Liferay is a uniquely profitable open source software company with 850+ fiery-eyed employees scattered across the known world.
Our flagship product is Liferay Digital Experience Platform which companies like HP, Barclays, and Coach use to build great web experiences for their customers and employees.
Along with making cool software, we have a greater-than-profit vision that fuels us. We give employees 5 days paid off to volunteer at charities they’re excited about and we donate a portion of our profits to various charities around the world each year.
Oh, we’re also self-funded which gives us the freedom to work on whatever we think brings the most value to customers and communities in the long run.
About You and this Role
Liferay seeks an experienced Senior Test Engineer who can play a fundamental cross-functional role in assisting Product Teams meet and exceed quality expectations.
In a fast paced environment, Development teams are often pressed between the variables of scope, time, and quality - as a highly skilled and experienced Senior Test Engineer you will coach a team in navigating those challenges with aplomb.
Your excellence in risk analysis and mitigation approaches across the spectrum of Test Practice will give Product Managers and Developer Leads confidence in the development roadmap and every push upstream.
Developers and Testers alike will benefit from the coaching you will provide on improving testability of their code and efficacy of tests.
Your plans and actions are rooted in the mindset that Test Engineers are at their best when they are Quality Ambassadors and not gatekeepers.
The ideal candidate for the Senior Test Engineer role is able to adapt their extensive web application experience to complement diverse product teams, is as comfortable writing unit tests as they are coaching software and test engineers, and has a diverse tool set of techniques and technology experience to bring to bear in helping teams to test their products.