Software Quality Engineer - Cloud

Smartthings Minneapolis , MN 55415

Posted 3 months ago

Did your things make you go "wow" today? At SmartThings, we are dedicated to making every home a Smart Home - and as the IoT platform of Samsung, with millions of users and connected devices, we are well on our way. We strive to create an easy-to-use, secure, and above all intelligent IoT solution for the home that delights our customers. Our fun, intelligent, and creative teams need your help to make our things a little more connected, and a lot smarter.

SmartThings has an amazing opportunity for an experienced Quality Assurance Engineer to work on a new project, focusing on API testing. As a member of our SQE team, they will have a key role in defining and implementing QA process and best practices. Along with the rest of the team, he or she will determine and execute the appropriate testing strategy for each deliverable; prioritize and plan quality control activities across a large project, and report on product quality regularly. The SQE will also be responsible for risk assessment for each release and contribute to bug reporting and triage. The ideal candidate will possess an acute attention to detail and experience in diagnosing, reporting, tracking and resolving issues in a rapid-paced environment. Ability to tackle multiple projects simultaneously is essential.


  • At least 5+ years of hands-on industrial quality assurance (SQE) experience in SDLC

  • Experience working with engineering and product management to review requirements and develop test plans

  • Experience with test automation tools and libraries such as TestNG, HtmlUnit, JMeter

  • Experience with REST API and Service testing

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Self-motivation, and detail oriented

  • Great team player in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Coding or scripting experience

  • Ability to lead projects that are not fully defined and influence direction as appropriate

  • Proactively identify areas for improvements. Strategy within team area, and clearly communicate action plans across teams.

  • Mentor other engineers and lead technical onboarding

  • Ability to work within established infrastructure and quickly become familiar

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience with test automation development

  • Good Java programming and debugging skills

  • Comfortable with Jira, Jenkins and test case management tools

  • Great sense of time and priority management

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related field

For the Home IoT and MFU initiative- On Home IoT we do not own any of the UI testing just the backend. They will be doing the api testing and working with the devs. The work will be picking up in July. This position will be reporting to Kia. Soap, performance testing and knows how to test API's.

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