Senior QA Automation Engineer

San Francisco, CA
Engineering/Product – QA
Full-time
The Role:

The Sr. QA Engineer is an integral part of the Engineering team. You will be responsible for testing our services, as well as building out our test automation infrastructure.  Our engineers participate in all aspects of running our platform at scale and have a healthy degree of impatience with manual processes and a passion for best of breed automation tools.  You will be empowered to determine and implement the best solutions.

See details about Peek’s tech stack here.

Please note: This role requires existing U.S. work authorization. Peek is not sponsoring new visas at this time.

Responsibilities:

    • Evaluate, design, and recommend tools and frameworks for improving test automation.
    • Exhibit ownership of the team automation suite - achieving consensus on the team automation strategy, ensuring test cases are properly designed, maintained and reviewed
    • Work with the Product Owner to plan for future sprints and quarters, manage committed deliverables, shepherd cross-team dependencies, and consistently maintain a high level of quality.
    • Mentor more junior members of the team

Requirements:

    • 5-10+ years of QA experience in an engineering setting, with strong preference for operating in a technical space with high degree of critical thinking and problem solving
    • Strong technical skills with expert scripting language & programming language experience
    • Strong understanding of Agile methodologies

Nice-to-haves:

    • Knowledge of computer networks and internet protocols including http
    • Working knowledge of AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, CI, Git
    • Experience with Postman API Development Environment

Personal Attributes:

    • You're passionate about quality
    • You love working on small teams with a lot of responsibility, wearing several different hats, and successfully completing multiple projects at the same time
    • You're dependable, reliable, and able to tackle complex issues with a strong sense of urgency and ownership
    • You love researching and utilizing the best test automation tools and technology so that you’re building for the future and not just the present

Benefits and Perks:

    • Medical, dental & vision insurance
    • Life and AD&D insurance
    • Stock options
    • Paid time off
    • Paid parental leave
    • Commuter benefit program
    • Apple equipment
    • Work-From-Home-Wednesdays (every other week)
    • Breakfast on Tuesdays
    • Snacks and beverages
    • Weekly catered Peeknic lunch with speakers (e.g. Jack Dorsey of Twitter, Pete Flint of Trulia, SF District Attorney George Gascón)
    • Happy hours and quarterly team outings
    • Partner Days (visit our favorite operators in San Francisco)
    • Company retreats (e.g. Lake Tahoe, San Luis Obispo, Utah)
    • Monthly Peek.com credits


About Us:

Peek makes the world's tours & activities easily bookable — anytime, anywhere. Our industry-leading technology, Peek Professional, empowers operators to better manage and grow their businesses. Peek.com and our award-winning mobile app connect people with everyday adventures that create lasting memories. CNBC labeled Peek as the "OpenTable for activities" and the New York Times called Peek.com"a site you want to visit again and again". The company is backed by tech heavyweights including Google's Eric Schmidt, Square's Jack Dorsey and TPG's David Bonderman.