Full-Time

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Posted on 5/10/2024

KAYAK

KAYAK

1,001-5,000 employees

Travel search engine for flights and hotels

AI & Machine Learning

Senior

Lafayette, KS, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Software Testing
Quality Assurance (QA)
Selenium
Requirements
  • Proven experience of 3+ years in software testing.
  • Demonstrable experience in creating and implementing comprehensive test plans and providing early feedback to the requirements.
  • Hands-on experience in exploratory testing techniques.
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes, including Agile and Kanban.
  • Knowledge and experience with web test automation tools like Selenium, WebdriverIO, Cypress, Playwright.
  • Solid understanding of bug lifecycle.
  • Proficiency in written and verbal/oral communication
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Strong teamwork skills with clear and timely communication, pro-activeness, and a sense of ownership for team results.
  • Continuous improvement mindset, able to work with your development team on process self-evaluation.
  • Time management and task prioritization skills.
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with development and product managers to identify, document, and analyze product quality requirements and acceptance criteria using best practice of early involvement.
  • Own testing process in your team, making sure testing is done on time and with good coverage.
  • Mentor and coordinate work of several other QA Engineers.
  • Plan and monitor the development, implementation, and execution of test automation in your area.
  • Assist with triaging defect backlogs to manage the backlog size well.
  • Identify high-priority issues using an array of production observability tools to ensure timely resolution.
  • Be the “voice of quality” in your team, suggesting process improvements throughout the development lifecycle.
  • Work on scheduled and unscheduled releases based on On-Call rotation.

KAYAK is a travel search engine that aggregates data from multiple sources to help users find flights, accommodations, rental cars, and vacation packages. The company utilizes tools like KAYAK Trips, Explore, Price Forecast, and ongoing app and A.I. advancements to streamline travel planning and management.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$2.2B

Headquarters

Stamford, Connecticut

Founded

2004

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

1%

Benefits

Wellness

Social Life

Education

Flexible Hours and Happier Days