Senior Test Engineer, Mobile at Life360
Encinitas, CA, US

Life360 brings families closer with smart tools designed to protect and connect the people who matter most.


Known for first-to-market solutions for modern family challenges, Life360 recently reached #1 in Apple’s US App Store’s list of free social networking apps. Nearly 1 in 10 US families with kids use Life360 an average of 12 times a day, and global membership is growing exponentially, with over 28 million active users in over 140 countries as of March 31, 2020 — making Life360 the largest mobile service for families in the world.


This reach gives us the opportunity to do unprecedented good for families through our valued core offerings: advanced location sharing, private messaging, driver monitoring, help alerts, 24/7 roadside assistance, and Crash Detection with emergency response. On average we respond to 1,000 roadside assists and dispatch 200+ ambulances each month to those in need. 


Offering both free and paid memberships. In addition, the company has raised over $200 million in equity financing, and recently completed an IPO on the ASX exchange — giving our employees the liquidity of a public company with the upside of a private growth stage business.


Life360’s rapidly growing team of 150+ employees is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in San Diego, and Las Vegas. 


Position Summary


As a Sr Test Engineer, Mobile at Life360, you'll be testing our Mobile product releases. You'll be working with an Agile team to deliver high quality software. You are a passionate member of the team who wants to have a high impact; looking for a hands-on technical career.


Primary Responsibilities
Develop test strategies, create test plans, and execute test cases – both manually and via automation
Collaborate with developers, product owners, data engineers, test engineers and other teams to define and agree on test scope, strategy, testability and test cases
Integrate tests with current development cycles to ensure continuous product stability
Collaborate and lead a small team of offshore manual testers
Be a champion for Testing culture, working with other test engineers to drive automation and CI/CD tools and frameworks
Self-motivator, who can work independently, able to learn quickly, meets deadlines and demonstrates problem-solving skills.
Effectively communicate technical information in a clear and concise manner and ability to coordinate cross-team efforts


Experience and Qualifications


5+ years of software engineering testing experience
Strong communication, documentation and writing skills
Strong knowledge of testing on mobile devices (iOS, Android) using tools like Appium
Strong knowledge of UX automation principles on Mobile applications
Ability to coach and assist other team members when needed.
Experience with testing in an AWS environment
Experience contributing to test automation frameworks using Java and Xcode
Experience working with Continuous Integration tools (Jenkins, Maven, CircleCI)
Understanding of DB principles / Technologies with familiarity in DynamoDB and MySQL
Have the ability to solve complex problems with practical, maintainable, and scalable solutions.


Bonus Points


Experience with agile development methodology
Experience in Security testing on Mobile Devices
Experience in Location based architecture testing
Experience in Performance and Scalability testing




  • Fridays are Work From Home days at Life360
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Free snacks, drinks, and food in the office
  • Catered lunches throughout the week
  • Health, dental and vision insurance plans
  • 401k plan
  • $200/month Quality of Life perk
  • An amazing office location within walking distance to the beach
  • Whatever makes you stronger makes us stronger. We buy you the things you need to improve yourself and get your job done.

This position is located in Encinitas, CA. It is not a remote role.