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QA Engineer I

Discovery Inc
Bengaluru, KA 560001
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Discovery Inc

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India,
Req ID: 12707


Quality Assurance Engineer I - Global QA, Bangalore

About Discovery:

Discovery is the world's leading non-fiction media company with a reach of three billion viewers in 220 countries.

The Direct to Consumer (DTC) group is an Engineering company within the Discovery brand. DTCs engineering teams build applications for Web, Mobile, Connected TVs, and Consoles/STBs covering features like Search, Playback, ML-driven Recommendation, Subscriptions, Payments, etc. We are building a Global Video Streaming Platform to support a broad collection of Discoverys brands (Discovery, TLC, Motor Trend, Golf TV, Food Network, Eurosport, and many more) including the recently launched Discovery+. These applications are powered by a fleet of cloud-native microservices for Content Ingestion, Metadata processing, Video encoding & Ad Tech platform on AWS containers & serverless-compute.


Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Scope and Complexity: You have subject-matter expertise related to one or more production software systems and demonstrated a pattern of ensuring the high-quality delivery of feature changes in those, or similar, systems.
  • Decision Making: You are able to contribute to test plans for more complex feature enhancements involving yourself and one or more additional engineers. You make clear determinations on defect severity based on considerations of customer experience.
  • Execution: You need little oversight to work within the teams software development lifecycle practices. You can help newcomers to be productive with the teams processes. You consistently contribute to and improve automation efforts through direct code contribution and/ or integration of automation into the software development life cycle. You use your knowledge of interconnected systems and technology to come up with methods to test difficult cases.
  • Operations: You think about the long-term health of your test suites and you endeavor to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of release/ deployment processes through proper stakeholder communications, documentation, and use of monitoring tools.
  • Influence: You ensure that testing efforts and testability are taken into account when new features are being planned and built.Your team trusts your work and the feedback that you give to them on their work.
  • Communication: You are an effective communicator as exemplified by your documentation and your interactions with stakeholders and adjacent teams.

  • Qualifications

    What to Bring:
  • Knowledge of various test activities across release pipelines to promote artifacts from dev to prod, including unit testing, regression testing, cert testing, client testing, etc.
  • Experience driving test design and implementation
  • Understanding of test cases, test data, test runs, and test results management that provides feedback and visibility to qualify & quantify test coverage.
  • Ability to scout emerging industry trends such as AI testing and other best-in-class processes.
  • Able to drive and steer discussions and meetings to achieve desired goals.
  • Understanding of multiple test types including unit, functional, integration, end to end, security, performance, load, and UI tests.
  • Experience testing across different device types and operating systems such as Windows, OSX, iOS, tvOS, Android, Roku, FireTV, Xbox, Playstation, Tizen, and WebOS.
  • Able to collaborate and work with development teams across multiple time zones and locations
  • Ability to collaborate with technology resources on projects given a solid understanding of current technologies and trends.
  • Knowledge of industry best practices for technical documentation
  • Reviews automated test run results and verifies results
  • Ability to focus both strategically and tactically to achieve business goals, including the use of data to drive improvements.
  • Able to organize test case inventories that minimize the number of test cases while maximizing the amount of test coverage.

  • What We Offer:
    • A Great Place to work
    • Equal opportunity employer
    • Fast track growth opportunities

    Our Values:

    Discovery is governed by our eight guiding principles:

    We Are... One Team, Creative Dreamers, Doers. Consumer Obsessed. Global, Quick & Agile, Purposeful and We Do the Right Thing

    Discoverys Guiding Principles define the distinctive character, spirit, and attitude of our organization. They inspire how we design our future and recruit talent.

    Diversity & Inclusion:

    Disclaimer: Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

    We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.


    Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-05

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