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CLOSED – Software Engineer in Test

About the role

We value inclusivity and diversity at Envato. Research shows candidates from neurodiverse and underrepresented backgrounds often only apply for roles if they meet all the criteria. We like to make our hiring decisions based on experience and passion, so if you’re keen to apply and need reasonable adjustments please let us know. We also encourage you to let us know the pronouns you use at any point during the recruitment process. 


About Placeit

As Envato continues to grow, so does our ability to find new and expanded opportunities to offer value, support, and inspiration to digital creatives worldwide. With Placeit, Envato provides the tools, tips, and tricks many creatives, marketers and small business owners need to bring their ideas to life. Placeit counts companies such as Google, Facebook, and Oracle as their paying customers, and has over 180,000 subscribers worldwide.
We are a global and rapidly scaling business.  Blending purpose and profit, we’re a passionate B Corp, committed to making a positive impact on the communities we engage in. You can read more about our purpose and values here.
We’ve embraced flexibility for a long time – where we can, let’s make work, work for you! We have an amazing office in the Colonia Americana neighborhood in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico; but our roles can be based ANYWHERE in Mexico (that has a great internet connection).



The SET will be in charge of providing functional, usability, compatibility, and performance testing of our web and mobile applications utilizing automation frameworks like WebdriverIO, Appium & Selenium Webdriver. In addition, this position will play a key part in helping to improve the quality and performance of Placeit’s internal and customer-facing systems.


What would I work on specifically?

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Automation of manual tests for desktop & mobile releases (new features, engine modifications, etc).
  • Automation of API integration tests.
  • Writing automated regression tests.
  • Focus on the prevention of issues through test automation.
  • Identify and report bugs, prioritize and track found issues.
  • Write and/or update testing sheets, plans and automated cases.
  • Perform continuous maintenance of the automation side of our QA process and its test cases.
  • Automate test cases for each of our releases and communicate issues to the development and QA teams.
  • Pinpoint bugs found in different environments and elevate issues as necessary.

Required Technical Skills/Experience

  • Previous QA Automation Experience.
  • Programming experience in either Python, Java, Java Script or preferred.
  • Automation experience with Selenium, Appium or other QA automation tools.
  • Experience on API Automation and API testing tools like Postman.
  • Knowledge of software version control systems (Git)
  • Experience with adding tests to CI/CD pipelines.
  • Basic SQL scripting experience.
  • Familiarity with automating tests for E-commerce platforms.
  • Previous TestRail or other test case management tools experience preferred.
  • Experience in manual Functional Testing
  • Knowledge of Performance Testing, Edge-Case Testing, Load Testing, Usability Testing and mobile environments.
  • Ability to track and replicate bugs.
  • Familiarity with different browsers, both mobile and desktop.
  • Debugging skills and an eye for detail.
  • Excellent English in both written and verbal communication.

Required Professional Competencies/Experience

  • Analysis/Problem-Solving
  • Investigating
  • Quality Orientation
  • Interpersonal Effectiveness
  • Teamwork
  • Life Long learner


What we offer

  • Competitive Salary based on qualifications
  • 30 days – Christmas Bonus
  • 12 vacation days (from the first year)
  • 100% holidays bonus
  • Private Health Insurance (SGMM)
  • 5% Grocery Coupons (With legal cap)
  • 5% Savings Funds (Fondo de Ahorro)
  • Internet/electricity allowance (monthly paid)
  • Profit-share, Mexican entity
  • A performance-based bonus program worth up to 10% annually
  • Round trip tickets around Mexico to a place you haven’t been twice a year.
  • Unlimited ebooks
  • Paid for educational courses that relate to your work
  • Top line equipment


What next?

Submit your resume and answers to the below questions. Good luck!


About Us

  • We’re BCorp certified & believe in succeeding sustainably as one global team.
  • We’re committed to ensuring all our team feel welcome, included, and respected.
  • We support the flexibility to work from anywhere in Mexico, great benefits above the law, generous parental leave, wellness programs, social connection and learning opportunities to help you grow.
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Envato is an online platform that offers a marketplace for trading creative assets, such as themes, templates, graphics, and more. It also provides additional services like a studio for hiring freelancers and courses to help users learn the skills needed to create digital content.

Certified B-Corporation
Size: 501-1,000
Year Founded: 2006

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