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Senior Automation Engineer

Bucharest, Romania

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Job Title: Senior Automation Engineer

Location: Remote Romania - This role can be performed anywhere in Romania

The Role

This role will leverage the candidate’s software quality assurance and python programming experience to help design, build, and run automated test tools. The Senior Automation Engineer will be responsible for testing various parts of the GoPro product ecosystem, including mobile and desktop software, but focusing primarily on the video rendering engine at the heart of the GoPro ecosystem. The Senior Automation Engineer will work with several different departments in multiple locations to validate test coverage, execute automated and manual tests, and help generate automated quality reports for companywide visibility.  

What You Will Do

  • Help develop tools and tests for highly innovative professional desktop and mobile products
  • Collaborate with Engineers, UX and Product Design to help define and test new features
  • Integrate with a global test team located in San Diego, Bucharest, and Paris
  • Create automated tests for GoPro’s video rendering engine
  • Create detailed software bugs using logs and problem solving ability
  • Generate detailed analysis and automated reports of product quality for distribution

Skills We’re Excited About

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field
  • Experience with video encoding and decoding on mobile and desktop platforms
  • 3+ Yrs Experience working in an agile software development environment
  • 3+ years of experience in the Python programming language
  • 2+ years of experience in the Java/Kotlin programming language
  • Experience in creating automated test frameworks from scratch
  • Familiarity with Linux environment (i.e., bash, CLI)
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Self-motivated 
  • Ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies and methodologies
  • Team spirit
  • Good problem-solving skills

GoPro Highlights

  • Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro;
  • Get your very own GoPro camera + gear;
  • Competitive salary and discretionary annual performance-related bonus;
  • Gym fee compensation;
  • Discounted employee stock purchase plan;
  • Professional + personal development opportunities, i.e., LinkedIn Learning;
  • Opportunities to get involved in the causes that you care about (annual camera donation + volunteer events);

We strive for the day that no group can be described as underrepresented at GoPro – whether as part of our brand or in our workforce. We are committed to providing a more inclusive, representative, equal, just and happy world. GoPro is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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About Us

GoPro helps the world to capture and share itself in immersive and exciting ways. We are a force for positivity, celebrating all things awesome while inspiring people to pursue their passions.

We celebrate diversity. We practice inclusion. We foster belonging. We demand equity. And we share the experiences of individuals and communities who also hold these values as core to who they are. From Bucharest to Munich, Silicon Valley to Shenzhen, we are dedicated to building a company that reflects and honors the diverse global communities where we live, work, and play.

Founded in 2002 by Nick Woodman, a photo and video enthusiast in search of a better way to film himself and his friends surfing, GoPro has grown into a relentlessly innovative brand loved around the world for its insanely versatile and enabling products.

We are GoPro and we love what we build.

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