Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Santa Monica, CA
Engineering
Full-time
Sr. Quality Assurance Engineer
Atom is a mobile first, social ticketing platform that has re-imagined the movie experience from the ground up. We’ve simplified everything from when you decide you want to see a movie to when the lights go down and the previews start. We’re a team of bright, driven, and experienced developers, product designers, and movie lovers and we use data to improve the way our products work and theaters operate. We’re backed by influential movie studios including Disney, Fox, and Lionsgate, and we’re bringing innovative industry-first features to market such as dynamic pricing and pre-ordering concessions. Sound like fun? Come join our team!

As an engineer at Atom, you will be working with a group of highly motivated software developers who thrive on solving challenging problems with innovative solutions. We build large-scale distributed software systems in Scala, Java, Python and other languages. You will work with virtually all of the functional organizations across Atom - including Product, Marketing and Operations. We're a new team with many challenging problems waiting to be solved. Come help solve these problems with us.

We are a scrappy, well-funded and fast paced company looking to change the way people experience movies.

Here’s What You’ll Do:

· Collaborate with business and development teams to drive product vision and gather requirements
· Oversee the development and execution of test plans, with a keen eye for priorizing automation efforts
· Take ownership of testing our web and iOS/Android clients
· Design test strategies and create appropriate plans focused on regression, coverage
· Establish and monitor reporting on test execution
· Develop the long‑term strategy for programs and translate strategy into an achievable road map/action plan
· Report on quality and system performance to upper management
· Collaborate with business and development teams to drive product vision and gather requirements

You should have:
· Experience in testing web and iOS/Android clients
· Experience in agile software development methodologies
· Ability to adapt to new challenges and overcome hurdles
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a track record of working effectively with Development Engineering and other functions
· The ability to lead by example, be hands on, and look at the big picture
·. Experience developing long term strategies for programs and translate those strategies into achievable road maps/action plans
· Experience with ensuring product quality and ensuring that products are defect free and compliant with technical specifications
· Familiarity with scripting skills, and experience debugging and automation tools
· Experience with AWS, Bamboo and JIRA
· Thorough understanding of the intricacy of the tools, programming and management technologies such as
- My SQL, an open-source relational database management system that programmers utilize to help management team to visualize large and complex data sets
- Amazon Redshift, an Internet hosting service and data warehouse product which forms part of the larger cloud-computing platform Amazon Web Service. Utilization and application of this software gives the ability to transform complicated problems into simpler, tractable ones.
- New Relic digital intelligence platform which allows developers, ops, and tech teams measure and monitor the performance of their applications and infrastructure
- Postman, API testing tool used to automate many types of tests including unit tests, functional tests, integration tests, end-to-end tests, regression tests, mock tests, etc
- Jmeter, is open source software, a 100% pure Java application designed to load test functional behavior and measure performance.
- Loggly, is a SaaS solution for log data management used for troubleshooting server & application issues, transaction correlation, deployment monitoring, application analytics, and alerting.
· Master’s degree in computer engineering, electrical engineering or information technology or a similar field
· The ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired
· A willingness to roll up your sleeves and do whatever is necessar