Globoforce, Inc.

  • QA Automation Engineer- 6 Month Day Rate Contract

    Job Locations
    Information Technology
  • The Opportunity

    This position involves working in an agile environment where we release frequently across our customer base.  You will be working on our SaaS based solution, building innovative Social Recognition solutions.  You will be helping us expand our product suite – launching a low-touch, subscription-based version of our world-leading social recognition to the marketplace. It’s an exciting new strategic direction and a high priority project for Workhuman. Learn more about our products here.

    We’re looking for a QA/Automation Engineer to join the team working on this.  While the primary need for this role is test automation, there will be times where help is needed with manual testing. 

    This role is for you if you get a kick out of collaborating on the delivery of high quality code, are driven to put forward new ideas and constantly seek out improvements. Active collaboration between team members and across teams is central to our success, bringing the very best technology features to life in an environment where people challenge each other, and have fun doing it.

    Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications


    The value you will deliver:

    • You will work with a distributed development team continuously delivering solutions that will enhance our SaaS platform capability
    • You will develop and execute testing strategy and test plans as part of a product development team.
    • You have an agile mindset, valuing respect, collaboration, continuous improvement and learning cycles, pride in ownership, focus on delivering value, flow and the ability to adapt to change
    • You will contribute to sprint planning & backlog refinement sessions, daily stand-ups and retrospectives with our technology teams (Dev, Automated QA, UX/UI, Product)
    • You will work with our DevOps and Architecture teams to move to a continuous deployment model


    The skills you will bring:

    • BS or MS Degree in Computer Science, Information technology or equivalent work experience
    • You have 3+ years working on enterprise applications with Java, OOP, JEE stack/Spring
    • You are familiar with multi-Browser and server-side test automation using TestNG, WebDriver, UniREST, DBFit.
    • You have experience in creating well-defined test frameworks using patterns like POM, DRY and Springboot
    • You are familiar with RESTful as an API design
    • You have good Database application development experience with SQL or NoSQL databases.
    • You are familiar with Linux and shell scripting
    • You have experience with git or other version control tools.
    • You like to collaborate openly with the team on shared items of work and communicate well in a team-oriented environment across locations
    • You share your knowledge and enjoy mentoring other team members
    • Any experience with the following technologies will be of benefit: Selenium Grid, Jenkins, Docker, Docker registry, Ansible, AWS stack(s3,ec2,rds), Terraform, Spring IoC. 

    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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