses for applications, APIs and UI.
  • Automated testing is code - you will be comfortable writing software and applying standard software engineering practices (E.g. code reviews, pair programming, collective ownership of code, maintenance of coding standards, continuous integration, etc.)
  • You know how to analyse the requirements to be able to create a clean and clear definition of deliverables. The team then uses this definition to drive your tests.
  • You have good experience as a test automation engineer (or another comparable position
  • You have a good understanding of programming languages such as Pythonm C#, PHP and JavaScript.
  • You are aware of the QA process, and a certification according to ISTQB is advantageous.
  • You have a high competence in the definition of test cases.
  • You have knowledge of modern web technologies, RESTful APIs and microservices.
  • You are confident in using tools for test automation (preferably Selenium WebDriver / Cypress) and ideally you have already gained knowledge in dealing with web services and the associated technologies HTTP, REST and JSON.
  • You are familiar with Gherkin specification language and testing frameworks based on it.
  • You are familiar with advanced container systems with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • You have basic knowledge of Google Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services.
  • You have a strong analytical ability, are familiar with analysis of log files using modern log management systems.
  • You are a team player with very good written and spoken English skills
Our Compensation and Benefits (fo r Color ado residents only)

Base C ompensation Range: $80,000-$90,000

Ch ore ograph is c ommitted to fa ir and equit able compensation practices. T he range provided is our reasonabl e estimate of the base compensation f or this role. The actual amount may be higher or lowe r, based on the experience of the applicant . Choreograph of fers a competiti ve benefi ts p ackage , including medical, dental, vision, short & long-term disability, life insurance/ AD&D and 401k matching. We offer paid vacation, unli mited wellness, compan y ho lidays , personal day s a nd paid parental leave. Last , but no t least, w e prov ide a bre adth of training op portunities to support your development.

Choreograph™ is WPP' s global data products and te chnology c ompany fueling growth for the world's m ost admi red brands. Discover mor e about Choreograph at www. choreograph.com

C horeograph is committed to bui lding a team that represents a variet y of backgrounds, perspec tive s and skill. Our work is enhanced th rou gh inclu s ivity. We rely on legit imate interest as a legal basis for processing personal informati o n u nder the GDPR for purposes of recruitment and app lica tions for employment.

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