Associate Software Engineer

Location: 
India
Req. ID: 
HS2021-62-67
This is an entry-level position where you will become Appium Pro certified and enjoy building web UIs. Love building and/or testing mobile UIs (preferably both Android and iOS).

Who We Are

HeadSpin is a startup organization, and we are revolutionizing the way developers test, monitor and optimize their applications. The company is building a first-of-its-kind global mobile device cloud platform that allows apps to instantaneously run on real devices across global mobile carrier networks. HeadSpin provides powerful, actionable data which pinpoint any problems in the app and enable developers to fix these issues before launch. HeadSpin integrates seamlessly with your development workflow and requires no changes to your app. The HeadSpin mobile platform is now in 65+ countries and 100+ cities worldwide, supporting over several hundred cellular networks and over 2,000 mobile devices. Using HeadSpin’s service, developers can launch products with the confidence that their applications will work in all the conditions that their users will experience. HeadSpin is funded by Google Ventures, Nexus Venture Partners, ICONIC , Danhua Capital and other blue-chip investors.

About the Role

This is an entry level position where you will become Appium Pro certified and enjoy building web UIs.  Love building and/or testing mobile UIs (preferably both Android and iOS).  You have experience in digging into device internals via USB and building and evolving production-grade back-end services.

What You'll Do

  • Write automation code for mobile applications
  • Capture data and complete analysis on mobile applications
  • Create dashboard with the data captured and provide it to the customer
  • Assist customer with automation where applicable
  • Understanding of iOS and Android application and UI structure and building tooling to automate interactions
  • Deep knowledge of Appium and Appium Desktop internals
  • A working understanding of mobile frameworks like Espresso and XCTest
  • Developing/evolving production-grade web services and agents written in Python and Tornado
  • Being a member of a highly motivated team pushing all the boundaries in the mobile testing space
  • Maintain automation test framework to ensure continuous quality of products
  • Maintain existing testing codebases
  • Collaborate with software engineers and testers to develop rigorous test cases
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
  • Ensure quality of all code and products produced by the company
  • Help customers get the best value out of Headspin
  • Performs other duties as required

What You Need

  • BS in Software Engineering, Computer Science or similar field
  • 0-2 years hands on experience in software development or SQA
  • Self-motivated , Creative, focused, results-oriented, problem solver
  • In-depth knowledge of at least one programming language (Python, Java)
  • Strong skill set with MySQL or other databases. Ability to read & write SQL queries
  • Good with Linux/Unix environment
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • General knowledge of Appium (mobile automation tool) or Selenium (web automation tool)
  • Proficiency with automation testing tools
  • Strong verbal and written communication abilities
  • Android and or iOS development
  • Agile/Scrum Experience
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to collaborate with engineers and content creators

COVID-19 Response

All of our employees are currently working from home and will be for the foreseeable future. We look forward to seeing everyone in-office when it’s safe to return.

Diversity and
Inclusion

We strongly value building a company where everyone feels safe, welcome, and supported to achieve their professional goals. We strive to build an inclusive environment, where every person is encouraged to bring their whole self to work. We want to make sure that our attitudes and processes support a team from diverse backgrounds and experiences.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status