Signal is the global leader in real-time people-based marketing. The Signal Platform offers one integrated tool to collect data from any offline or online source, create a persistent cross-channel identity graph, and match, onboard and segment rich audiences for always-on marketing and media activation. With the Signal Platform, brands and publishers have immediate knowledge of buyers, own their always-on cross-channel identity graph, and can simply and quickly engage consumers within minutes of recognition, while they are still in market. With Signal’s Platform, brands can reach known people at scale for increased conversions, better customer experiences, and improved customer loyalty.

Today, Signal’s technology runs on more than 45,000 digital properties in 158 countries. The platform facilitates billions of data requests monthly, supporting top brands around the world that generate more than $1.5 trillion in commerce, including Allstate, Audi, Crate & Barrel, JetBlue Airways, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, and many more.

Senior Software Engineer, Test at Signal

Signal is looking for a brainy, inventive and detail-obsessed Test Engineer. Our future Signalite lives and breathes automated testing (freeing us to do what we do best) and wants to make a huge impact on Signal’s products. 

As our Test Engineer, you will be part of a team dedicated to overall testing concerns for Signal. This includes but is not limited to our CI and automated testing infrastructure. You’ll work closely with our support, engineering, and product management teams to figure out how each engineering team should test their systems.

 

So, what would you be doing?

  • You’ll be using your testing expertise to promote better software design, and improve engineering practice, testability, accessibility and other advanced testing concepts across Signal products. This means you will:
  • Work with product and development on new features so that you understand testing requirements
  • Build and manage a continuous integration system that tests Signal products, ensuring they function together properly and data is persisted/delivered accurately
  • Focused testing on high-profile, business-critical applications that are embedded in our clients’ sites
  • Interrogate log files when there are issues to help identify the source of the problem
  • Create tools so developers can test their own code
  • Organize testing plans for general applications testing as well as for the targeted release of specific features
  • Collaborate. You'll be working with everyone—engineering team, product management, internal stakeholders, and senior management—to innovate and get stuff done
  • Participate in engineering guilds, Hack Weeks, Shark Weeks, demo days. Have fun and experience life at a growing tech company

What do we need from you?

  • You have worked on collaborative engineering teams
  • Experience with test driven development. You also love to work with an engineering team to automate testing and then create tools so the team can test their own code
  • Experience with testing RESTful Web Services
  • Expert with unit testing frameworks (NUnit, JUnit, xUnit, or similar)
  • Advanced experience with test automation tools (Selenium Webdriver, Appium, Espresso, MSTest, Coded UI, Cucumber, FitNesse, Testium)
  • Hands on experience with web technologies (HTML, JavaScript, AJAX, CSS, jQuery)
  • You should have knowledge of Object Oriented Programming, Web Service testing, Front-End UI automation and have built a Test Automation framework yourself. 
  • Experience with Kafka is a plus
  • Ability to write SQL queries as well as stored procedures and perform back-end testing
  • You are organized. You are able to meet and keep track of tight deadlines with lots of moving parts, yet still have presence of mind to have fun along the way
  • You know how to get things done. You possess a keen sense of urgency and the ability to prioritize problems, and analyze and resolve issues
  • Sense of curiosity and desire to always be learning

Outside the obviousness of the job, like all Signalites you fall in love with new ideas, can’t stop learning, and are a pretty nice person on top of all of it. You get that even the most fun kind of work is work, consider putting in the hours an obvious necessity, and easily deal with change. You think well beyond what’s asked of you, live and breathe the minutiae of the work.

What’s in it for you: 

You will work with others who value culture and treating one another like adults. To support this we offer a competitive salary/bonus with great benefits, like: unlimited PTO, 401k, laptop benefit, health/dental/vision, STD/LTD, snacks, parental leave, Hack Weeks, great colleagues.

 

How to apply:

Interested? Well, send your resume via the link below. The company and team we’re building is important to us, so include a note explaining what you’ve been doing and why you’d make a great addition to our team. Be yourself. We will only respond to people who meet qualifications and on whom we develop a professional crush.

 

About us: 

Signal is a global leader in real-time, people-based marketing technology. With one platform, Signal’s integrated technology combines data collection, persistent identification, data onboarding and media activation for real-time cross-channel engagement. By leveraging Signal’s platform, brands and publishers gain immediate knowledge of buyers, access to high quality audiences and a simplified activation process to engage consumers within minutes of recognition.

Today, Signal’s technology runs on more than 45,000 digital properties in 158 countries. The platform facilitates billions of data requests monthly, supporting top brands around the world that generate more than $1.5 trillion in commerce, including Allstate, Audi, Crate & Barrel, JetBlue Airways, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, and many more.

Signal has been recognized with numerous awards and honors, including being named one of the fastest growing companies on the 2015 and 2016 Inc. 500 lists. Visit www.signal.co to learn more and follow Signal. 

 

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Information

Individuals seeking employment at Signal are considered without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or veteran status.

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Culture
Here's some fun links to learn more about life at Signal: https://www.signal.co/blog/bring-your-parents-to-work-day/ https://www.signal.co/blog/every-hack-counts-signal/ https://www.signal.co/blog/halloween-2016/
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We pay well. It's important.
We encourage conference participation (presenting, too).
Heath, Dental, STD, LTD.
Hackweeks, Shark Weeks. Collaborative place.
We offer parental leave and get that you want to see your kids grow up
We have a shiny new gym in our building & a bike room.
We do not track or limit PTO. Time off is important.
Food, drinks. Good coffee
Our culture club facilitates something for everyone - Book club. Supper club. Computer Science club. Trivia Nights. And even a summer volleyball team.

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