Automation QA Manager /SDET Manager
You are an experienced QA Manager / SDET Manager with a background in automation engineering and/or SDET. You have experience programming in C/C++, Java or another language, and you seek an opportunity to apply your skills in an environment that will give you access and experience with interesting, cutting-edge technology. You dont mind rolling up your sleeves and leading your team by example, contributing in a hands-on way, while also managing and leading your team.
At Webroot, in Broomfield, CO, we seek to empower a new software development engineer in test to be an integral part of product release for our numerous, sophisticated web security applications and services. You will work with our team of talented engineers to facilitate development and testing of the next generation of threat intelligence applications and server backend. This is an opportunity to take ownership of the product quality, and have a tangible impact on the software moving forward.
- Participate in all aspects of product delivery, including review of design documents, user stories, acceptance criteria, and functional specifications
- Develop test tools and test automation scripts that will help with the delivering of the product.
- Interpret product specifications and develop comprehensive test design/plan to perform functional and load testing
- Perform the required tests to validate the feature’s functionalities and performance, and communicate the progress to the team.
- Configure and maintain testing environment being used by the team for testing
- Working together with other teams to deliver the team goals and objectives.
- Take ownership of the product quality for the project assigned to work on.
- A minimum of 8 years of software testing experience, and a minimum of 3 years of experience in automation test programming of test cases and suites.
- Experience managing a small team or serving as a team lead is a must
- Strong troubleshooting, debugging, and problem solving skills
- Highly motivated and passionate about ensuring product release confidence and quality
- Experience with developing test tools, and automated testing of software components/objects
- Experience in one or more programing/script languages (e.g. C/C++, Java, C#, Python, Shell Script, etc.)
- Experience testing web service and technologies (e.g. REST and JSON, XML, HTTP, Web Server, etc.)
- Solid understanding of Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) paradigm/concept.
- Solid understanding of techniques and approaches for testing test software components/objects
- Solid understanding of the full software development life cycle
- Very adaptive to a fast changing environment, willing and able to acquire new skills as required
- Able to communicate and collaborate effectively with people with a wide range of technical backgrounds and experiences
- Degree in Computer Science or relate field
At Webroot, we do more than secure our customers' personal computers, mobile devices and networks. We also nurture our employees' most critical assets – their talents, experience, and career aspirations. Webroot has the energy of a start-up with the strength and stability of an Internet security market leader. We foster the innovative culture you'd expect of a company that's making a statement. Webroot is a company in which you can invest yourself fully, knowing that you're not only protecting our customers around the world, but also that your talents and innovation will be recognized and rewarded. We encourage you to learn more about us and explore our job openings. Secure your future. Ensure the same for your career. Principals only - no third parties, please. Webroot Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. At Webroot, we believe in rewarding success.