Software Development Engineer in Test - Flex



Have you ever watched a sporting event live on your computer or tablet? Or caught up on the latest videos on your phone? If so, you already know Ooyala.

Each month, nearly 220 million viewers in just about every country in the world watch online video powered by Ooyala. We work with TV networks, broadcasters, cable and satellite providers, movie studios and media companies to deliver personalized, premium video content and advertising to tablets, smart phones, connected TVs and PCs all over the world. With our big data heritage and market-leading video analytics, Ooyala delivers TV-quality media experiences across all screens and geographies.

Working at Ooyala is fast-paced, fun, and challenging, and we thrive on innovation. Come join our team and help shape the future of TV.

As a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) at Ooyala Chennai, you will work on one or more project teams located in different geographic locations and will be responsible for ensuring that the team is producing high quality software.  You will be actively developing tests and building/maintaining the automated test infrastructure.  You will be responsible for ensuring that all aspects of the project are tested and adhere to the Ooyala quality standards.


  • Review new feature requirements and designs
  • Work closely with product managers to understand the roadmap, deliverables, acceptance criteria.
  • Work closely with internal teams to define strategy for testing various components
  • Development of automated functional/integration/performance tests
  • Development and maintaining Test Plans and other Quality related documentation
  • Generation of code coverage reports for Unit and functional tests
  • Identification and evaluation of tools and extend open source frameworks as needed (code coverage, performance, unit test, etc.)
  • Communicate and enforce best practices and processes on the team
  • Coordinating and Managing remote teams
  • Sprint planning for tasks/stories for remote teams


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • BE/BTech/ME/MTech in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5-8 years of software test automation experience.
  • Significant experience of test automation / API test development
  • Passion for Automation and Functional Testing.
  • Ability to work closely with Development team in agile environment.
  • Strong Programming & Problem Solving Skills, Continuous Integration & Deployment.
  • Strong Knowledge on Java, JavaScript, Selenium, WebDriver, Jenkins and Cucumber.
  • Experience with any of Test Framework like TestNG, Rest Assured, Protractor, JUnit.
  • Experience Working with Databases like MySQL, MongoDB.
  • Understanding of web services and experience working on large scale systems
  • Excellent issue isolation, troubleshooting, and debugging skills
  • Experience with large scale consumer facing products, distributed systems a plus
  • Solid understanding of QA methodologies and process     


  • Experience testing applications that rely on workflow engine(Activity based workflow engine)
  • Experience with video technologies ( Video Formats, DRM, Transcoding, Streaming, etc.)
  • Practical knowledge of Agile/Scrum
  • REST API Testing, NodeJS, Groovy, Performance Testing
  • Linux experience
  • Experience in working with  microservices based architecture

A global subsidiary of Telstra, Ooyala's comprehensive suite of offerings span the full life cycle of video, from script to screen. Our product offerings include a media logistics platform used by studios and broadcasters to streamline production workflow and video asset management, one of the world's largest premium video delivery platforms, and a leading ad serving solution. Built with superior analytics capabilities and a strong commitment to customer success, Ooyala's industry-leading solutions help our customers build more engaged and more profitable audiences.

Some of the most successful and innovative media companies and content rights holders in the world— Sky Sports, WTA, PGA Tour, MGM, RTL Germany, Accuweather and Singapore’s Mediacorp—rely on Ooyala.


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