Automation QA Engineer - Latin America

Are you a QA Engineer who is relentlessly tenacious about testing for clean, efficient code behind Mobile applications? Do you thrive on building efficient, automated testing environments and take pride in communicating your findings while collaborating closely across all levels of an Agile organization to improve overall software quality?

This role is a unique combination of ensuring the highest quality of mobile applications while thinking holistically across the entire consumer journey--our software delights end users and your QA work is the backbone of providing this amazing user experience.

As the Mobile Automation QA Engineer, you will have the opportunity to work both onsite with our Chicago-based client as well as shoulder to shoulder with our Chicago team to help ensure the highest quality of software mobile application features and product functionality.

About Us

Foxbox Digital is an award-winning digital product agency, headquartered in Chicago. We partner with clients ranging from Fortune 50 companies to high-growth startups and everyone in between to design, develop, and deliver successful digital experiences.

We're a remote-first team of nearly 50 and growing rapidly. We are looking for other high-energy, tech-enthusiasts, to join our global team.

Move Purposely.

We believe in Moving Purposely. This means everything we do is thought through. We value proactive actions over reactive ones. We measure twice and cut once. This is why we only invest in talent who are determined to succeed, and partner with clients who are purposeful in their mission.

If you want to learn more about how we work and what we believe in, check out Foxbox Culture.

What you’ll do

  • You’ll apply your understanding and experience of ensuring high quality code and debugging expertise while working onsite at our client as part of the Foxbox team.
  • You will design and execute test strategies as part of an Agile scrum team and communicate findings both internally and externally.
  • Working closely with our team, you will participate in product design reviews to provide input on the testability of functional requirements, product designs, and support estimating and planning.
  • You will work to translate user stories and requirements to test cases.
  • You’ll partner with our internal teams to develop and support the testing of product features throughout the entire development cycle.
  • Communicate closely with our team to own and be accountable for test strategy, test planning, and test execution.
  • Design and build advanced automated testing frameworks.
  • Be the voice of quality by uncovering issues, debugging the application through logs, stack traces and test results.
  • Provide continuous monitoring of systems under test and applications in production to increase confidence in product and feature rollout and functionality.
  • Work closely with development teams to drive root cause analysis and feed that knowledge into automated quality processes effectively.
  • We offer full-time and contracted opportunities


You should have at least 2 years' experience with at least one of the following:

  • Appium or Detox
  • CI/CD tools including: App Center, Bamboo, Circle CI, Bitrise, Jenkins or equivalent.
  • GitHub, Slack, JIRA

Who you are

  • You're driven, motivated, and looking for challenging projects!
  • Hands-on, technical, problem solver, takes calculated risks
  • Care about code quality: purposely deliver high-quality coding standards and well-written code
  • Strong desire to learn: you’re always looking for ways to improve your abilities
  • Opinionated: you have a strong opinion and able to challenge others (gracefully)
  • Persistent in delivering impactful solutions and designing architecture on mobile projects
  • Care about code quality: purposely deliver high-quality coding standards and well-written code
  • Test-focused: leverage automated testing to produce stable code
  • Exceptional communication skills – written, oral, visual, formal, informal (able to adapt to client environment technical and non-technical)
  • Agency experience - nice to have
  • Experienced in Scrum Ceremonies
  • iOS & Android experience is a plus
  • You care about quality and know what it means to ship high-quality code
  • Located near Central Timezone (UTC-6) Central / Latin America

Interested in joining our team?