Senior Test Engineer

New York City
Full Time
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About the Role

YieldStreet is looking for a Senior Test Engineer to handle the entirety of our product lifecycle from a quality perspective, including all types of testing and process refinement. You'll be working with a distributed team across both brand new and legacy infrastructure and product so an eye for compatibility, end-to-end and regression testing will be key concerns in designing the Quality Assurance workflow properly. 

What you'll do:

    • Ad-hoc testing of new features for bugs and adherence to specifications
    • Implementation of fully automated test suites for UI and API level testing to be used in all phases of development and to monitor production environments
    • Documentation of test plans and environment
    • Estimation of testing effort in the development workflow
    • Ensuring that all aspects of our application are testable, particularly integrations with third-party services
    • Continuous improvement of our development process and ensuring that the quality requirements of the application are met in all phases of development
    • Clear communication of problems found, hopefully with a root cause analysis and detailed steps to reproduce

What you'll need:

    • 7+ years of experience with functional testing of mobile/web apps using Agile methodologies
    • 4+ years of experience in Selenium to automate frontend web apps
    • Experience in Appium to automate mobile apps, both iOS and Android
    • Experience in REST Assured for API automation
    • Expertise testing and optimizing scalable mobile responsive applications with cloud-based AWS infrastructure
    • Solid experience writing test cases and test plans for browser, operating system and platform compatibility
    • Strong knowledge of automated and manual testing tools and techniques to debug cross-browser and cross-OS nuances and optimize for scale
    • Strong understanding of modern standards-based development including ReactJS, React Native, AWS, and, preferably, Play Framework
    • Proven experience testing in a Java programming environment
    • SQL database skills (writing queries, interpreting results)

Bonus points for:

    • Knowledge in performance testing using JMeter
    • Knowledge of CI tools, i.e. Jenkins
    • System design, infrastructure scalability and stability
    • Experience working in a FinTech startup

About Yieldstreet

Yieldstreet is building the largest global digital wealth management platform to change the way wealth is created. With an investor-first approach, our investor community builds a diversified portfolio of investments outside of the stock market to generate passive income. Yieldstreet is giving unprecedented access to asset classes such as Real Estate, Marine, Legal, Art & Commercial. We’re headquartered in New York City with offices in Brazil, Argentina, Malta and Greece.  


We offer an attractive market compensation and benefits package including a stock option plan, health, dental & vision benefits, life insurance, unlimited paid vacation, sabbatical and paid holidays and that's before you even step in the office! 

This is an opportunity to work with a group of diverse, smart, and friendly people from 8 different countries who speak a total of 17 different languages. Our team is comprised of successful entrepreneurs with combined exits of over $1B, and we get social with each other during happy hours, exercise classes and team off sites in our work hard/play hard culture. We're located in a beautiful new office in Midtown, and our building is close to most major subway lines.