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Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Underdog Fantasy

Underdog Fantasy

Software Engineering
Remote · United States
Posted on Wednesday, July 26, 2023

What is Underdog?

Founded by a team of industry veterans, Underdog was born with the idea that bringing strategic innovation to sports gaming and entertainment is the key to success in an exceptionally competitive market. Underdog has quickly established itself as a leader in the space, and is committed to building the best sports gaming platform in the industry -- and supporting the most passionate community of sports fans while doing it!

At Underdog, we’re not only about creating these awesome products, but also about growing our culture of passion, ownership, and fun! We believe that great companies are made out of great people. Our continual aim is to create an inclusive environment for everyone, at all levels, to achieve their highest potential at work.

As a Senior SDET, you’ll join a small team of amazing engineers to collaboratively build the next generation of Underdog’s industry leading products!

Please note, Underdog is a US based company and no sponsorship is available for this position at this time.

What you’ll do:

  • Write efficient, maintainable, well structured code (including, but not limited to the languages we support: Swift, Kotlin, Typescript)
  • Design, develop and integrate automation solutions to minimize manual efforts and maximize productivity in testing
  • Recommend and Implement solutions for functional test automation for Native Mobile Applications and Enhance Native Apps for Testability.
  • Integrate test automation solutions into build and release pipelines
  • Coach QA and Developers in test automation tools so they can run it for themselves
  • Evaluate and evangelize test automation solutions and provide suggestions to the team
  • Coordinate with QA and Development to organize priorities

Who you are:

  • Ownership - We take pride in our products and we will do what it takes to ensure it’s held in the highest regards.
  • Team Player - Be an advocate of Testing across the team. Partner with engineering to drive practices in testing that everyone can participate in.
  • Good Judgment - Makes the most informed decision under ambiguous circumstances (have bias for action) while continuously gathering information to refine decisions.
  • Continuous Improvement- Familiar with a diverse set of testing tactics and tools. Always eager to understand what are the current best solutions to our challenges and willing to adopt if necessary.

Even better if you have…

  • Familiar with monolith and microservice system architectures
  • Experienced with relational databases
  • Experienced with load test design and tools
  • A strong/concise (less is more) written and verbal communicator
  • Collaborative and passionate about fostering best practices for the betterment of the team
  • Obsessed with scaling and improving the system stability and performance
  • Eager to test, track, and document your work
  • A top-level problem solver who’s comfortable ideating and implementing solutions suggested by the team
  • Familiar with Typescript / React frontend, Native Mobile apps, and containerized infrastructures

Underdog Sports is firmly committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity. Our unique culture was built on the foundation of a safe and inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds. We highly value the mental, physical, and emotional health of our employees, and are continuously asking ourselves: what can we do better? Underdog is an equal opportunity employer and doesn't discriminate on the basis of creed, race, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability status or any other defining characteristic. Our targeted compensation rate for this position is between $150,000 and $200,000, depending on experience, plus equity. Think your skills are exceptional and warrant higher pay? Apply anyway! If we agree, we're willing to negotiate. Below you’ll find a few of our perks:

  • Unlimited PTO (we're extremely flexible with the exception of the first few weeks before & into the NFL season)
  • 16 weeks of fully paid parental leave
  • Company paid Health, Dental, Vision plan option for employees and dependents
  • 401k Match & FSA
  • Remote, In-Person, or Hybrid Scheduling – we are 100% VIRTUAL FIRST!
  • A $500 home office allowance
  • $100 in UD credit
  • Support for learning and development
  • Book club – expense your books!
  • Monthly raffle to win a sports ticket reimbursement of up to $500 (including game day snacks!)
  • Lastly, an extremely transparent, fun, and engaging culture where you will grow both personally and professionally!