Senior QA Automation Engineer - Homebase US (remote)

Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt

Full Time Senior-level / Expert USD 79K - 87K *
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About Homebase;

They're building the operating system for hourly work—for business owners and workers.

They help small businesses with scheduling, timesheets, labor costs, hiring, onboarding, team management, and more. They love being able to support local businesses and the impact they make on communities all across the country.

They believe in these entrepreneurs, and we believe in the people who work in these businesses. After all, they make up one-third of the US economy. We are on a mission to make hourly work easier so that owners, managers, and employees can focus on the things they love.

They are a diverse team united to serve small businesses.

Their values:

In service: They are here to make life better for local businesses, managers, and hourly workers. Everything they do is to serve them.

No day wasted: Their mission is big, so they act with urgency in everything we do. They find creative ways to test ideas and learn today so that they focus on the right things tomorrow.

Purple standard: They don’t choose between doing it quickly and doing it right. They believe in craftsmanship and signing our names to work that we are proud of.

Their team brings relevant expertise from companies like Intuit, Square, OpenTable, Gusto, Yelp, and First Data. Homebase is based in San Francisco and Houston, and they're backed by leading venture investors Bain Capital Ventures, Baseline Ventures, Cowboy Ventures, Bedrock Capital, Khosla Ventures, GGV Capital, and Plus Capital. We’re excited you’re considering joining our team — we can’t wait to meet you!

QA Automation Job Description

Homebase is seeking an Automation Consultant to help create an automation test suite for our multiple platforms. The role requires an experienced Automation test professional with demonstrable experience of using, maintaining and building test automation frameworks for the web using Ruby in Rails. Experience of working in agile or DevOps projects is desirable. The successful candidate will be able to work independently with great team skills and problem-solving abilities. We are looking for someone who can take on a complicated feature, by improving test coverage from high feature tests to unit tests with several key golden path UI tests. Someone who feels a high degree of satisfaction in delivering features to an audience with little to no bugs or issues


Key Skills required include:

● Experience with test analysis and design

● Several years working in engineering teams helping increase test coverage

● Adept at taking requirements and developing automated test coverage to achieve low-risk deployments

● Great communication skills, loves working in teams and being a valued member of the team

● Expertise with a modern automation tool, for example Capybara

● Ability to develop code in a relevant language, for example Java, JavaScript, Ruby/Rails

● Experience of multiple tools, languages and agile methods advantageous, for example Scrum and Kanban

● Understanding and experience of modern development methods e.g. CI/CD

● Ability to work independently and proactively

● Excellent organizational skills, able to work to deadlines

● Excellent analytical skills with good attention to detail

● Good team working skills

● Excellent communication and reporting skills

● Knowledge of development tools such as Github and CircleCI

● Knowledge of monitoring or non-functional test tools desirable

● Experience with implementing Page Object Model and difficulties associated with it

● Experience implementing UI automation for performance, runtime, and team scaling

● Experience converting automation test outputs to actionable work

● Experience building frameworks to be used by low or unskilled team members


  • Global salary brackets linked to the $ rates.
  • Social Insurance
  • Medical Insurance

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey 💰

Tags: Agile CI/CD CircleCI DevOps GitHub Java JavaScript Kanban QA Rails Reporting skills Ruby Scrum UI

Perks/benefits: Health care

Region: Middle East
Country: Egypt
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