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QA Automation Engineer, Peacock

NBCUniversal, LLC, See List Below, Multiple Locations

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


Peacock is the place to stream thousands of hours of hit movies and shows, exclusive originals, live sports, news, and pop culture. We’re in need of courageous leaders and creative problem-solvers who work hard and want to be at the epicenter of content, tech, and entertainment. NBCUniversal’s Peacock is growing, and we’re looking for another smart, passionate, and collaborative person to join our team.

We value inclusivity in our content and our people, and believe that success is only possible when we represent the world around us. So, are you ready to join our flock?

QA Automation Engineer, Peacock

The Peacock Technology team is seeking a QA Automation Engineer. The QA Automation Engineer on the Digital Operations team will be required to use standard industry tools to test development of pending applications and digital product from the NBCU team as well as monitor the quality of our live, in production, digital product.

  • Design and review testcases with the territory (US Market) expertise and be able to use your own initiative to automate the current test pack for testing the applications to the core that are being built by off-shore team

  • Create robust and scalable automated test suites to be run within a continuous integration workflow and in local development environments

  • Implement performance and Load test, and integrate with CI/CD framework

  • Understand the proposition and use your expertise in coming up with ‘out of the box’ scenarios using the current territory (US Market) knowledge

  • Create automated release regression test verification (per platform) of OTT devices in scope

  • Write and maintain common test libraries, utilities in Java/JavaScript/Python test framework

  • Participate in Agile ceremonies

  • Support remote team issues’, triage process and understand prioritization of work assignments

  • Manage the creation, updates and status of issues detected during the test execution phase

  • Create Automated Test Execution reports to be shared with Stake holders

  • Cover both E2E & UAT Testing from a user’s perspective



• 2+ years hands on experience with Automation Frameworks like Selenium, Webdriver, Cypress etc.
• Excellent programming skills in JavaScript or similar scripting languages (Java, Pyathon)
• Experienced in TDD and BDD.
• Experience with CI environments such as Circle CI, Travis, or Jenkins
• Experienced in website support and dynamic content testing for web applications.
• Familiarity with agile development methodologies and SDLC, especially with web, mobile, connected device and OTT applications
• Familiarity with current popular Connected Device/OTT (tvOS/Apple TV, Roku, Fire TV, Android TV, Xbox One, PS4, etc.)
• Experience with testing and automating REST APIs and experienced on tools like POSTMAN, SOAPUI etc
• Familiarity with applications supporting video/media playback
• Experience with building test plans and coordinating QA/UAT with functional teams
• Ability to adapt/adopt new technology and solutions easily
• Good understanding of networking, SSL, firewalls, CDN, DRM
• Experience with Charles proxy, Splunk or similar logging tools and server logs itself
• Must be able to learn and understand End to End Systems Workflows.

• Have prior experience with desktop, mobile and connected device and OTT development or support
• Ability to self-start, self-manage, meet deadlines, and learn from mistakes
• Mobile Device Automation using (Browser Stack, Appium, Espresso)
• Understanding of DevOps principles
• Have a passion for digital media platforms and entertainment industries
• Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
• Familiarity with basic product support a plus
• Highly organized and able to prioritize and track multiple deliverable and projects

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

We are one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.

NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a premium ad-supported streaming service. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. We take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Join us.

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