Quality Engineer

Date:  15 Sep 2023
Location:  Englewood
State:  NJ
Country:  US
Company:  LTTS

NBC News Digital Quality & Performance engineering team is looking for an expert on test tools, test process with solid understanding of news media & mobile apps technology. In this role, you will have an opportunity to partner with product & engineering teams to own end to end user experience.

Title: Quality Engineer

Location: 30 Rock, New York City (Hybrid)


  • Provide high-level test effort estimate.
  • Create detailed and well-structured test plans and test cases.
  • Set up a test harness to test functionality.
  • Automation feasibility study, development & maintenance of API, functional, integration and load/performance scripts across platforms
  • Build, deploy application & conduct manual and automated testing as per defined process
  • Report and follow up of defects found until closure
  • Analyze logs in order to understand the root causes of issues
  • Participate in agile - standups, planning sessions and retrospectives
  • Perform automated nightly application regression & performance test
  • Functional/Integration/Production testing by leveraging CI/CD Pipeline
  • Work both independently and in close collaboration with others in the team and across the business to achieve quality & performance engineering goals
  • Bring the quality consciousness, test leadership and customer advocacy
  • Create and maintain HOWTOs and other materials for quality & performance engineering team
  • Knowledge Management/Retention - Cross training & documentation
  • Actively coach/mentor quality engineers
  • Publish KPIs & metrics, ensure process compliance
  • Onsite - Offshore co-ordination, as required

Minimum Requirements

  • B.S degree or higher in computer science or related education
  • 5+ yrs. of experience in software engineering - QE testing
  • 3+ yrs. of experience in testing API/Webservices & data flows between API & front-end applications
  • Any Data Viz testing experience - testing charts/graphics in any platform
  • 3+ yrs. of experience in software engineering - QE automation
  • Must be proficient in Java
  • Must have experience implementing automation frameworks – (Selenium WebDriver/Appium/TestNG/Junit)
  • Must have experience with performance testing tools to measure server & client-side metrics
  • Any experience in software engineering – Security testing
  • Must have experience using Version control (GIT), SQL, CI/CD Tools (Jenkins), Build Tools (Maven, ANT, etc), Debugging Tools (Charles/Fiddler), Monitoring tools (New Relic), Agile Management Tool (JIRA), Test Management Tool (TestRail)
  • Any certification related to QE/Process/Automation/Performance Test/Security

Desired traits

Organized, analytical & methodical, process-driven, customer-centric, creative, problem-solver, purposeful, articulate, composed, empathetic, trusted, collaborative & passionate.