Automation Engineer
New York
About Moat

We help brands and media companies push the envelope on privacy-friendly models of advertising, help them make sound product decisions that involve running fewer ads, help make their ads load faster, fight botnets, and strive to de-fund fake news. We are a New York City-headquartered startup with a mission to help the world's top publishers and marketers make smarter decisions through real-­time data. Our analytics and intelligence software is used by The New York Times, Condé Nast, Kellogg's, P&G, Spotify, and hundreds of other major platforms and advertisers, and we have unique measurement integrations into Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, and YouTube.

About the Opportunity 

Automation Engineers work hand-in hand with a team of developers in a fast paced environment, responsible for not only Moat’s customer-facing Web applications, but for Moat’s impact on some of the worlds largest Web sites that run Moat code. 
  • Write and execute test plans and test cases for a large-scale search engine and analytics products with multiple front ends.
  • Work closely with development teams on end-to-end testing.
  • Develop and maintain test documentation.
  • Write and administer selenium tests.
  • Perform both manual and automation testing.

About You

  • At least 3 years experience conducting quality assurance analysis for client-server and server-to-server application testing.
  • Write and execute test plans based on product requirements and specifications.
  • Ability to identify product defects, log issues into a bug tracking system, and verify fixes through various environments.
  • Strong ability to communicate and collaborate with software developers and other QA members.
  • Deep knowledge in creating and running automated tests using Selenium Webdriver.
  • Experience in cross browser and cross platform testing (Windows, Mac).
  • Experience with Python scripting is preferred.
  • Some knowledge of continuous integration tools.
  • Experience in developing in a Linux/Unix environment.

About the Team

  • We are passionate, excited, and thrive in a fast paced culture.
  • We love sharing our knowledge and learning about new technologies.
  • We are the type of people who take risks when looking for novel and creative solutions to complex problems.
  • We care about solving big-picture, systemic problems—looking beyond the surface to understand root causes so that we can build complete and long-term solutions.


All offers for employment with Moat are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

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