ViacomCBS SW Test Engineer Mgr, Revenue in West Hollywood, California
About The Brand
Pluto TV is the leading free streaming television service in America, delivering 100+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile, web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, lifestyle, and trending digital series. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Pluto TV has offices in New York, Silicon Valley, Chicago and Berlin. Pluto is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), a global content company with premier television, film and digital entertainment brands.
Overview and Responsibilities
At Pluto TV, we approach testing differently - we are testing, and breaking, code constantly, but we help rebuild it better. We are urgently hiring a Software Test Engineering Manager, focused on our Revenue Systems. You will be responsible for the quality of the ad insertion & advertising revenue systems that drive our business. This is a hands-on API testing & backend Java testing position, leading a team of 5. We partner with software developers to create and code tests concurrently with product development. You will build tools that help developers be more productive, write better code and test it themselves. Troubleshooting is an understatement; it's more like trouble forecasting. You will have the opportunity in a highly visible and critical role to influence decisions on new features to further enhance our revenue and how to provide better quality coverage for the applications supported.
Work in an Agile Software Delivery methodology highly focused on creating functional, performance and end-to-end tests based on requirements
Provide a risk assessment on the defects identified and set the correct priority and severity
Provide holistic assessment of quality based upon the existing implementation vs new feature development
Develop testing and defect remediation process
Mentoring Software Test Engineers on the following competencies:
Test Automation and STE Test Automation Standards
Use of STE Unified Test Framework
Application behavior and testing techniques
Test coverage for application(s) supported
Expert level REST API testing experience
5+ years of working experience developing test automation scripts specifically object-oriented frameworks (for Back-end Restful testing)
Expert level Java skills for automation testing
Experience testing and automation development of Advertising based systems at scale
3+ years of People Management experience with on-site and offshore teams
Knowledge of NoSQL Databases (Redshift, Snowflake)
AVOD / Streaming media experience is strongly preferred
4+ years of experience Functional Testing on Native Apps, OTT (Over-the-top), web platforms is a huge plus
Load Testing and/or Performance Testing is a plus
2+ years of testing experience in an Agile software development methodology & exposure to Jira
ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.
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Location : CityStateForPosting West Hollywood, CA
Job Locations US-CA-LOS ANGELES
Brand Pluto TV
Job Type Full-Time Staff
iCIMS ID 2019-12819