Frontdoor Automation Engineer in Seattle, Washington
About the Job
We are looking for experienced test automation engineers to join our growing QA team. This position will report directly to the Sr. Manager of QA. You will help advance our automation testing and to help the team grow their skills.
Frontdoor is fast moving, and we need someone who is comfortable delivering quality at speed. You will be asked to utilize your critical thinking daily and to implement and extend our automation framework while performing product testing.
-Write automated and robust UI selenium tests for our software products.
-Write API tests for services/micro-services using JSON and protobuf bodies.
-Execute load and performance tests that exist for the product.
-Leverage and extend the automation test framework to produce high quality testing.
-Develop robust code that complies with coding standards.
-Debug production issues and create subsequent mitigation plans.
-Understand common software defect sources such as memory leaks, connection issues, authentication issues and effectively apply those to debug and isolate complex system issues.
-Read and interpret logs.
-Work fast, but have an attention to detail so key pieces are not missed.
-Program independently and can implement feedback to improve the code performance and robustness.
-Write concise design documents/best practices to augment the automation code.
-Maintain test automation suites and test data sets to ensure they are providing useful and timely test results.
-Implement tests to run in parallel by understanding and removing dependencies across tests and test data.
-Be a proactive agile scrum team member that can partner and build relationships.
-Be the champion of quality within your team, ensuring quality-focused approaches from both development and product
-Bring forward new ideas and work with teams to transform those ideas into reality.
-Needs Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related fields.
-At least 3 years experience working with UI Java/selenium based automated testing frameworks.
-At least 3 years experience working with API automated testing frameworks such as karate and experience with manual API testing using Postman.
-At least 2 years experience working with CI/CD builds and deployments using tools such as GitLab.
-Ability to organize your own work and operate independently.
-Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
Frontdoor is a company that’s obsessed with taking the hassle out of owning a home. With services powered by people and enabled by technology, it is the parent company of four home service plan brands: American Home Shield, HSA, Landmark and OneGuard, as well as Candu Home Solutions, an on-demand membership service for home repairs and maintenance, and Streem, a technology company that enables businesses to serve customers through an enhanced augmented reality, computer vision and machine learning platform. Frontdoor serves more than two million customers across the U.S. through a network of more than 16,000 pre-qualified contractor firms that employ over 45,000 technicians. The company’s customizable home service plans help customers protect and maintain their homes from costly and unexpected breakdowns of essential home systems and appliances. With nearly 50 years of experience, the company responds to over four million service requests annually (or one request every eight seconds). For more details, visit frontdoorhome.com .
Job Category: Engineering