Software Development Engineer in Test II

  • Location
    • Pasadena, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Dec. 25, 2021
  • Function
  • Engineering QA
  • Sector
  • Media

Who we are

OpenX is focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. We do this by making digital advertising markets and technologies that are designed to deliver optimal value to publishers and advertisers on every ad served across all screens.

At OpenX, we have built a team that is uniquely experienced in designing and operating high-scale ad marketplaces, and we are constantly on the lookout for thoughtful, creative executors who are as fascinated as we are about finding new ways to apply a blend of market design, technical innovation, operational excellence, and empathetic partner service to the frontiers of digital advertising. Our platform serves billions of transactions and processes hundreds of terabytes per day.  You will be working on one of largest and most scalable cloud computing deployments in the world, serving over 800 publishers worldwide, including 65% of the comScore 100, with 200 million unique visitors and 100 billion ads auctioned per month through the OpenX exchange.

The Opportunity

OpenX is looking for a talented and highly motivated Software Engineer in Test to help build OpenAudience, a data-driven solution to bring people-based marketing to publishers on the open web.  You will be working on a full-stack team to define, create, and deliver new features and functionality in order to deliver the best possible advertising experience in the market.  Scalability, performance, and rock-solid reliability are all factors to consider with every line you code.

Key Responsibilities

  • Test large-scale data processing systems
  • Involved in all phases of product development, starting from requirements to validation and deployment
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of applications
  • Work in a focused and nimble team that collaborates on common problems across products and across focus areas
  • Own components, processes, and workflows that demand professionalism, excellent communication, teamwork, and documentation skills
  • Create, maintain, and improve automation test suites/frameworks
  • Monitor and maintain QA CI pipelines, collaborate on CD enablementConduct root cause analysis of issues and provide solutions for better coverage and maintainabilityEffectively communicate and be a crucial member of both the project teams and QA organization
  • Exposure to a broad set of technical problems that allows for fast career growth

Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years of test automation experience
  • Proficiency in Python, Java, or JavaScript (maybe other languages but willing to learn these) and ability to improve, debug, modify and maintain an automation framework codebaseExperience in using test design techniques
  • Cypress framework experience
  • Experience using CI/CD tools like Jenkins or SpinnakerExcellent troubleshooting skills to triage complex issues
  • Experience operating in an agile environmentBachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent degree

Nice To Have

  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform, Kubernetes, and Docker
  • Experience in UI/UX testing
  • Experience in API testing
  • Pytest framework experience
  • Familiarity with advertising technologies and the advertising ecosystem

Company at a Glance

OpenX is focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. We do this by making digital advertising markets and technologies that are designed to deliver optimal value to publishers and advertisers on every ad served across all screens.

At OpenX, we have built a team that is uniquely experienced in designing and operating high-scale ad marketplaces, and we are constantly on the lookout for thoughtful, creative executors who are as fascinated as we are about finding new ways to apply a blend of market design, technical innovation, operational excellence, and empathetic partner service to the frontiers of digital advertising.

OpenX Values

Our five company values form a solid bedrock serving to define us as a group and guide the company. Our values remind us that how we do things often matters as much as what we do.

We are one

One team. No exceptions. We are a group of strong and diverse individuals unified by a clear common purpose.

Our customers define us

We know our business flourishes or dies because of our customers.

OpenX is mine

We are all owners of OpenX. We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work.

We are an open book

We are eager to teach and share what we know with others.

We evolve fast

We take risks and confront failure openly. We recognize and repeat success aggressively. We actively seek out and provide constructive criticism.