September 15, 2019

Software Engineer (Test Automation)

Full-Time · Palo Alto, California · Software · Apply Now

Cresta's Test Automation Engineer will be responsible for implementing reliable and scalable automation solutions.  You’ll operate with autonomy while contributing to a cutting edge engineering team that fosters employee empowerment.

You will join a collaborative but highly autonomous working environment in which each member has a defined role with clear expectations, as well as the freedom to pursue projects they find interesting.

About Us

Cresta is an early-stage enterprise AI startup with the mission of enabling everyone to start as an expert on the first day on the job. Spun out of the Stanford AI lab and chaired by Google-X founder Sebastian Thrun, and backed by Ben Horowitz, our team is composed of Stanford PhDs and top engineers and leaders from Google, Facebook, and other tech companies. We are in production at multiple Fortune 500 companies and are training on millions of dialog conversations.


What You'll Do:

  • Build out test automation framework for our Machine Learning services.
  • Build out components and test fixtures.
  • Design, build, and maintain test automation solutions that are robust and scalable.
  • Be the advocate for testability, drive best engineering practices and bug prevention.
  • Work with the product team to utilize existing test frameworks and explore new use cases.



  • What We Look For:

  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in an automation development role.
  • Experience with modern Javascript and Python testing frameworks and infrastructure.
  • Advanced understanding of debugging, profiling, and monitoring complex software.
  • Passion for software quality.
  • Strong experience as a Developer, QA Engineer or similar QA role.
  • Great technical communication skills.



  • Apply Now