QA Whitebox - RestAPI Tester (Contract to Hire)

Location: Mountain View, CA

Department: Ground Software

Type: Contracted to Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

About Us: 

Skybox Imaging empowers global businesses to make better decisions with timely, high fidelity imagery and infinite analytics. By combining the power of web technologies and a constellation of high-resolution imaging satellites, Skybox is generating a unique data source describing daily global activity with timely, accessible, sub-meter color imagery and high definition video of the Earth. Founded in 2009, Skybox Imaging is backed by leading venture firms and comprised of internet and aerospace professionals. 

For more information, read about the Skybox story in Wired, watch a talk by the founders at Stanford, and see images and video taken by SkySat-1 on the Skybox gallery.

About the role:

Skybox Imaging is looking for a contract Software QA Engineer with distributed systems experience. You will be inspecting databases, code and data dictionaries and conducting integration tests. You will work very closely with a team of development engineers.  You will be using a test data generator and playback loop as well as creating test data for modules and sub-systems. You must have excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Skills and Experience:

  • At least 5 years of QA experience
  • **Must** have extensive experience working with RestAPIs
  • **Must** have extensive Java & Python coding Skills
  • **Must** have unit/white box testing testing experience on distrubuted systems
  • Experience building & maintaining automation framework
  • Must be very proficient in SQL, HTML JSON & JavaScript
  • Experience with *Selenium* is a strong plus
  • Experience in Agile development environment closely with developers
  • Experience writing Test Cases
  • Linux Experience

Must be US citizen or Permanent Resident.

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Please - No recruiting agencies, and no phone calls.

Benefits and Perks:

• Flexible vacation policy.
• Fun team activities. Bring your family too!
• Catered lunch and dinner.
• Up to 100% coverage of health, dental, and vision benefits.
• Fully stocked kitchen with snacks and drinks.

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