Software Engineer, Test & Automation

San Mateo, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

GoPro’s versatile cameras and accessories enable people to self-capture immersive and engaging footage of themselves enjoying their favorite activities. From extreme to mainstream, GoPro’s HERO® line of wearable and gear-mountable capture devices are transforming the way consumers, professional athletes, and video production professionals capture, manage and share meaningful photo and video content. Based in San Mateo, California, GoPro’s products are sold through more than 25,000 stores in over 100 countries worldwide and direct via GoPro branded content is shared and enjoyed by millions of people on popular media channels such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo and YouTube.

GOPRO® and HERO® are trademarks or registered trademarks of GoPro, Inc. in the United States and other countries.

What You’ll Do

As a Software Engineer in Test and Automation, you will be working as part of a cross functional agile project team to maintain and update a regression suite using Ruby, Cucumber, and Selenium WebDriver to ensure coverage of our continuously evolving Ruby/Rails and JavaScript code base.

You should be comfortable working in Mac OS X as your primary system and with using the UNIX command line on both local and remote systems. You should have some familiarity with Windows for cross-platform testing and be familiar with major concerns of cross-browser and cross-platform testing. You should have some exposure to mobile testing (iOS and/or Android) in the context of web or mobile application testing.

Skills We Are Stoked About:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
5+ years of experience in quality assurance engineering
Experience building and extending test frameworks and test scripts (you must know how to write automation tests rather than simply execute them)
Experience testing API/SDK as a white box or automation engineer
Familiar with Git, Jenkins CI frameworks, ability to dive in and build test front end, back end test frameworks
Recent, hands-on experience with scripting in at least one of the following: Ruby, Shell, Perl, Python, Java, C, C++, C#
Experience using Selenium WebDriver to drive web UI tests
Ability to troubleshoot, debug, and identify the relevant information in reporting a defect
Ability to communicate technical information, verbally and in writing, in a manner digestible to all stakeholders (development, design, management)
Knowledge of HTML, basic CSS, and some understanding of JavaScript
Solid understanding of software test methodologies and the role of a Software Engineer in Test in an Agile environment
Exceptional attention to detail
Bonus Skills We Are Stoked About:

Experience with Ruby on rails, Go, node.js
Experience development and test automation of RESTful APIs
Experience using cloud architecture load testing, using tools like LoadRunner, JMeter
Experience writing SQL and experience with a modern RDBMS