Senior Automation Engineer

We are a team of engineers and finance geeks revolutionizing the finance service industry. Backed by BlackRock, we are making software that allows our customers to retire in style.

Our company has a strong mission to ensure that high-quality investment management services are available to everyone.

You are:

  • A strong and independent problem solver who can work with the full-stack to create new tools and techniques to build better products for our customers.

  • A talented engineer who lives for Automation both in build and test.

  • Someone who works well with people and contribute to making the team better.

  • Driven to increase automation test coverage (individually and in collaboration with developers), improve efficiency and
    create better experiences for our customers and passionate about high quality product

What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor degree in computer sciences, engineering or related disciplines

  • 5+ years experience in building automation tests and test frameworks

  • 3+ years of experience writing test cases, test plans, and/or test strategies

  • Working knowledge of at least one programming language such as Java, knowledge of XML, JSON, HTML and relational databases

  • Experience with web technologies (Java/JavaScript, CoffeeScript, CSS and Selenium)

  • Execute automated and Manual
    tests during sprint and release cycles

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Solid understanding of the software development life-cycle and Agile methodology

  • Strong DevOps background in a dynamic environment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead development and maintenance of automation
    test framework and automation testing. Execute test automation for each software build and release and report results.

  • Participate in issues review meetings and help development team to understand software defects in order to provide fixes.

  • Responsible for build deployment, troubleshooting and coordinating resolution to deployment

  • Participate in code review and feature design

  • Provide documentation for software releases

FutureAdvisor is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

FutureAdvisor will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.

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