SugarSync is seeking a Senior QA Automation Engineer for our web servers with a sharp eye for detail. As a key technical contributor on our QA team, you will implement and execute our automated test suites. You will also work closely with Engineering (platform development) to functionally test new and existing infrastructure components, as well as diagnose customer and operational issues. Key responsibilities include:
*Extend and enhance SugarSync’s automated test tools and overall coverage for Web UI and Desktop clients
*Document/maintain test procedures and records
*Independently drive projects from start to finish with minimum supervision
*8+ years of experience in the software industry (QA and/or Development)
*8+ years of testing/debugging distributed systems
*5+ years of test automation experience, including white box testing (Java) experience with Windows, Linux and Web applications, as well as experience in performing as well as experience performing API and DB testing
*Understanding of code written in Java
*Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
*Familiar with open source development and testing tools, ie Jmeter, JUnit/TestNG, SoapUI, Maven, Selenium etc.
*Able to work directly with Engineering, Operations and Product Management teams
*Strong communication skills (verbal and written), well organized, self-starter, strong attention to detail, flexible, resourceful, able to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, quick intellect, natural curiosity, mentoring and multi-tasking skills
EDUCATION - BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
SugarSync, Inc, based in San Mateo CA, combines all the excitement and perks of a start-up company with the infrastructure and management of a well-established firm. The team is exceptional: well-grounded, focused, and determined to offer the best product in this “hot” technological space. SugarSync is a place to work with and learn about real sync technology and to make a meaningful and influential contribution.
The SugarSync product is a reflection of the people developing and implementing it: direct, easy to access and exceptional. With a simple download on your computers and mobile devices, you have all the cloud has to offer with additional features and customer support.
As much as we would like to give you a salary range, we must first understand your technical capabilities and your fit in our company. Please know that our SALARIES ARE COMPETITIVE for the Silicon Valley market, ALL SUGARSYNC EMPLOYEES ARE COMPANY SHAREHOLDERS and our BENEFITS PACKAGE IS GENEROUS including covered health care premiums and weekly catered lunches