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Software Engineer in Test

Hamilton Porter LLC - Carlsbad, CA

Hamilton Porter is a boutique technical recruiting firm that partners with a variety of companies ranging from up and coming startups to reputable Fortune 500's.

Location: Blocks from the beach in beautiful Carlsbad San Diego, we pride ourselves on working out of a beautiful new office building, with plenty of personal space, and an unbeatable office culture. Work with and surround yourself with a fantastic crowd of motivated, awesome, down to earth folks. In Covid we are offering remote flexibility but overall we still run largely an onsite culture. Relocation assistance is offered, if you aren't local but want to move to Sunny Southern California check us out!

Our Client is a series B profitable start-up that has closed over $28 Million in investor funding. Last year the company estimated a profit close to $100 Million and continues to strategically expand in size and success due to their revolutionary logistics platform. At about 150 in company size, the technology powerhouse, prides themselves on continuing to make huge advancements in the logistics space. As the Software Engineer in Test, you would be joining a talented Engineering Division regularly launching innovative and reliable products designed for both B2B and B2C audiences. This is not your standard QA Engineering position, we are looking for talented Engineers well versed in Javascript and showcasing test automation experience. The goal in this role is to increase test coverage through automation, enhancing our test automation framework while building news tools as we are always looking for ways to maximize product efficiency and continuous coverage. Join an agile environment and help develop and execute automated web and mobile app tests to ensure product quality.


  • Provide expert level test automation to expand overall test coverage across the all application solutions (UI, Web Services, and DB)
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to teammates in the process of evaluating, scoping and designing implementation strategy
  • Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Chance to grow into a lead position where you can mentor junior engineers, new team members and apply technical expertise to challenging programming and design problems relating to quality engineering
  • Conduct test case and code reviews to ensure scenarios accurately capture business functionality
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate automated testing activities
  • Design, develop, and execute automation scripts
  • Identify and evangelize tools that will scale with our team as we grow
  • Work with internal teams (e.g. QA analysts, developers and product managers) to identify system & product requirements
  • Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine required automation improvements and modifications


  • 5+ years experience writing and executing detailed test cases, test plans and test design documents
  • 2+ years hands-on experience implementing an automation framework of front-end, back-end, and REST API services\applications.
  • Previous experience in Javascript.
  • Experience in leading test automation practices for Agile and DevOps teams across an agile environment
  • Experience and strong understanding of automation tools such as Cypress
  • Experience with tools such as JIRA, Confluence, to log bugs and test results.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

We Offer:

  • Competitive salary plus equity in an already profitable start-up
  • Amazing team environment with empowering culture, every employee matters and adds to our mission to be customer obsessed and everyday impactful and innovative. We value a culture of continuous learning and collaborative problem solving in a fun and technically innovative way.
  • Remote flexibility with intent to still work in the Carlsbad office a couple times a week
  • Great benefits package with flexible PTO designed to promote travel and family time while offering a lot of other fun company perks!
  • Opportunity to work for a company that invests heavily in their technology which means work with cutting edge technology and supporting a robust Data Analytics platform and product offering.
  • We are proud to be making huge advancements in improving the logistics industry, which even in Covid times proves to be a hugely profitable and rapidly expanding industry.

Apply today, or send resumes directly to: Courtney@Hamilton-Porter.com

Posted On: Monday, November 9, 2020
Compensation: $110,000 - $130,000

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