SDET, Backend

Job Number: R50025316

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Technology

Location Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: Los Angeles, California

Job Posting Date: April 16, 2024

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Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News Media, FOX Sports, FOX Entertainment, FOX Television Stations and Tubi Media Group. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.


At Fox Tech, we stand as a beacon of innovation, crafting world-class, large scale digital products that redefine the entertainment experience. We're on the lookout for visionary individuals to join our pioneering team, tasked with shaping the future of streaming products. Now is your chance to be part of creating and delivering extraordinary digital experiences spanning Sports and Entertainment.

As a key member of our team, you'll drive innovation and significantly contribute to our mission of pioneering the next generation of streaming products. Your opportunity to create unparalleled fan experiences for these iconic sports events is here. Our current advanced digital solutions, accessed by millions across web, mobile, and living room devices, signify just the start of our ambitious journey.


Fox’s Quality Assurance SDET engineers are in charge of ensuring the highest quality release of our products. This role is mainly focused on building the automation framework for the project and deciding the best end to end testing strategies for the product. The goal for this role is to increase automation test coverage so we can perform quick regression testing prior to each release. You will be working in an agile team, responsible for performing various Quality Engineering functions, including designing test plans, bug reporting and tools development.


  • Have Ownership. You feel ownership over everything you ship. You'd never call code "done" until you’re confident it’s correct.

  • Passion. You pride yourself on efficient monitoring, strong documentation, and proper test coverage. You are excited to work with a modern technology stack, but you have demonstrable experience with a diverse pool of technologies

  • Be a team player. You believe that you can achieve more on a team—that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. You rely on others' candid feedback for continuous improvement

  • Have an ability to make an impact. You seek new methods and tools to make great applications faster and better, both on the front-end and back-end

  • Never stop Learning. Exposure to latest & great technologies

  • Be proactive. Discuss and make suggestions for process improvement on how to do things more efficiently

  • Collaborate. Partner with a diverse group of professionals with different skills & disciplines across the organization to achieve a common goal


  • Create, maintain, and execute test plans and test cases against our software platforms and applications in the cloud, server, desktop and mobile environments.

  • Analyze and communicate test results and defect tracking

  • Execute white box, black box and manual testing

  • Participate in day-to-day team activities as part of an Agile team

  • Engage in cross functional integration testing within technology teams and with third parties

  • Engage in requirements elaboration and clarification with product owner

  • Enhance and extend the automation library

  • Provide the testing estimates to the team

  • Share the testing practices with the team

  • Technical ownership of software testing infrastructure and improving product quality

  • Take responsibility for monitoring product development and usage at all levels with an eye toward improving product quality

  • Work on automation testing for all existing systems

  • Support all production releases per sprint

  • Research, develop and/or recommend tools to assist the team

  • Working independently, estimating, prioritizing, planning and coordinating quality testing activities with different teams

  • Continuously identify risks and solutions to improve team processes and product’s quality


  • B.S. degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • QA automation experience using industry standard testing tools

  • Expertise with hands-on scripting/coding experience in any automation testing tools such as Mocha/Chai and Postman

  • Experience testing and automating secure REST APIs, knowledge of Microservices

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

  • Experience with Git and CI tools such as GHA

  • Experience with test plan management tool such as Testrail

  • Excellent communication, both verbal and written

  • Experience with cloud technologies (AWS preferred)

  • Experience on tools like Splunk or Datadog

  • Experience working with subscription or payment system

  • Experience in JavaScript  is preferred 



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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.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands. 

Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $75,000.00-119,000.00 annually for California. This role is also eligible for an annual discretionary bonus, various benefits, including medical/dental/vision, insurance, a 401(k) plan, paid time off, and other benefits in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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