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Senior Software Test Engineer (Remote)

33080

New York, NY, US, 10036 New York, NY, US, 10036

Technology
New York
Full-Time

**This role is fully remote eligible**

 

Our Team

 

Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA, PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, Paramount's portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. Paramount delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, the company provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions.

 

Who we are looking for

 

Are you a hard-working software engineer with solid knowledge of software testing quality practices, a passion for scalability, reliability, and reusable code, and the ability to learn and embrace emerging concepts? This might be the role for you!

 

 

We're seeking a Senior Software Test engineer to run all aspects of testing across a large multiplatform environment. This person will partner with various teams (product, engineering, and quality) to develop processes and tools. This allows the organization to excel in its continuous software development initiatives. As code is being deployed multiple times daily, test coverage and automation are important in allowing the product team to deliver quickly to market while maintaining the high quality our consumers deserve across our many diverse platforms.

 

 

Day-to-day

 

This role will give you the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment supporting many products on varied release cycles and provide software testing support across apps and sites, implementing established testing strategies and standard processes

 

  • Testing: Perform load/performance testing, develop automated tests to validate product features, perform exploratory testing and regression testing where necessary

 

  • Maintenance: Help with the maintenance of testing framework for various types of testing (functional, load/performance, security) on multiple platforms (web, iOS/Android, emerging platforms)

 

  • Collaboration: Efficiently communicate complex or difficult information to technical and non-technical audiences, operate in an agile software delivery methodology focused on testing new features within an iteration, and provide near immediate feedback to engineers through test automation

 

 

Basic Qualifications

 

  • 5+ years or advanced knowledge of test automation frameworks (specifically object-oriented) and developing automated test scripts (web, mobile & OTT)

 

  • Strong software development, technical architecture, and object-oriented programming background

 

  • Experience with Java or Javascript, Unix/Linux, Version control systems (svn, git, stash), and Test tools (Selenium, Webdriver, Junit, TestNG, Appium, Cypress)

 

  • Proficiency with continuous development/build tools (Jenkins, Bamboo) and performance testing tools (jMeter, LoadRunner)

 

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or a related field

 

  • TDD and BDD experience

 

  • Online streaming video experience (web, mobile, and new technologies)

 

  • Proxy tools experience (Charles, Fiddler, Httpwatch)

 

  • Technical/working knowledge of information technology concepts, local and wide area networks, content delivery networks, database theory, and validated understanding of caching strategies

 

  • Web video playback, encoding, live stream, and similar concepts experience

 

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

 

At Paramount, 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. Paramount 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.

 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.paramount.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.


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