Senior Quality Engineer

Location: 
United States
Req. ID: 
HS2021-121
You will collaborate with cross-functional leaders to ensure that our solutions have appropriate controls across the entire testing pyramid and continue to handle high volumes of global traffic.

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 80 countries and 140 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

We are hiring a Senior Quality Engineer with experience leading QA efforts to develop and implement testing strategies across multiple internal and external products. You will collaborate with cross-functional leaders to ensure that our solutions have appropriate controls across the entire testing pyramid and continue to handle high volumes of global traffic. You will have working experience both in Python and writing automation tests. As the team primarily works in Python, you would need to be able to read our codebase and contribute tests in the same language.

What You'll Do

  • Work with cross-functional leaders including engineers, product managers, designers, and others to identify and resolve gaps in our quality and standards controls.
  • Help to set a high bar on testing rigor/frameworks by establishing and maintaining best practices.
  • Contribute to a long-term QA vision and roadmap.
  • Promote quality as a discipline throughout the organization.

What You’ll Need

  • You have at least 4 years of total experience in software QA.
  • You have a working knowledge of Python.
  • You are familiar with current frontend and backend testing frameworks such as Selenium or other automation frameworks.
  • You have experience creating or executing on organization-wide QA goals.
  • You have a strong knowledge of automation best practices.
  • You are experienced in hands-on QA (both manual testing and automation).
  • You have experience managing QA projects working on both products and infrastructure.
  • You have worked with cross-functional leaders to execute on long-term roadmaps and goals.

Bonus Points

  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience with Jenkins or automation servers.
  • Experience with mobile testing or development.

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