QA Automation Engineer (SDET) at Lucidworks
Raleigh, NC, US
About the Role

The Test Automation Team is responsible for maintaining and contributing to the test automation initiative and framework for validating our Fusion Product.  This includes working closely with teams across the engineering department to improve our QA efforts as we implement CI microservices and cloud native architecture.We’re looking for a seasoned engineer to automate testing for our distributed cloud native Search and AI Product.  Someone with a desire to constantly learn and understand testing challenges, analyze new product features and customer use cases.    
About You

You are scrappy and self driven, with strong coding and testing skills. You are energized by opportunities to automate everything, advocate for strong test engineering practices, and everything else that ensures a maintainable, quality product from the ground up.  You, like us, are passionate about using software to solve real world customer challenges. You have worked in distributed teams, leveraging strong communication skills across multiple collaboration platforms to maintain alignment across multiple time zones. 

You will:

    • Own test automation, end to end including improvements, centered around Cloud Native Microservices in a Kubernetes Environment.
    • Work on projects to continually build and improve the current Test Automation Framework and enhance current automation test coverage.
    • Partner with Product, Engineering and Testers to define product quality goals, design automation infrastructure focused on customer use cases, and identify and prioritize technical and functional needs of testing infrastructure

We're looking for:

      • 5+ years professional experience writing  automated tests (positive and negative) for Java Applications and API calls
      • Demonstrated experience in automation and testing tools such as Robot, Jenkins, and Docker
      • Strong development (product or automation)  experience coding with Python or Golang in a Kubernetes environment
      • Strong technical understanding of distributed systems
Nice to haves:
    • Knowledge of Search Tech (like Fusion)
    • Experience in Data Science/AI, UI automation, performance testing, Java programming
    • Experience with operational monitoring such as with Grafana and Kibana
    • Experience working with large scale cloud platform or application and/or experience with one of the public clouds (gcp, aws, azure) or openshift
Please note that at this time Lucidworks is unable to sponsor employment authorization (both new and transfer).
About Lucidworks
Lucidworks is leading digital transformation by fusing the power of search and artificial intelligence to create connected experiences for work, shopping, research and support.