Quality Assurance Engineer (Remote or Local)

Remote
Full Time
Professional Services
Mid Level

Modern Campus is in search of an QA Automation Engineer establishes the planning, construction, execution, and documentation of automated quality tests in one of Modern Campus SaaS applications using Protractor and JavaScript.  In close collaboration with the Scrum team engineers, the Automation Engineer will be responsible for ensuring test coverage of all new and existing functionality as part of an end to end automated test suite. The Automation Engineer will participate in defining and estimating features within team scrum ceremonies, as well as defining appropriate test cases. The Automation Engineer will participate in regression testing upon release candidates when appropriate, and upon finding regressions or new situations requiring coverage, submit defects and add to existing test suite. This individual will own the product defect backlog, ensuring defects are tracked to closure and the defect backlog is kept up to date. The Automation Engineer is responsible for mentoring the skills of Associate Automation Engineers.

You will make an impact by:

  • Maintain and enhance a suite of End to End automated tests, both writing and executing scripts in JavaScript/TypeScript.
  • Work as a member of an Agile Scrum team, providing accurate estimates and delivering quality software in three-week sprints
  • Collaborate with the Scrum team regarding the identification, collection and/or creation of test cases, test planning, and test data
  • Ensure committed code is tested and cleared before it is released to production
  • Works to identify common defects and areas for improvement
  • Update and maintain quality testing standards, procedures, and documentation
  • Participate in all Scrum ceremonies

Your success will be predicated on:

  • B.S. in Computer Science or related Engineering discipline desired
  • 4+ years experience in an Automation Quality Engineer role
  • Demonstrated ability to architect frontend and maintain end-to-end (e2e) automation test framework using Playwright or Webdriver.io - tools that use Javascript, TypeScript, Node.js
  • Proficiency with API validation, including automation 
  • 2+ years experience in an Agile environment with integrated teams and utilizing Scrum concepts, practices, processes, and tools
  • 2+ years experience working with CI/CD
  • Experience with migrating between testing frameworks is a plus
  • Ability to analyze, design, read, write, and explain JavaScript/TypeScript code
  • Ability to use Git effectively
  • Experience with cross-browser testing using Browserstack
  • Experience with WCAG and Section 508 accessibility testing
  • Ability to motivate and guide individual contributors
  • Technical aptitude, critical thinking skills, and passion for troubleshooting
  • Solid knowledge and experience in test case preparation and execution
  • Strong knowledge in quality assurance processes and techniques
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Strong collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Aptitude for constantly learning new technologies, highly desired

What you’ll gain:

  • Competitive salary with individual commission structure
  • Medical (employer paid), dental, and vision insurance plans
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Generous paid time-off and holiday schedule with additional floating holidays
  • Casual office attire and pet-friendly office
  • Only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Company Overview:

Modern Campus is obsessed with empowering its 1,800+ higher education customers to thrive when radical transformation is required to respond to lower student enrollments and revenue, rising costs, crushing student debt and administrative complexity. 

The Modern Campus engagement platform powers solutions for non-traditional student management, web content management, catalog and curriculum management, student engagement and development, conversational text messaging, career pathways, and campus maps and virtual tours. The result: innovative institutions can create a learner-to-earner lifecycle that engages modern learners for life, while providing modern administrators with the tools needed to streamline workflows and drive high efficiency. 

Learn how Modern Campus is leading the modern learner engagement movement at moderncampus.com and follow us on LinkedIn.

Modern Campus is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. We will work with all applicants to determine appropriate accommodation for individual accessibility needs. 

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