Software developer in test - 105425
Technology and engineering - usa new york, new york
Nielsen sports software development in test
Operating as a division of nielsen, nielsen sports is a premier provider of analytics and insights within the growing sports industry, offering the most reliable source of independent and holistic market data in the industry and the most complete view of consumer trends and habits worldwideCombining solutions from sponsorship effectiveness to fan data capabilities with nielsen’s understanding of consumer behavior and media consumption means nielsen sports is uniquely positioned to help sports teams, sports organisations, broadcasters and brands maximize their commercial successOur clients include many household names across the sporting worldIf you would like to learn more please visit our website.
In this role, you are responsible for designing, creating, and implementing a test infrastructure for our data streams, ultimately ensuring continuous quality of our businessThis role will require working with many parts of the business to ensure stakeholder requirements are addressed, and will have a huge impact across the entire businessThe role will report directly to the test managerThe position is ideally based in new york city, but is also open to fully remote or a hybrid combination of the two.
Above all, we are looking for people who are excellent critical thinkers, love learning, ask questions, and move fastWe prioritize working with team members and knowledge sharing, and like people who can not only work independently but also cultivate a learning environmentWe appreciate anyone willing to make an effort and be their best self when problem solving.
Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgroundsYou`ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their workCome be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!
Setting up, maintaining, and performing test automation frameworks, and building scenarios with smoke and regression tests.
Understanding the flow of code and how it interacts with different components.
Understanding project documents, customer demands, and product objectives to create and execute test cases.
Handling technical communications and understanding the customers` systems.
Working with deployments teams, resolving level issues for systems, coordinating on product design, and offering inputs on the testability of functional elements and product designs.
Analyzing and disintegrating software systems and coordinating with other teams to enhance the overall design.
Managing the final quality on production release.
Masters/bachelor degree in computer science or related field (or equivalent experience)
4+ years experience writing tests in at least one programming language: java (preferred) and/or python, node.js, c, c++
Experience establishing automation frameworks
Experience with agile development experiences
Exposure to behaviour driven development and experience in programming and testing.
The ability to recognize risks and errors in an application.
Passion for creating the best user experience for the customer
Knowledge of full life-cycle software engineering practices including coding standards, testing, source control management, and operations
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Knowledge of test methodologies and their corresponding tools
What we offer
Remote work accommodation
Investment into your professional and personal growth
An informal atmosphere
Great work/life balance
Unlimited pto with manager approval
Personal development time to research anything that may be beneficial to the company or your own personal growth
Encouragement and support to contribute to open source projects used anywhere in our business
By connecting clients to audiences, we fuel the media industry with the most accurate understanding of what people listen to and watchTo discover what audiences love, we measure across all channels and platforms—from podcasts to streaming tv to social mediaAnd when companies and advertisers are truly connected to their audiences, they can see the most important opportunities and accelerate growth.
Do you want to move the industry forward with nielsen? our people are the driving forceYour thoughts, ideas and expertise can propel us forwardWhether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and take actionOur team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgroundsYou’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their workCome be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!
Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforceWe are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action-employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Job type: regular
Primary location: new york,new york
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