Senior QA Automation Engineer (m/f/x) - full-time


About us

Do you love stories? If so, please keep reading, because we certainly do. We believe the ability to tell stories is what makes us human. Joyn is your streaming app with over 50 live TV channels, exclusive previews, originals and collections. We understand Joyn as a partnership – an invitation to content-providers and users alike to make entertainment more meaningful and fun. Our app aggregates global and especially local content in a relevant way for Germany, both live TV and on-demand content. All kinds of stories and more to come, everyday.

We hire the best, because we need people that are as customer-focused as we are. We are looking for champions to help us further connect with our audience. It’s not a small or easy task, but it’s a fun and rewarding one. Do you think you’re up for it? Great. Then send us your application!

About Us

We are looking for an ambitious and quality-focused individual to join our team as Senior QA Automation Engineer - join the team in developing and operating Automation QA tools and processes for our Platforms team. Our goal is to provide consistently high quality for our web and mobile platforms to ensure a smooth and pleasant experience for our users.

What You Do

  • Independently improve and extend our existing test suite for our Android Mobile and Android TV platforms
  • Develop and implement a solid product test strategy and test plan and make sure that they are integrated in our CI/CD pipeline
  • Actively participate in optimizing scaling, reliability, cost-benefit, and maintenance trade-offs associated with our cloud-based video backend architecture and infrastructure
  • Work closely with our engineering and product teams to ensure we build the best features in the best quality for our users
  • Actively participate in the monitoring of our production systems and identify issues quickly
  • Identify bottlenecks in our testing strategy and constantly increase the level of automation
  • Ensure that the acceptance criteria are accurate, clear, and well defined, and convert the acceptance criteria into automated tests
  • Ensure that tests are an integral part of our development process
  • What We Are Asking

  • High level of experience with Appium targeted at Android Automation
  • Intermediate Java/Kotlin development skills
  • Comfortable with shell scripting and general mobile DevOps
  • Hands-on experience with another test automation framework or programming language is a big plus
  • Experience with Android TV, tvOS, and/or Web and OTT is another plus
  • Hands-on experience using agile methodologies and core development tools (Git, CI/CD, Gitlab)
  • You are excited to take on a crucial and challenging role and, in a team effort, drive and maintain the high quality of our product
  • You are an excellent communicator and like to take ownership to push things forward