Software Quality Assurance Automation Engineer

Illuminate Education - Minneapolis, Minnesota - Full time

Full-Time, Direct Hire Software Quality Assurance Automation Engineer Opportunity!

Please note this is a full-time, benefits eligible position, not a contract role. We are based in downtown Minneapolis and have a collaborative and open office environment where our FUN team primarily works onsite to foster high interaction and iteration.

FastBridge Learning's nationwide customer base of educators and teachers has continued to grow in leaps and bounds because our product and service is truly changing lives for students in grades K-12. This is highly satisfying to our mission-driven team and we are adding an accomplished Technical Implementation Specialist with to join our Implementation team.

As a Software Quality Assurance Automation Engineer you will develop and execute automated test cases for use by the Quality Assurance and Development teams using Selenium and Cucumber with Ruby. This includes regression, feature, enhancement, and CI/CD automated testing for all popular current stable environments, and reporting using ZAPI for JIRA and Confluence. You will own, manage, and deploy Cucumber automation frameworks for testing on Development and Production branches, as well as local feature branches using Docker, Selenium Grid, and Bitbucket.

In a recent employee engagement survey, the top two reasons our people love working at FastBridge Learning are easily seen: they like the people they work with and they have a strong tie to our mission.

Here are the traits we seek in candidates:

In addition to the required qualifications and skills found below, we seek individuals who will manage automation framework (Selenium/Cucumber/Ruby on Docker/Selenium Grid, Bitbucket, JIRA and Confluence), develop automated tests, integrate automated tests into development pipeline, and partner with product management, customer service, and others to build product and market knowledge to help drive more effective automated tests reflecting real behavior. You will also be responsible for participating in development scrum for automation on new features, managing reporting of metrics in JIRA and Confluence, train in and educate as needed for automation related tasks, write bug reports, develop test cases and assist in other QA responsibilities as needed.

And this is what you can expect of us in return:

We will provide you with the tools to succeed and you will be rewarded with a competitive and above average total rewards and compensation package that includes 100% company-paid medical, dental and vision premiums/75% for dependents, 401k with company match, incentive bonuses, support of work and life integration, a remarkable paid time off program that is unlimited outside of core releases and seasonal peaks, company-sponsored Happy Hours, regular feedback and coaching, 12 paid holidays, free snacks and beverages, volunteering opportunities, professional development planning, free access to thousands of online courses, executive coaching, career development and many additional perks!

Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of Software Quality Assurance experience
  • Possess excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Can effectively communicate issues with software and offer proposed solutions
  • Possess thorough knowledge of QA theory and methodology
  • Experience defining and executing different types of software testing
  • Demonstrate excellent abilities in both written and verbal communication, presentation skills, problem solving, and the ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously

Get the full scoop on us at:

It is the policy of FastBridge Learning to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

As part of the company's equal employment opportunity policy, FastBridge learning will also take affirmative action as called for by applicable laws and Executive Orders to ensure that minority group individuals, females, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, other protected veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, and qualified disabled persons are introduced into our workforce and considered for promotional opportunities.

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Experience Level

Mid Level

Illuminate Education

FastBridge Learning transforms the way educators assess and address the learning needs of their students by providing one simple solution for fast results that are demonstrated effective.

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