Automation Engineer Internship- ESPN – Summer

Location: Bristol, United Kingdom
Job category: Engineering
Automation Engineer Internship- ESPN – Summer
Job Description:
Company Overview:
The Walt Disney Company is a world-class entertainment and technological leader. Walt’s passion was to continuously envision new ways to move audiences around the world-a passion that remains our touchstone in an enterprise that stretches from theme parks, resorts and a cruise line to sports, news, movies and a variety of other businesses. Uniting each endeavor is a commitment to creating and delivering unforgettable experiences – and we’re constantly looking for new ways to enhance these exciting experiences. Bring your individual talents here and discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.
Segment Overview:
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation.

ESPN was founded by Bill Rasmussen and launched on September 7, xxx9. Now with over 6,500 employees, each year ESPN televises more than 5,100 live and/or original hours of sports programming. The company’s mission is to serve sports fans.  Anytime.  Anywhere.

The Consumer devices product development team is responsible for developing industry leading apps on variety of platforms and devices.    The Automation Engineer intern is responsible for providing QA automation support to the Consumer devices development operations team.

As a member of the Consumer Devices product development team and reporting to the Sr. Manager, the successful candidate will learn and understand the automation on iOS and Android platforms.  This includes the product features and functionality as well as and the underlying technical components.  The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be self-motivated and proactive, and be a team player.  The candidate must have strong technical and analytical skills and a passion for learning new tools and technologies.- Research and explore automation tools
– Design and implement automated test scripts
– Integrate the test scripts with build process
– Interact with development leads to ensure that automation tools can interact with development code
– Execute test plans
– Report software defects
– Verify software defect fixes from development

Candidate Requirements:
– An understanding of Web technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
– Experience with programming languages like PHP, Java, Python or Ruby.
– Have good understanding on mobile applications development
– Basic knowledge of software automation
– Ability to work on diverse projects simultaneously, developing creative and practical solutions.
– Willingness to collaborate in a team environment.
– Strong communication skills and attention to detail

Offer type:

Required languages: English (advanced)
Open to these areas of study: Engineering, Engineering – Aeronautical, Engineering – Agronomy, Engineering – Chemical, Engineering – Civil, Engineering – Computer, Engineering – Electrical, Engineering – Electronic, Engineering – Mechanical, Engineering – Technology, Manufacturing Sciences (including CAD – CAM – CAE), Materials Science, Telecommunications

Job open to:

Students and Graduates

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