Jobs  Lead QA Engineer



Job Description

Be the key individual who ensures that we deliver high-quality multi-tenant SaaS code across our AWS OpsWorks managed stacks.

This position requires a methodical engineer with attention to detail who will be a member of an Agile distributed team. Responsibilities include:


  • Contribute to coding and execution of test cases targeting feature acceptance and customer perspective.
  • Work directly with the team of software engineers in order to create, edit, and manage automation scripts.
  • Define test approaches, strategies and build a QA culture.
  • Write and maintain tests for Java-based backend.
  • Write comprehensive test plans and documentation.
  • Perform acceptance tests, smoke tests, black box testing and manual UI testing.


Must Have
  • 5+ years QA Engineering experience with testing and automation of full-stack Java Web applications.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Strong understanding of QA test methodologies, test automation, agile methodologies and implementation.
  • Strong knowledge of cross browser testing.
  • Hands on experience with Mac OS X and Linux.
  • Familiarity with current web standards and security, CSS3, HTML5, browser testing tools such Firebug, Chrome Dev Tools, and JavaScript libraries such as Backbone.js, Jquery.
  • Familiarity with Maven, Github/Git, Bamboo, Jenkins, Jira, npm or comparable experience.
  • Passion for product quality and eagerness to learn new technologies.


Bonus Skills & Expertise
  • Experience with testing tools such as: Selenium, JMeter, The Grinder, JUnit, TestNg, SoapUI, Mocha, Jasmine, Jest, EsLint, etc.
  • Familiarity with: Spring MVC; Hibernate or similar ORM ; SQL and ideally MySQL; NoSql and ideally DynamoDB; Nodejs.
  • Familiarity with: React.js, Flux and WebPack.
  • AWS experience or comparable Cloud experience: EC2, ELB, VPC, OpsWorks, S3, CloudFront, Elasticache, etc.
  • Familiarity with: Web Security, SSO, SAML2, Oauth, data encryption and security.
  • Experience with QA of Restful APIs; ETL.
  • Familiarity with: Solr or ElasticSearch.
  • Ability to work independently within a highly collaborative team environment.
  • Familiarity with Tomcat7/8 or other Java based container technology.


About Fidelis

Fidelis is building a well integrated and comprehensive learning platform for all types of learning communities be they Universities, Companies, Military Units, Government organizations, or NGOs.


The technology has a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) delivery engine at its core, but is comprehensive in that it takes a 360 degree view of learning, combining mentorship, coursework, supplementary learning, job placement and coaching into a coherent educational experience that is based on the personal goals and objectives of the individual students.


Because these capabilities are integrated onto a single platform, any learning community can flip a switch and stand up high-quality online and blended learning programs for their members.


Why Fidelis?
  • Well funded - closed a sizeable Series A in early 2013
  • 25 customers, including Arizona State, Stanford, and the Starbucks College Achievement Plan
  • Great office location in Mountain View, across the street from the San Antonio Caltrain stop
  • All the toys you need to get your work done including a generous BYOD allowance
  • Comprehensive benefits package: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k)
  • Competitive salary and generous equity


Apply at "jobs-at-fideliseducation-dot-com"