Software Engineer in Test


We’re on the lookout for a take-charge Software Engineer in Test to join the Product and Engineering Team at Hireology. 

Hireology is based in Chicago, but our Engineering team works remotely, so you’ll have the option of working from the comfort of your home (or right in our office if you’re local). Compensation is very competitive, and we offer a full benefits package. We have regular company-wide events, biannual Engineering team gatherings in Chicago, and frequent celebrations when we hit our goals.

Software Engineering in Test has a keen sense of a tester yet loves writing code and lots of it, designs and implements many tools and testing frameworks, uses the latest technology and has plenty of room for innovation.

Day to day responsibilities:
Help implement an easy to use, continuously deployed product
Prototype, test, code, and refactor. Then lather, rinse, and repeat
Write complex test codes to implement a test design. Set up a test automation and execution framework. 
Translate existing manual regression test cases into automated tests
Executes manual test cases if needed and reports results.
Provides input to Development on software design and on ways to increase product testability to support more extensive test automation. 
Design automation strategies, test strategies and test cases to automate new features and enhance existing functionality
Work with QA Engineers to evaluate test cases and determine which should be automated
Communicate challenges and limitations of automation to a technical and non-technical audience

To qualify for consideration you:
Have mid-level skills in writing applications with Ruby and/or Rails
Familiar with service-oriented architecture concepts
Experience working with Agile methodologies
Excited about creating quality code using TDD
Comfortable in a modern software engineering environment with distributed source code control, dev/stage/prod release cycle, extensive testing, and continuous deployment
Have mid-level skills with HTML5, CSS, JavaScript
Fearless about learning new technologies and technical approaches to application development 
Must have authorization to work in USA
Please - no agency or third party inquiries