Automation Engineer

Newark, CA | Freelance | Job ID #60474 |
Posted Earlier this month

Our client, a top consumer electronics brand, is looking for an Automation Engineer to join their team!


  • Leverage your technical skills to design & implement automation testing infrastructure, establish formal frameworks, suites, standards and processes, ensure reporting, evaluate and develop new tools and processes to enable development of complex automation system test suites for our next generation software
  • Incorporate consistency, efficiency and re-usability of test components/scripts in your design
  • Collaborate with Product owners, customer support, architects, software and firmware engineers to understand technical system requirements, business use cases, customer issues and application performance considerations to improve test effectiveness and close the gaps in our testing
  • Define, develop and enforce automation testing standards and best practices


  • Extensive knowledge and experience developing and testing on macOS
  • Hands-on experience with designing and developing automation tests using Python/Robot Framework/Selenium/Chromedriver
  • Experience with Gitlab CI/CD processes preferable
  • Experience with mobile app testing
  • Experience testing Bluetooth devices
  • Experience with developing/testing human interface (HID) devices a plus


  • BS / MS in Computer Science / Computer Engineering, or an equivalent combination of education and experience


Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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