We are looking for an experienced Software Development Engineer in Test to join Spotify. We are looking for a technical quality expert to work closely with our developers and testers to enable and encourage them to design and implement tests in an efficient way, by providing them with the right tools, frameworks, and guidance. We hope that you will help our development teams become empowered to iterate rapidly and deploy code several times each day, while remaining confident that test infrastructure will provide short feedback loops on issues introduced. We are looking for someone who's a strong enough developer to write feature code, strong enough tester to test just about anything, and a strong advocate for maintaining a high quality bar.
What you'll do
Partner with developers and test engineers to improve and automate test and release processes
Build and maintain tooling and infrastructure
Maintain test result reporting and visualization
Contribute to the team's effectiveness and efficiency through educating, supporting and setting an example of best SW development practices
Make testing an integral part of the development process
Communicate with product, design and technical stakeholders
Contribute to the long term vision and strategy in your domain of expertise
Who you are
You have 5+ years of full-time, professional experience in software development
You have advanced knowledge and experience of Java development
You have a passion for test infrastructure and CI/CD
You have experience with test frameworks, automation tools, static and dynamic code analysis
You have knowledge of CI systems to create builds, ideally TeamCity and/or Jenkins
You care about quality and you know what it means to ship high quality code
You have experience of working with other developers to ensure that systems are designed for reliability, performance and testability
You possess an agile mindset, are comfortable with constant changes and fast to adapt to them
You are a passionate mentor and teacher
You are curious about or already have a good understanding of the advertising business
You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what's playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be brilliant. So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It's in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world's most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 286 million users.