Senior Automation Engineer

Job Number: R50013399

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Engineering, Product Management / User Experience / Content, Technology

Location: New York, New York;   •   Remote **

Job Posting Date: May 3, 2021

**Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas--specific questions about virtual/remote positions can be discussed during the interview process with your recruiter.

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the recently announced AVOD platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 19 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Our Product & Technology, Fox News & Fox Business digital team is looking for a Senior Automation Engineer to join the team. You will be responsible for building automation from the ground up including identifying opportunities and implementing solutions, architecture, build changes, and maintaining test automation frameworks for our mobile apps to support our digital infrastructure as part of our continuous integration and deployment in Azure pipelines. You will have the opportunity to work closely with various internal and external teams and assist in QA planning and execution of automation responsibilities.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design and implement a continuous software quality improvement program

  • Lead and influence the direction of the automation testing effort

  • Research and build out automated mobile frameworks from the ground up that are compatible with Azure pipelines

  • Create test scripts that support functional and analytics related test cases

  • Create and maintain test scripts for production fixes

  • Maintain test scripts for new features

  • Create and maintain QA related documentation repository

  • Interact with the development team to help implement optimized, re-usable, and scalable test automation

  • Train, mentor, document, and provide guidelines and best practices for automation

  • Assist the team with manual QA testing as needed

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 4+ years of experience as an automation engineer or developer

  • 7+ years of QA and test automation experience

  • Experience with source control systems like GitHub

  • Experience with Azure DevOps Infrastructure

  • Experience with testing tools and frameworks, such as Selenium, Cypress, Jenkins, CircleCI

  • Proficiency with testing frameworks and tools

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Experience in QA (Charles proxy) testing web, mobile OTT platforms

ABOUT YOU

  • Possess a fundamental understanding of publisher-side ad tagging and video tracking measurement

  • Able to follow and interpret instructions with a positive attitude

  • A self-starter that can learn a workflow quickly and execute results

  • Possess strong quality assurance experience for web and OTT devices.

  • A self-starter that can operate with minimal supervision

  • Able to remain a professional in all situations

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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