Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer in Test

Updated on 5/29/2024

Lyft

Lyft

10,001+ employees

Rideshare, bikeshare, and electric scooter services


Senior

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
Python
UI/UX Design
Espresso
Requirements
  • 5+ years of hands-on industry experience working on mobile/web platforms as an SDET, developer, or strong Automation Engineer
  • Proficiency in Swift+XCUITest or Kotlin+Jetpack Compose/Espresso for apps and tests on mobile platforms, as well as Python/Go for API tests
  • Experience in building automation frameworks and writing reliable, scalable, and reusable automated tests (including unit, component, snapshot, and integration tests)
  • Very good understanding of and ability to troubleshoot mobile testing ecosystems
  • Hands-on experience developing and documenting test plans and reporting bugs for complex features
  • Track record of improving efficiency, especially through automation, balancing short-term and long-term priorities
  • Nice to have: Deep knowledge of Accessibility guidelines and experience with evaluating accessibility in mobile and web applications
Responsibilities
  • Test complex mobile applications and APIs that reference database back-end systems
  • Collaborate with product teams to understand the testing needs, identify test scenarios, perform exploratory testing, and design test automation
  • Help establish automation roadmap and architecture based on technology and our needs
  • Improve our existing test automation frameworks and infrastructure and support engineers in writing automated tests
  • Maintain existing UI and API tests, monitor failures and report bugs
  • Build and maintain systems to monitor test stability and report stability issues back to engineers
  • Share knowledge by mentoring others, giving brown bags and tech talks, and promoting engineering and quality best practices

Lyft offers a flexible ride-sharing service that allows drivers to set their own schedules and earn on their own terms. The company utilizes shared rides, bikeshare systems, electric scooters, and public transit partnerships to promote transportation equity and offset carbon emissions.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$4.8B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

2%