Software Test Automation Developer, Self Driving

Uber Overview

About Uber

We're changing the way people think about transportation. Not that long ago we were just an app to request premium black cars in a few metropolitan areas. Now we're a part of the logistical fabric of more than 600 cities around the world. Whether it's a ride, a sandwich, or a package, we use technology to give people what they want, when they want it.

For the people who drive with Uber, our app represents a flexible new way to earn money. For cities, we help strengthen local economies, improve access to transportation, and make streets safer.

And that's just what we're doing today. We're thinking about the future, too. With teams working on autonomous trucking and self-driving cars, we're in for the long haul. We're reimagining how people and things move from one place to the next.

Job Description

About the Role

As a Test Automation Engineer, you will specifically play a major role in building automated test suites for all the applications that support Uber's map development. You will have an opportunity to work on and develop your skills in test automation, evaluating algorithms and complex computations, becoming a user advocate on UI design and, workflow; and the list is growing everyday. You will work on a specific project critical to Uber ATG's needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems as we continue to push technology forward.

What You'll Do / What You'll Need / Bonus Points / About the Team

What You'll Do

  • Develop and implement test plans for system and system of system capabilities
  • Help define and measure KPIs for software quality
  • Define and implement automated tests
  • Work with developers and tech leads in defining test plans and building automated testing

What You'll Need

  • Experience with scripting languages (Python and React test utils)
  • Experience in automated testing of software services including multiple browser interfaces and APIs
  • Experience in working on large code bases

Bonus Points if

  • Experience incorporating automated test into build and release process
  • Experience with 3d mapping in general
  • Experience in building automated test tools for front end applications

About the Team

The AVMaps team at Uber Advanced Technologies Group (ATG) is a passionate, close-knit group of interdisciplinary thinkers and doers that craft forward-thinking software that enables self-driving vehicles. We develop technologies at fast pace while considering safety, legality and user experience. The team identifies map data and builds solutions to deliver reliable and high quality maps for faster autonomous development.

At Uber ATG, your work will change the world of transportation. On the AV Maps team, you will be able to jump into an autonomous car and know that its ability to navigate our complicated world, and do it smoothly, is because of you. On the team, you will experience lively debates about crafting our map producers experience, optimal algorithm design, and enthusiastic conversations about solving hard math problems. You will work on a team of user experience designers, mathematicians, and back-end developers all working together to solve a common goal. You will never have a day where you don't learn something new. If this sounds exciting to you, we want to hear from you: someone smart, innovative, ready to change the world and have fun.

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