Associate Automation Engineer

Ref#: 36691
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:

CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet,, GameSpot,, Metacritic and Chowhound.

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Role Details:
As an Automation Engineer you will be responsible for creating a mobile automation framework for You will be responsible for testing and maintaining the software quality using automation testing. Our mission is to deliver best functionality and quality to our users in a rapidly changing environment.  

Your Day-to-Day: 
Develop scalable systems for automated testing of mobile web on Android/Iphones/Tablets.
Working closely with the Development and product team to Test tickets in Jira.
Managing and Updating the existing automation suite as new functionality is integrated.
Making sure new functionality is tested thoroughly and released safely in production.

Key Projects: 
  • You will be working towards integrating the Automation suite with Continuous Integration and delivery pipeline through tools like Bamboo/Jenkins
  • You will also be visualizing and running test scripts on real mobile devices to assure quality.
  • You will be closely working with the development team to understand the ongoing projects and participate in requirement analysis and testing.
  • You will also get exposure to some of our cloud based services that can be utilized and automated for faster delivery and deployments.
What you bring to the team:
You have -
  • At least 1+ years of experience as a test automation engineer.
  • Proven experience with Java a must; Selenium, and Appium desired.
  • Proficiency with test management tools such as Quality Center or Jira.
  • Understanding of web technologies such as HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • Master's or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.
You might also have -
  • 3+ years experience developing and building software automation systems.
  • 3+ years experience working with automated testing tools such as Selenium combined with Appium, TestNG. 
  • 3+ years experience in version control tools such as Git or SVN.
  • Strong technical knowledge of programming languages such as Java and/or C#.
  • Experience with cross-browser testing tools such as BrowserStack, Sauce Labs, EndTest, etc
  • Understanding of server and cloud computing technologies from providers such as AWS, GCP and/or Rackspace.
EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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