Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.
This role is responsible for the testing, deployment, and support of commercial software, ensuring it meets all business and client requirements.
Lead efforts to create and implement quality standards for both your team and the organization as a whole
Write automated tests ranging in scale from specific unit tests to full system regressions
Ensure tests verify both the ”happy path” and common edge cases, user errors, and security vulnerabilities
Integrate tests into continuous integration pipelines and monitoring frameworks
Document and perform manual testing steps, when needed
Compose (or automate creation of) bug reports with all info needed for engineers to identify or recreate issues
Execute build scripts and evaluate production readiness of builds
Contribute to internal and cross-team discussions and engineering decisions
Participate in Scrum activities ensuring QA and testing are considered as early as possible on all stories
Encourage an open, collaborative team dynamic
Communicate with team and management about deadlines, roadblocks, and status
Mentor other QA Engineers across the organization
Keep up to date on relevant technologies, methodologies, and tools
Perform other duties as required
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science or similar field
Minimum five years of professional experience developing automated software tests
Able to test at all levels of an application or service, not just user interfaces
Minimum 3 years recent experience in automation framework design using Java as core.
Strong debugging skills: able to determine root cause of failures and suggest specific fixes
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Good Linux skills involving basic bash scripting and navigation techniques.
Recent experience in Api Automation and service virtualization.
Working knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodology, tools, and techniques
Understanding of modern software architecture and methodologies
Expert level knowledge of one or more full stack automated testing frameworks (Selenium, Cucumber, etc.)
Thrive in a fast-paced environment: learn rapidly and master diverse technologies and techniques
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
Professional experience with Jenkins or similar build automation system
Familiarity with AWS platform.
Familiarity with Zelenium or Other API Virtualization tool.
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