New York, NY - United States of America
MTV is the leading global youth media brand in 180 countries, reaching 450 million households in nearly 30 different languages across every platform. MTV is the world's premier youth entertainment brand, the cultural home of the millennial generation and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects pop culture with award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, the internet and other platforms. A unit of Paramount Global, MTV operations span cable and mobile networks, live events, theatrical films and MTV Studios. Who we are looking for
Are you a hard-working software engineer with good knowledge of software testing quality practices, a passion for scalability, reliability, and reusable code, and the ability to embrace emerging concepts? This might be the role for you!
We're seeking a Software Test Engineer to run all aspects of testing across a large multiplatform environment. This person will partner with various teams (product, engineering, and quality) to develop processes and tools. This allows the organization to excel in its continuous software development initiatives. As code is being deployed multiple times daily, test coverage and automation are important in allowing the product team to deliver quickly to market while maintaining the high quality our consumers deserve across our many diverse platforms. Day-to-day
This role will give you the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment supporting many products on varied release cycles and provide software testing support across apps and sites, implementing established testing strategies and standard processes
Testing: Perform load/performance testing, develop automated tests to validate product features, perform exploratory testing and regression testing where necessary
Maintenance: Help with the maintenance of testing framework for various types of testing (functional, load/performance, security) on multiple platforms (web, iOS/Android, emerging platforms)
Collaboration: Efficiently communicate complex or difficult information to technical and non-technical audiences, operate in an agile software delivery methodology focused on testing new features within an iteration, and provide near immediate feedback to engineers through test automation Basic Qualifications
3+ years or equivalent level knowledge of test automation frameworks (specifically object-oriented) and developing automated test scripts (web, mobile & OTT)
Strong software development, technical architecture, and object-oriented programming background
Proficiency with continuous development/build tools (Jenkins, Bamboo) and performance testing tools (jMeter, LoadRunner)
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or a related field
TDD and BDD experience
Online streaming video experience (web, mobile, and new technologies)
Proxy tools experience (Charles, Fiddler, Httpwatch)
Technical/working knowledge of information technology concepts, local and wide area networks, content delivery networks, database theory, and validated understanding of caching strategies
Web video playback, encoding, live stream, and similar concepts experience
Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
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