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Test Engineer III, Android Apps
Ref No.: 17-00800
Location: Sunnyvale, California
Position Type:Contract
Job title: Test Engineer III, Android Apps 
Location: SVL 
*Prescreening: - HM would like to see detailed test plans, how many bugs they filed, how many tests they wrote, etc. Please include this info at top of resume 

The Android Apps team builds apps that run great on Android for millions of users around the world. The team works on next-generation products across the Android product family at our client. As a member of our team, you will work closely with design, research, and engineering groups to test and release new Android app experiences. 

Position overview 
As a member of our team, you will lead all of our manual QA efforts. 

Top Responsibilities 
1. Create and manage detailed test plans and own execution of QA efforts. 
2. Execute test plans simulating a variety of real world scenarios on devices and emulators and file bugs when you see product defects. 
3. You will also be helping qualify and release different versions of our app to our internal and external users. 

Additional Responsibilities 
  • File bugs for product defects in our client's bug tracking tool, providing sufficient information, e.g., logs, crashdumps, screenshots etc. 
  • Plan, develop and deploy new test cases for Android apps and manage test plans 
  • Running tests on-schedule and on-demand with a high quality bar 
  • Work closely with the cross-functional team to ensure releases meet highest standards 
  • Streamline, standardize, and help release processes 
  • Managing a list of test devices (may include unreleased devices), some devices may need to be connected remotely. 

Required Skills 
  • BA/BS degree in an engineering field 
  • Min 2 years of current Android testing experience (Testing Consumer apps) with a good end to end understanding of software testing processes and bug tracking software (e.g., buganzier) 
  • Ability to run basic debugging tools, extract logs from Android devices etc. 
  • Experience at bigger tech companies (e.g. our client, Client, Facebook, Apple, etc.) - HM is looking for signals that this person has passed a "higher" hiring bar 

Nice to have 
  • Experience with Android test automation (UI Automator, Espresso etc.) 
  • Solution oriented - Out of box thinker 
  • Motivated and independent, ability to perform with minimal oversight in a dynamic team 
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple groups to meet deadlines 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills