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Automation Engineer

Date: Nov 21, 2020

Location: Denver, CO, US, 80209

Company: VIZIO, Inc.

Position Title: Automation Engineer/SDET


About the Role:

This is one of the first few hires in newly formed automation team at VIZIO where the primary responsibility would be to write/execute/build automation frameworks and run scripts against different layers of software via hardware components. Attention to detail and being imaginative/innovative/outside of box thinking are critical requirements of the role, as is a highly communicative, amicable, team focused and mature demeanor. We value talent, self-motivation, and team spirit. In turn, we provide an environment with a large degree of freedom, autonomy and growth opportunities.

What you will do:

  • Build robust and stable test automation frameworks from scratch
  • Perform validation and exploratory/manual test coverage and write automation scripts from those manual test cases
  • Integrate automated test suites in CI/CD pipeline (Jenkins)
  • Contributing to test automation infrastructure by writing and augmenting test scripts and/or test libraries
  • Develop automation scripts for device, middle layer platform, API based services/applications as well as end to end testing
  • Measure and report/document test coverage
  • Operate in a fast-paced start-up environment.
  • Provide training sessions to cross functional teams regarding automation test suites.

About You:

  • 5+ year working experience in object-oriented design methodology and testing (manual and automated.)
  • 3+ year experience with building test automation frameworks for devices or web-based applications.
  • BS/BA in Computer Science or similar field of study.
  • Excellent critical analysis skills.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working with Python/Java, REST API, Selenium WebDriver, Postman, SQL or any other similar tools and languages.
  • Experience testing projects written in Python, C, Java.
  • Experience with system integration testing, end-to-end testing, databases, CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with Linux OS and familiarity with commands.
  • Nice to have: AWS experience.


About VIZIO: 

We are Beautifully Simple.  

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and the #1 Sound Bar Brand in America. VIZIO's mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products with the latest innovations at a significant savings that we can pass along to our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart. 


VIZIO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 


We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We will not pay fees to any third-party agency, outside recruiter or firm without a mutually agreed-upon contract and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly. 



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