Software QA Engineer

Position

KAYAK is looking for a bright, highly motivated individual to help design, develop and execute automation test scripts that will cover a variety of features across the KAYAK website. The ideal candidate will be a strong team player with great inter-personal skills, quality conscious, with solid development skills particularly in JAVA. If you thrive working in an exciting, fast paced, highly energized innovative environment – KAYAK is for you!

Responsibilities /Activities

  • Work with QA team to identify, prioritize, and document new areas for automation.
  • Work with automation team to design and develop automated test suites for KAYAK website using Selenium.
  • Help update and maintain existing automation scripts so that they can be run on every build.
  • Report and track issues found from the automation test suites.
  • Create and maintain utilities to help company see and understand results.

Required Skills

  • Solid JAVA skills with working knowledge of Selenium.
  • Excellent knowledge of Internet/Web technologies such as web browsers, http, and HTML.
  • Strong capacity for logical thinking, with the ability to dig deep and find the root cause of reported problems.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, where weekly releases are the norm and additional production updates are always a possibility.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

What KAYAK can offer you

  • No stupid meetings
  • 4 weeks vacation
  • Generous 401(k) matching
  • Awesome health, dental and vision insurance plans
  • Gym with showers and laundry
  • Game room, drinks, coffee, snacks, etc. in the office

About KAYAK

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