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QA Automation Engineer

Austin, TX


Optii Solutions is a rapidly growing and innovative company focused exclusively on optimizing the rooms division function of hotels. Founded by hospitality professionals in 2006, Optii Solutions recognized the need for an improved approach to housekeeping – particularly where our clients are located in countries where labor is expensive or scarce. Our clients helped us to shape our applications, and they continue to be involved in the design and refinement of our solutions.

Our portfolio includes brands such as the InterContinental Hotel Group, Rydges, QT, Las Vegas Sands and more. Our technology plays a key role in our clients’ operations around the world. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Optii Solutions employs team members in offices across the US and Australia.

We are seeking a full-time Automated QA Developer to join the team in the USA. This role demands an innovative and motivated self-starter who can develop and deliver automated tests for our microservice based market leading product.

The successful candidate will:

  • Become part of a multi-location, multi-disciplinary, collaborative team that's passionate about shipping great products.
  • Be autonomous. You take full ownership of your work and take responsibility for every last detail, every step of the way.
  • Define a quality assurance automation strategy that is ideal for the product and team size.
  • Write clear, maintainable automated tests for the front-end, back-end on mobile devices and laptop/desktop.
  • Assess and improve our existing automation capabilities into a continuous integration and execution model.
  • Implement automated testing best practices, procedures and guidelines for consistency across the organization.
  • Collaborate closely with our Senior QA Lead.
    Provide guidance to other junior-level testing team members.
  • Add a funny joke to your application
  • Evaluate our current testing tools against other testing tools to make recommendations about what will give the most long term benefit.
Required Skills
  • You're passionate about testing software.

  • You'll push us to improve our processes, skills, and tools to help deliver the highest quality products possible

  • Bachelors or graduate degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of being a part of a fast pacing agile software development team as an Automation Tester

  • Must have at least 3 years of experience working full time with JavaScript/TypeScript

  • Worked with WebdriverIO or any other Javascript Test Automation frameworks.

  • Experience with testing mobile/responsive applications and Automating IOS and Android device test cases

  • Experience testing microservice based cloud applications - front-end UI and back-end API

  • Experience with testing REST APIs and implementation of API requests in the Automation testing

  • Experience with Appium and Mocha is added advantage

  • Experience with SQL databases

  • Implemented the Automation test execution in the CI/CD pipelines.

  • Evaluating processes for software testing and methodology, including writing and execution of manual and automated test plans, debugging, and testing scripts and tools

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with TestRail
  • Experience using Postman
  • Experience with testing SSO (single sign on) & 2-Factor Authentication
  • Knowledge in current security practices
  • Comfortable with different software tools such as Jira, Git, and Bitbucket Pipelines
  • An attractive salary package will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

Optii is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, national origin, ancestry, physical/mental disability, severe/morbid obesity, medical condition, military/veteran status, genetic information, marital status, ethnicity, alienage or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. By completing this application, you are seeking to join a team of hardworking professionals dedicated to consistently delivering outstanding service to our customers and contributing to the financial success of the company, its clients, and its employees.