Senior Software Engineer in Test

23andMe

https://www.23andme.com/careers/5066161002/
Sunnyvale, CA. United States
23andMe is looking for a Senior Software Engineer in Test to join our talented, ambitious engineering team that is creating truly novel technologies and products that will impact the way people see themselves and the world. We are seeking experienced software test engineers to lead our application's software testing efforts and help us scale our software team.

Who we are
Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding.

What you'll do
  • You will help us scale our development team by identifying tools to improve our QA and development efforts
  • You will help streamline testing efforts by continuously improving our QA processes
  • You'll get the opportunity to work with other engineers to develop and execute test plans and support and extend existing validation frameworks
  • You'll help by reading and understanding application code, and identifying areas of weakness
  • You will be the advocate for our customers and help our teams deliver the highest quality features
  • Part of your responsibility will be to identify bugs in new and existing code, determine root causes, and suggest possible bug fixes

What you’ll bring
  • Bachelor's Degree and 5-7 years of related working experience
  • Working knowledge of Python and/or significant exposure to different programming languages and paradigms
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision to achieve your goals
  • Excellent ability to create test strategies, intuitive understanding of where and how software will fail
  • Hands-on experience with writing automated tests and using automated test frameworks
  • Experience with mobile application testing
  • Experience with LAMP stack web applications