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Synchrony Manual QA Tester, Loop Commerce in SHAWNEE MISSION, Kansas

Job Description:

This position is remote, where you have the option to work from home. On occasion we may request for you to commute to our nearest office for in person engagement activities such as team meetings, training and culture events. We’re proud to offer you choice and flexibility.

About Loop Commerce

“Acquired by Synchrony in June 2018, Loop Commerce is a transformative force in the $400 billion Gift-Commerce category. The Menlo Park, CA company helps leading brands and retailers like Banana Republic, Target, Saks Fifth Avenue and Neiman Marcus to eliminate the traditional obstacles their customers face when trying to purchase items as gifts. Among its many offerings, Loop Commerce's patented GiftNow® service integrates seamlessly into retailers' stores to offer gift givers enhanced choices at check out, and gives gift recipients options such as changing the size or color of an item before it ships to allow more confident, faster purchase decisions for shoppers and less hassle for recipients. Loop’s GiftNow is fast growing to become the ubiquitous consumer brand and gifting service, implemented and driven by these leading retailers. On the momentum of GiftNow's success, Loop Commerce has recently expanded with its Gift360™ suite of products, to drive further value to retailers and consumers alike, redefining how people buy and receive gifts across the digital and physical worlds. Additionally, ecosystem partners in payments, ad-tech, logistics, social and loyalty and benefiting much from Loop’s technology, capabilities and vast network of leading retailers, and now partnering with Loop to enhance their own businesses.

Loop Commerce and GiftNow have been profiled by numerous news organizations including CNBC, CBS, USA Today, Chain Store Age and Forbes, as changing the game for commerce as it relates to shopping others, and leading the category that is now defined as g-commerce (gift-commerce). The company has also been well recognized in 2016 as the best tech startup in Silicon Valley, and in 2017 was awarded the most innovative company in fintech and commerce. Loop Commerce defines its vibrant culture as being a family-like and fun-loving atmosphere, agile, and focused on defining the leading edge of something meaningful for millions of people. And now, while maintaining it’s start-up culture and fast-pace innovation, Loop has the backing and support of Synchrony to fuel and accelerate its growth and success”.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop robust, intuitive, and scalable test automation tools.

  • Design comprehensive testing scenarios to reveal critical bugs.

  • Design automated tests to validate Frontend and Backend, including APIs, database, SDK

  • Perform automated testing in Agile software development environment

  • Collaborate with QA, Product, UX, and Engineering through requirements, design, and implementation stages

  • Troubleshoot test failures and resolve test script/infrastructure issues

  • Set up and maintain test plans in CI CD tools

  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Related technical field

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Java development and QA methodologies

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience with UI test automation using Selenium WebDriver and Appium, including cross browser/device testing

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience with API test automation using home-grown/open-source technologies, such as, RestAssured

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience with test frameworks, such as, JUnit, Cucumber, Serenity BDD

  • Knowledge of web technologies such as HTTP, HTML, REST, JSON, AJAX, JavaScript, etc.

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience with CI/CD tools, such as, Bamboo/Jenkins

  • A minimum of 1 year experience in SQL, preferably, MySQL

Desired Characteristics:

  • Master s degree

  • Start-up experience

  • Strong analytical skills ability to understand the constraints of a design problem and identify the tradeoffs

  • Proven ability to effectively lead and mentor team members

  • Outstanding communications, relationship building, and collaboration skills.

  • Proven ability to partner and communicate effectively with all levels of the organization

Eligibility Requirements:

  • You must be 18 years or older

  • You must have a high school diploma or equivalent

  • You must be willing to take a drug test, submit to a background investigation and submit fingerprints as part of the onboarding process

  • You must be able to satisfy the requirements of Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

  • New hires (Level 4-7) must have 9 months of continuous service with the company before they are eligible to post on other roles. Once this new hire time in position requirement is met, the associate will have a minimum 6 months’ time in position before they can post for future non-exempt roles. Employees, level 8 or greater, must have at least 24 months’ time in position before they can post. All internal employees must have at least a “consistently meets expectations” performance rating and have approval from your manager to post (or the approval of your manager and HR if you don’t meet the time in position or performance requirement).

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Reasonable Accommodation Notice:

  • Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

  • If you need special accommodations, please call our Career Support Line so that we can discuss your specific situation. We can be reached at 1-866-301-5627. Representatives are available from 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday, Central Standard Time.

The salary range for this position is 75,000.00 - 150,000.00 USD Annual

Salaries are adjusted according to market in CA and Metro NY and some positions are bonus eligible.

Grade/Level: 11

Job Family Group:

Information Technology

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