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Software Development Engineer in Test Shutterstock
New York, NY

Shutterstock is a stock photography agency providing photographs, illustrations, vectors, videos and music to businesses and individuals.

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Job Description

The Opportunity

Our Quality Org is looking to hire an SDET to drive quality and automated testing for across the Technology organization. SDET's work in cross functional teams on test tools and frameworks so that writing tests is seamless and can be undertaken by any developer on the team (think TDD).

At Shutterstock an SDET should be proficient in coming up with test cases and describing how they can be written either by the SDET or another developer. A Shutterstock SDET should also be able to drive quality within the team by encouraging team members to test their code at all levels (unit tests, integration tests, performance tests, end to end tests, security tests. etc.) and creating/implementing test tools to make testing as efficient as possible.


* Be part of a stand-alone engineering team working closely with other engineers and product managers in rolling out enhancements and new features.
* Build out automation frameworks to help integrate automated tests seamlessly into current development process.
* Drive quality across team by constantly building easy-to-use test frameworks and influencing developers to move towards test driven development.
* Work with real world problems faced in scaling the business, suggest innovations/enhancements and work with team in implementing and rolling them out.
* Within the Test Engineering Organization, you exert technical influence over multiple teams, increasing their productivity and effectiveness by sharing your deep knowledge and experience.
* You play a significant role in the career development of others, actively mentoring individuals and the community on advanced technical issues and helping managers guide the career growth of their team members
* SME on the product / application architecture including excellent understanding as how application consumes up-stream and down-stream services etc. with an ability to debug the services
* Evaluate and identify opportunities to enhance engineering productivity through innovation and also ensure right tools and frameworks are being used by the engineering teams
* Lead the quality effort of software solutions for projects of sizable scope and impact


* 8-10+ years of experience in software testing and software development.
* Bachelors Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or related field.
* Proficient in one of the following - Node.js, JavaScript, Ruby or PHP
* Strong grasp of computer science fundamentals, algorithms and data structures.
* Excellent knowledge of Web Architecture or Micro Service Architecture
* Unix and/or Linux; Unix tools and basic Unix scripting languages.
* Excellent knowledge of CI/CD pipeline, Jenkins, AWS, Kubernetes etc.
* Experience with automation frameworks such as Puppeteer, Cypress, or Nightwatch etc.
* Proficient in building web applications and mobile apps
* Deep knowledge of open source technologies

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience with automation frameworks such as Selenium, Cucumber, or Robotium
* Proficient in building web applications or mobile apps
* Knowledge of open source technologies
* Good analytical and writing skills highly desired

About Shutterstock, Inc.

Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), directly and through its group subsidiaries, is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 750,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 260 million images and more than 14 million video clips available.

Headquartered in New York City, Shutterstock has offices around the world and customers in more than 150 countries. The company also owns Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media offering; Shutterstock Custom, a custom content creation platform, Offset, a high-end image collection; PremiumBeat a curated royalty-free music library; and Shutterstock Editorial, a premier source of editorial images for the world's media.

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Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

About Shutterstock

Shutterstock is a stock photography agency providing photographs, illustrations, vectors, videos and music to businesses and individuals.

5000 employees

350 5th avenue

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