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Senior Test Engineer, Video Streaming - REMOTE

9546

Burbank, CA, US, 91505

Technology
Burbank
Full-Time

Paramount+, a division of ViacomCBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 250 million people visiting its properties each month, it is a top 10 Web property globally and a top 5 Web property in the U.S. in terms of unique video viewers. Our portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like Technology, Entertainment, Sports, News and Gaming!

 

Overview & Responsibilities:
The Video QA team is responsible for supporting the architecture and delivery of VOD and Live content streamed across over 18 platforms. Video Quality Assurance is an extremely important aspect of the team’s success. This role will collaborate with multiple teams to deliver the best possible product. This role will be responsible for video testing across multiple platforms and projects, including regression testing, smoke testing, and ad-hoc testing. We are looking for someone who is experienced with agile scrum methodology and can be an active participant in all scrum ceremonies. In addition to being a representative from the Video QA team, you will work closely with Product Management and Engineering. This role requires going beyond running test cases, as it will be responsible for ensuring the requirements of the Video Engineering team are being met. As a Senior Test Engineer, Video Streaming you will apply consumer applications testing expertise. You will join the team of hands-on, proactive, self-motivated, and seasoned SQA professionals. 
 
Responsibilities: 

  • Understand requirements and create test plans / test cases for new features and execute tests. 
  • Test video players and other related projects.
  • Test video quality and playback across various platforms, including RokuTV, iOS, tvOS, Android, and GoogleTV devices etc. 
  • Find, isolate, document, regression test and track defects through resolution. 
  • Interpret and report testing results and be a vocal proponent of quality in every phase of the development process. 
  • Represent the QA team in project/product/status meetings. 
  • Manage test results and reports. 
  • Develop scripts and tools to execute test cases.

 
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or other related quantitative disciplines.
  • 8+ years of experience in software quality assurance in an Agile environment. 
  • At least 2+ years of experience in a test lead role.
  • Industry experience and successful track record in video application and video playback testing on SmartTV, RokuTV, gaming consoles (PlayStation, xBox) and Set Top Boxes.
  • Hands-on experience in video test automation using Python, Java, ffmpeg, and Computervision.
  • Industry experience in video streaming technologies: Audio Video codecs plus at least two of the following: HLS, DASH, DRM, DAI.
  • Industry experience in Live Tv, Video on Demand (VOD) and cloud DVR video streaming workflows. 
  • Experience with tools such as Charles Proxy, Fiddler, Jira, Confluence and TestRail. 
  • Strong understanding of testing methodologies, test practices and terminologies. 
  • Knowledge of Samsung Tizen Studio, LG TV webOS IDE(R) and Chrome debugger. 
  • Experience in automation testing using object-oriented programming languages (Python, Java). 
  • Experience in HTML-based web applications and API/UI integration testing. 

 
Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with iOS, tvOS, AndroidTV, Android Studio, xCode, TestFlight.
  • Experience with Digital Media and Entertainment directly to consumer businesses.
  • Experience with Content Distribution Network (CDN).
  • Experience with Video Publishing tools. 
  • Experience with Content Management System (CMS).
  • Graduate degree in Computer Science or other related quantitative disciplines.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. 

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ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet

 

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

 

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