Software Engineer - Automation and Quality

  • Blockchain
  • 1700 Westlake Ave N Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
  • Aug 11, 2020

Job Description

Blockchain is the world's leading software platform for digital assets. Offering the largest production blockchain platform in the world, we share the passion to code, create, and ultimately build an open, accessible and fair financial future, one piece of software at a time.

Blockchain's engineering team is building technologies that are revolutionizing the financial services industry by empowering millions across the globe to authenticate and transact immediately and without costly intermediaries.

We are looking for a software engineer to join our growing engineering team, to create, iterate and maintain high-quality software that empower users all over the world. Ultimately, you should be able to adapt easily to meet the needs of our fast growth and the rapidly evolving crypto ecosystem.

Our engineering team is tackling some of the most interesting problems in the crypto space while rapidly and securely scaling a distributed platform that touches millions of people a day. We want you to join us!

This role is for the Quality Engineering team where you would be focused on developing automated tests and tooling to support our platform, front-end web and mobile teams in shipping high quality, robust software efficiently.

  • Build and maintain software to perform functional and performance testing of Blockchain software products and features.
  • Define, write and maintain end-to-end automated tests for back-end services APIs and front-end web and mobile applications.
  • Write and maintain automated test suites and cases.
  • Integrate automation software with continuous integration and deployment systems and central reporting dashboards.
  • Create and maintain software tools to assist web, services and mobile feature developers and manual testers with adhoc testing.
  • Collaborate with features developers on test automation hooks and instrumentation.
  • Provide and accept technical feedback on requirements for expanding test harness capabilities and participate with the implementation and testing of these features.
  • Research and advise on new and alternative tools, technologies and test automation approaches.

  • The foremost quality for this position or any position at Blockchain is integrity.
  • You should be able to adapt easily to meet the needs of our massive growth and rapidly evolving business environment.
  • You believe that you can achieve more on a team - that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
  • Strong software development background is essential and any of these skills are a bonus:
    • Knowledge of testing methodologies and best practices.
    • Experience with REST and WebSockets APIs.
    • Experience with distributed performance and loading test of services.
    • Experience with test automation frameworks, such as Mocha.
    • Node.js, JavaScript and/or Kotlin, Java.
    • Experience with automation tools such as Selenium and Appium.
    • Experience in defining and tracking quality assurance metrics such as defects, defect counts, test results and test status preferred

  • Amazing and accessible office location in the heart of London, San Francisco and New York.
  • Unlimited vacation policy; work hard and take time when you need it.
  • Apple equipment.
  • Full-time salary based on experience and meaningful equity in an industry-leading company.
  • London Benefits: Private Medical Insurance (BUPA), Dental, Pension, Life, Short Term & Long Term Disability.
  • New York & San Francisco Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Flexible Spending Account, Commuter, Life, Short Term & Long Term Disability.

  • Resume and/or CV and your LinkedIn profile.
  • Link to Github or Stackoverflow or links to past projects, a portfolio, or piece of work you're proud of­­. (if applicable)
  • Your favorite GIF.

When you apply to a job on this site, the personal data contained in your application will be collected by one or more of the following subsidiaries of Blockchain Luxembourg S.A (each, a "Controller"):
  • Blockchain Access UK Ltd.
  • Blockchain (GB) Limited
  • Blockchain (US), Inc.
  • Blockchain (LT), UAB

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