Full-Time

Lead QA Engineer

Posted on 5/7/2024

Shift5

Shift5

51-200 employees

Observability platform for onboard operational technology

Data & Analytics
Aerospace

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
UI/UX Design
Docker
Quality Assurance (QA)
REST APIs
Selenium
Development Operations (DevOps)
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • 8+ Years of experience in software QA and automated test development
  • Strong proficiency in creating automated tests against frontend applications and APIs
  • Experience leading a team of QA Engineers and instilling best practices
  • Experience working with software teams, demonstrating advanced skill in automated and manual testing
  • Deep understanding of QA Engineering practices and concepts
  • Demonstrated experience with REST API’s, CI/CD, automated UI test tooling (Selenium/Cypress/Playwright), Docker, Linux
  • US Citizenship
Responsibilities
  • Act as lead for a newly formed team of QA engineers
  • Write comprehensive test plans for new and existing features
  • Create regression test suites to ensure ongoing stability
  • Write automated tests against APIs and UIs (driven by Selenium, for example)
  • Work with our Platform Engineering (DevOps) team to integrate automated testing with our build pipelines
  • Execute manual functional and exploratory tests against the software stack
  • Be highly adaptable and able to learn new technologies quickly
  • Collaborative closely with Software Engineering and other adjacent teams

Shift5 offers an observability platform for onboard operational technology (OT), providing real-time data access and actionable analytics for aerospace, rail, and defense. The platform enables complete onboard data access and observability, supporting smarter, faster decisions and ensuring the security, availability, safety, resilience, and reliability of fleets and next-gen assets.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$105.5M

Headquarters

Arlington, Virginia

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

38%