Software developer in Test

Job description

XITE aims to offer the best music video experience in the world. Founded in the Netherlands, XITE now reaches consumers across Europe and North America through interactive TV, on-demand streaming services and linear networks. XITE revolutionized the way audiences experience music videos by allowing viewers to search, like, and skip through its vast catalog; enjoy channels curated by its team of music experts; and create their own channels based on genre, era and visual style using its unique Mixer feature. XITE has an extensive music video catalog through agreements with all major and top independent music labels.


Are you seeking for a young, international and dynamic organization to continue your professional career? Do you have a positive ‘can-do’ and result oriented mindset, do you enjoy being at the beginning of something great and are you looking for a job where your work and passion have immediate impact? Then you might be the person we are looking for!


In 2019 XITE launched an exciting new music video app on several OTT platforms worldwide, such as Comcast X1 Xfinity, Sky Q, Amazon FireTV, AppleTV and Roku. With our reach extending into more than 100 million homes. The next key challenge of the XITE app is growth; attract new users and build up an active recurring user base by scalable and sustainable growth.


We're looking for an experienced software developer who is eager to build things from scratch, execute exploratory and automated tests and who can bring QA expertise into the team. You will be part of the Quality Assurance Engineering team that is working on solutions in a number of areas, including Smart TV/mobile products, content streaming, containerisation and machine learning.


    Responsibilities

      • Plan, prepare and perform testing of new releases.
      • Identifying, troubleshooting and tracking bugs.
      • Implement and improve automation by bringing in new ideas and executing them.
      • Continuously look for improvements of the company's quality assurance processes.

    Requirements

      • 2+ years of experience in QA Engineering or Software Development.
      • Proficient in at least one modern programming language like Python, JS, Java, Scala etc. Along with knowledge of its standard build tools, development environment, libraries and test frameworks.
      • Demonstrable experience in at least one or more types of automation. Web, Mobile, Rest API, Load, Data.
      • Working knowledge of tools like JIRA, Git, Shell, Postman,Kibana etc or similar.
      • Experience with any CI tools like CircleCI, Jenkins, Concourse etc.
      • Experience in Cloud and Containerisation tools like GCloud, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes.
      • Experience with relational and non-relational databases, good SQL knowledge
      • Experience working in an agile/scrum environment.


    What do you get out of it?

    Superheroes don’t always get enough recognition for their work, but here at XITE we make sure you’re taken care of by providing you the opportunity to develop your career in a young, fast-growing international company. We provide a challenging (agile) work environment where professionalism, initiative and creativity are a must. We have a unique combination of music, television and new technology.


    And let’s not forget; we have chef prepared lunches, Friday afternoon drinks and rooftop parties (post Corona!) We are welcoming to anyone who'd like to contribute to making XITE a truly global organization and to make the best working environment for all employees. We encourage you to join us as we change the way the world consumes music videos. If you want to experience what XITE stands for, watch our product reel.



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