QA Engineer

The Orchard New York, NY

The Orchard is an independent music and film distribution company distributing music from artists such as AWOLNATION, Kelsea Ballerini, and Skepta as well as films like Cannes Grand Prix Winner BPM (Beats Per Minute), and Sundance Jury Prize winner Dina, and The Hero. With our industry-leading technology and operations, we partner with companies of all sizes to make their music, films and videos available across hundreds of digital outlets and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity.

The Orchard is looking for a QA Engineer to join our NYC (East Village) team.


* Work with developers and product managers to identify new features and develop relevant test solutions across several services in an agile environment.

* Strategize test plans and implement integration/end-to-end tests to enhance our continuous deployment process

* Collaborate with software engineers and product managers to determine appropriate test coverage and deliverables

* Work with engineers to ensure the build health on production environments

* Work with other engineers to solve challenging problems, share knowledge, and promote best practices.

* Collaborate across teams to build internal tools and improve processes


* Solid programming knowledge. Ruby and Python required. Javascript a plus.

* Experience with browser automation using Selenium or Watir.

* Experience with testing frameworks such as Cucumber, pytest, and rspec

* Basic expertise with SQL and git required.

* Experience testing RESTful APIs and microservice architecture.

* Experience in automating build processes, application deployments and continuous integration.

* Ability to communicate effectively across teams with both technical and non-technical people.

* Minimum of 2 years experience in software development and test automation.

The Orchard is a pioneering music, film and video distribution company operating in more than 30 global markets. With a holistic approach to sales and marketing combined with industry-leading technology and operations, The Orchard amplifies reach and revenue across hundreds of digital, physical and mobile outlets around the world. The Orchard streamlines content owners' business complexity with an intuitive client dashboard, comprehensive rights management and tailored client support. Founded in 1997, The Orchard empowers businesses and creators in the entertainment industry. For further information, please visit

The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.