Senior QA Automation Engineer

  • Location

    Palo Alto

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Circa $220,000

  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    AAJR 93487

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

If you are a Software Engineer with 5 or more years of professional, server-side Java engineering, and you have experience with scripting (Python, Bash, Groovy), and you’d like to transition from building a product to being a customer advocate engineer that promote customer satisfaction and revolutionize customer experience, please send us a resume for review.


  • Design, build and maintain Test Automation framework for a complex multi-cloud infrastructure (AWS and Google) for large enterprise customers
  • Create and execute test plans and report results, identify and report bugs
  • Coordinate testing efforts with team members and stakeholders
  • Advocate of test innovation and methodologies in the organization
  • Contribute to Symphony’s ongoing functional, regression, performance and resiliency testing efforts.
  • Understand and enhance our test automation frameworks and tools.
  • Maintain a high-quality bar in a complex and constantly evolving workspace.


  • 7 to 10 years professional software QA
  • 5 or more years of hands-on automation experience using Java
  • 3+ years scripting experience in one or more of the following languages - Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl
  • Strong experience in QA automation implementing Selenium, API and BDDs tests.
  • Experience defining and designing an automation plan for a high availability web & mobile software products
  • Experience in implementing testing for multi-tiered cloud-centric products
  • Worked in a fast-paced, dynamic and highly collaborative global environment
  • Passionate about automating all things and understand the importance of being a customer  advocate
  • Experience with GitHub or similar source code management tools
  • Advanced knowledge of development tools to troubleshoot web-based applications
  • Strong problem-solving skills and good understanding of the best practices and importance of
  • Test Automation processes
  • Worked in an Agile/Scrum environment supporting Cloud products
  • Nice to have:
    • Working experiences with CI/CD tools: Jenkins Pipeline and plugins, Artifactory, and Github.
    • Good understanding and some hands-on experiences with cloud computing platforms: AWS, Google Cloud, etc.
    • Experience testing microservices


Linux (Centos 7), Amazon AWS (EC2), Google Cloud, MongoDB / HBase, SaltStack, JavaScript, J2EE, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Tomcat, Hazelcast, Google PubSub


  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • 401(K) plan
  • Life and AD&D coverage
  • Short-term and long-term disability coverage
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account benefits
  • Unlimited vacation and sick time
  • Fully stocked kitchen and catered or reimbursed lunches
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Many other fun and exciting benefits and activities!


  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus Plan
  • Equity