Java Software Engineer in Test

Study.com - Mountain View, California - Full time

About Study.com

We are a technology company on a mission to make education accessible. Study.com helps millions of students improve their grades and earn college credit. We offer self-paced, online video courses that cover every subject taught in high school and junior college. Our team has built these courses from the ground up, leveraging data and technology to make the entire learning process simple and engaging for students.

We are a profitable, fast growing company looking to expand our team.

We began our journey in 2002 as a self-funded start-up and have grown every year since our inception. As a small, independent company, our employees have a direct impact on company direction and results.

We are located in the heart of downtown Mountain View, just a few steps from the Caltrain station. We only hire top talent, so those who pass our rigorous interview process will find themselves as part of one of the brightest and most innovative teams in Silicon Valley.

Study.com was also top ranked in Inc. Best Place to Work!

We have a culture of social responsibility. As we continue to generate profits, we give back by funding scholarship programs and helping charitable organizations provide open access to information and education throughout the poorest regions of the world.

Come join us on our mission and make a difference.

About the Java Software Engineer in Test Position

Study.com is seeking a proactive, data-driven and detail-oriented engineer to challenge our small, cross-functional teams to reach ever-higher levels of quality through test automation and analysis.

The successful Java Software Engineer in Test knows and loves working with the latest software stacks and test automation frameworks, can utilize multidimensional test data sets, draw from experience to impact our platform, is passionate about education and can deliver thorough test results in a fast pace environment. Study.com has a culture of getting things done, and demands exceptional collaboration across its engineering and product teams.

The Java Software Engineer in Test is a technical position that requires experience writing Java code.

Responsibilities:

  • Actively work alongside other team members to increase quality through the entire SDLC
  • Lead and organize team test plan and test case development
  • Execute tests, identify and communicate defects and risks, including trends
  • Apply best practices in day to day testing using comprehensive test data and our automation suite
  • Enhance automated test suites and tools to meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability and other quality goals

Requirements:

  • At least 4+ years of hands-on quality assurance work with web-based applications
  • At least 4+ years of hands-on experience using Java
  • Experience testing web/eCommerce applications constructed using modern web frameworks such as Angular, React, JQuery and related technologies
  • Excellent Java programming and debugging skills, including experience with test automation tools and libraries such as Selenium, TestNG and JMeter
  • Experience with REST API and Service testing
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including excellent team collaboration
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related field

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience with test automation infrastructure development
  • Hands-on testing experience with mobile apps
  • Scripting using Shell, Python, or Groovy
  • Great sense of time and priority management

Why work for Study.com?

  • Help make education accessible to people who need it
  • Enjoy a fun, casual and collaborative working environment
  • Join a profitable and financially stable company
  • Help guide company decisions and direction
  • See results of your work in days, not years
  • Have your work impact 30+ million web visitors each month
  • Grow professionally with our training and skill development programs
  • Work with other talented and passionate team members

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation (including salary and bonus plan)
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
  • 20 days of flexible paid time off annually (increases to 30 days over 5 years)
  • Additional 10 paid holidays annually
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans (we pay 100% of premiums)
  • Fully subsidized Caltrain pass
  • Tuition reimbursement and gift matching programs
  • Stocked kitchen and beverages provided
  • Company sponsored gym memberships
  • Company sponsored happy hours to celebrate accomplishments

Study.com provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran or disability status. In addition to federal law requirements, Study.com complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. Additionally, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with applicable state and local laws.

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Role

Engineering

Experience Level

Mid Level

Study.com

Study.com is an online education platform that helps learners of all ages excel academically and close skills gaps. From test prep and homework help to earning college credit and developing workplace skills, our courses, video lessons and study tools have made learning simple for 30 million+ users.

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