Globoforce, Inc.

  • Senior QA Automation Engineer

    Job Locations
    Information Technology
    Permanent Full-Time
  • The Opportunity

    • You will work with our Agile teams including Development/ Product/ UX/UI/ Support/DevOps on our award-winning social recognition products
    • You will be join a highly experienced and supportive QA team, responsible for developing test strategy and test cases as part of the Workhuman product development team.
    • Workhuman work with many of the most global, complex organizations in the world, serving all employees across all industries. Our award-winning SaaS platform creates an easy-to-use, frictionless way for employees to connect and reward each other – with access to the most expansive e-commerce platform in the entire industry.

    Technical Stack:

    • Java, Selenium WebDriver (Java), TestNG, UNIX/Linux scripting, Web Services test frameworks, DBFit, XML, JSON and SQL

    Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications

    Here's just some of what you will be doing;

    • Develop testing strategy and test cases as part of a product development team.
    • Initiate, develop and maintain automation framework and framework enhancements.
    • Investigate and apply  new tools to the current test framework.
    • Develop and maintain Automated test scripts for Functional & Non-Functional scenarios.
    • Trace exceptions in test failures using debugging and Linux server logs.
    • Work very closely with QAs and developers to review functional automation test coverage to ensure QA goals are met.
    • Log and take ownership of defects found, produce reports, analysis trends of the defects found.
    • Communicate test results, metrics and risk assessments to the project stakeholders.
    • Constantly review/suggest new approaches in measuring code test coverage.
    • Maintain existing and create new Test Cases in test repository.
    • Be self-motivated and manage time spend across work day to creating new features, updating old features, investigating failing tests and server deployment issues.
    • Participate in major release regression activities.


    Required Skills and experience:

    • 4+ years’ experience testing online services / Internet-based systems, in an Agile environment.
    • Strong Java experience using Object-oriented programming paradigm.
    • Experience in Spring core (mandatory)
    • Experience in Spring data access & spring boot (desirable but not essential) 
    • Experience of interface development with Web Services.
    • Multi-Browser and server-side test automation using TestNG, WebDriver, UniREST, DBFit.
    • Experience in creating well-defined test frameworks using patterns like POM, DRY and Spring boot.
    • Experience developing and executing automated test suites using CI tools like TeamCity or Jenkins.
    • Experience diagnosing, reporting, tracking and resolving quality issues.
    • Experience in RDBMS.
    • Good knowledge of UNIX or Linux and able to write bash scripts.
    • Expertise with JUnit, Mock, Stub and/or other testing frameworks.

    Nice to have:

    • Experience with Selenium Grid, Jenkins, Docker, Docker registry, Ansible, AWS stack(s3,ec2,rds), Terraform, Spring IoC. 
    • Knowledge of eCommerce platforms
    • eCommerce business knowledge

    Education and Qualifications:

    • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or another related field. Or equivalent work experience
    • ISTQB Certification in automation isantage

    The Company

    Workhuman® is the world’s fastest-growing integrated Social Recognition® and continuous performance management platform. Our human applications are shaping the future of work by helping organizations connect culture to shared purpose. With a consistent stream of gratitude fueling unparalleled, provocative workplace data and human insights, Workhuman® Cloud is a critical software engine for global companies seeking to motivate and empower their people to do the best work of their lives. Workhuman (formerly known as Globoforce) was founded in 1999 and is co-headquartered in Framingham, Mass., and Dublin, Ireland.


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