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Python Automation Engineer (Cloud)

Tarana Wireless

Tarana Wireless

Software Engineering
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Monday, September 4, 2023

We are looking for smart automation QA engineers who will help us verify and validate this large-scale distributed application. As part of the product QA, you will work on product automation, tool development, and setting high benchmarks for product quality.

This will require a broad top-down understanding of the Tarana Cloud Suite, its components (microservices, UI, databases, etc.), data and control flows between them, runtime infrastructure in the AWS cloud, and network communications with the radio devices. This also means understanding the runtime behavior of the application, performance implications, infrastructure tuning and capacity management, etc.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understand the Tarana Cloud Suite architecture and gain expertise in all the components involved
  • Design, develop, and enhance an existing Python-based automation framework
  • Create UI test scripts using Selenium (or equivalent tools)
  • Automate system, scale, and performance tests (REST APIs)
  • Attend feature design meetings, design comprehensive test plans, create test cases and execute tests
  • Review test plans/test code written by other team members
  • Own regression test areas and ensure that the product quality is intact despite code churn
  • Identify defects and own them through the resolution and verification cycle
  • Ensure effective communication of project and testing status to all stakeholders
  • Debug problems reported by the customers and reproduce the same in lab environments.
  • Own regression test areas and ensure that the product quality is intact despite of code churn
  • Contribute to the development of tools that enhance test efficiency/management
  • Identify defects and own them through the resolution and verification cycle

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s/Master's degree in computer science or closely related disciplines
  • 3+ years of QA automation experience using Python on microservices-based SaaS products deployed on cloud platforms like AWS, GCP
  • Good understanding of Object-Oriented Design methodology
  • Experience in functional and system-level testing of APIs (familiarity with REST API, JSON, XML) and Frontend (UI)
  • Experience of Selenium(or equivalent tools) for UI automation
  • Good understanding of QA processes and Agile methodologies
  • Exposure to Linux and understanding of Docker containers, VMs etc
  • Knowledge of Networking concepts like switching and routing
  • Knowledge on ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana), Kafka etc
  • Excellent debugging/analytical skills with a focus on solving problems
  • Experience of Selenium(or equivalent tools) for UI automation
  • Experience with Jira and Confluence

Since our founding in 2009, we’ve been on a mission to accelerate the pace of bringing fast and affordable internet access — and all the benefits it provides — to the 90% of the world’s households who can’t get it. Through a decade of R&D and more than $400M of investment, we’ve created an entirely unique next-generation fixed wireless access technology, powering our first commercial platform, Gigabit 1 (G1). It delivers a game-changing advance in broadband economics in both mainstream and underserved markets, using either licensed or unlicensed spectrum. G1 started production in mid 2021 and has now been installed by over 160 service providers globally. We’re headquartered in Milpitas, California, with additional research and development in Pune, India.

G1 has been developed by an incredibly talented and pioneering core technical team. We are looking for more world-class problem solvers who can carry on our tradition of customer obsession and ground-breaking innovation. We’re well funded, growing incredibly quickly, maintaining a superb results-focused culture while we’re at it, and all grooving on the positive difference we are making for people all over the planet.