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Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering organization building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect employers to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad and Vancouver, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job search at a time.

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentives, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Tokyo Base Salary Range: 11,820,000 - 14,180,000 JPY per year

Your job.

At Indeed we care about your growth as a QA Automation Engineer (QAAE). Our goal is to grow you faster than you can grow anywhere else. We’ve set a high bar for ourselves when it comes to mentorship. We hire QAAEs who are as passionate about mentorship as they are about quality.

You can expect

  • A dedicated mentor

  • A ramp-up period to ensure you get the skills you need to be successful

  • A Quality Assurance Engineering Manager who partners with you in your career growth

  • To be a valued and respected member on a collaborative development team

  • Want more mentorship?

  • Get access to an amazing community of mentors who will grow both your technical and soft skills.

  • We will train you to become a better mentor.

  • Opportunities and challenges to grow your quality engineering skill set at Indeed

  • Find scalable ways to automate functional, usability, compatibility, performance, API, database, security, and accessibility testing.

  • Influence and refactor the development codebase for testability, performance, security, usability, and accessibility.

  • Develop and infuse automation into the development life cycle. Use a test-driven approach leveraging Push on Green (CI/CD). Enable pushing code to production much faster. while minimizing the impact of mistakes, and making it easier to diagnose failures.

  • Contribute to the design of automation frameworks, automation infrastructure, and various tools.

  • Automate across various countries, languages, and applications, as well as browsers and devices (mobile, tablets, etc.)

  • Work side by side with world-class QA Automation Engineers, QA Engineers, Software Engineers, Data Scientists, Site Reliability Engineers, Tech Writers, and Product Managers.

  • Contribute product suggestions that can directly impact Job Seekers and Employers.

About you.

You might ask whether you should apply.

If the "You are" section below describes you, Please Apply.

You are ...

  • A person with a BS in Computer Science or a related area, or with relevant work experience

  • Someone who has 5+ years of experience as a QA Automation Engineer, Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), Software Developer, or similar Automation role

  • Experienced designing test structures that are easily maintainable, resilient, performant and scalable

  • Able to write clean, modular, reusable code using design patterns

  • A QA engineer who writes thorough tests that cover edge cases with appropriate ROI for velocity and quality

  • Passionate about mentoring Software Developers in writing unit and integration tests that deliver impactful automation improving velocity and quality

  • A mentor for QA Engineers and/or QA Automation Engineers(SDETs) on writing and implementing automation.

  • Great at identifying and analyzing the root cause of complex bugs in your code as well as others’ code

  • Well-versed with incrementally validating investments in innovative solutions for your team’s automation

  • A person who actively gains deep product knowledge to help them write better automation.

  • A quality champion who advocates testability through code reviews, design reviews, and influencing others with compelling data

  • A person who has experience with test frameworks such as PyTest, TestNG, RSpec, JUnit, Jasmine, Mocha, etc.

  • Proficient in one or more of the following technologies: RESTful APIs,  gRPC, or Selenium Webdriver automation with Java, Python or other object-oriented languages

As a bonus, you might also enjoy

  • Technologies like Jenkins, Git, Docker, Unix commands, shell scripts, AWS, gRPC RabbitMQ, and machine learning

  • Validating ideas by performing experiments and analyzing the results

  • Leveraging Data Science to detect issues such as bug, performance, and security risk.

  • Participating in working groups to improve all of Engineering

  • Collaborating with smart people who help you grow

  • Providing a great candidate experience through interviewing

  • Proactively engaging in all testing efforts including unit testing, load testing, end-to-end testing, validation testing, user acceptance testing, security scanning, and penetration testing.

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EEO and Accommodations 


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