Oportun. Inc

Software Engineer, Test

Req No.
Regular Full-Time
Remote / WFH
Job Locations

Department Overview


The Technology team @ Oportun is dedicated to delivering and maintaining performant, elegant, and intuitive systems to our business partners and retail customers.  We work on a very unique platform, combining service-oriented platform services with sophisticated user experiences, all enabled through a best-in-class (and fun to use!) automated development infrastructure.  We prove that FinTech is more fun, more challenging, and in our case, more rewarding as we build technology that changes our customers’ lives.  Oportun serves customers in English and Spanish, online and over the phone in 29 states, and in-person at more than 330 retail locations in 9 of those states.


With the launch of the OPRT Development Center in India in December 2019, Oportun embraced a global approach to innovation. Our technology development center plays a critical role in developing and improving Oportun technology, analytics, and systems including technology for financial products, enhancing our customer experience and supporting our mobile servicing platform. Based in Chennai, the ODC is an essential building block of Oportun’s technology-driven business which we aim to grow into the hub of technology and innovation for Oportun, furthering our mission-based, technology-powered approach to providing inclusive, affordable, and empowering financial services.


This is a role where you can take responsibility in leading the technology effort – from technical requirements gathering to final successful delivery of the product.


  • Work with other engineers to develop automation scripts and Utilities used by team on daily basis
  • Play a significant role in the ongoing evolution and refinement of current products and platforms through one or more of
  • functional testing (manual and automation)
  • execution and automation of regression tests
  • Help triage, troubleshoot, escalate and provide resolution to production issues.
  • Document and escalate product defects to the Engineering Team.
  • Identify and escalate priority issues that need immediate attention.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams which requires strong presentation skills and attention to details


  • 6-8 years professional experience in quality assurance or/and software application development.
  • 3-4 years’ experience in Java (TestNG), Selenium Webdriver (Grid, parallel, SauceLabs), frontend and backend test automation.
  • Strong in writing SQL queries
  • Ability to perform both Manual and Automated Testing
  • Experience working with Git repositories.
  • Working knowledge in different browsers and operating systems
  • Must possess excellent written/oral communication and organizational skills with the ability to work within a growing company with increasing needs.
  • Experience with setting up Test Strategies for large scale applications
  • Must possess a comprehensive understanding of the Software Development Process, QA best practices and methodologies
  • Efficient in testing using UI and RESTAPI’s.
  • Experience in the following:
    • UI Automation experience – preferably with Protractor or similar framework
    • REST API Automated Testing using Java, TestNG, RestAssured or similar.
    • CI/CD via Jenkins or similar
    • Tools like Jira or similar, Confluence - Wiki, Jenkins - CI tool, Eclipse/IntelliJ, Maven, Visual Studio code
    • SQL/Database testing
    • Batch Process Testing


Company Overview


Oportun (Nasdaq: OPRT) is an A.I.-powered digital banking platform that seeks to make financial health effortless for anyone. Driven by a mission to provide inclusive and affordable financial services, Oportun helps its nearly 1.5 million hardworking members meet their daily borrowing, savings, banking, and investing needs. Since inception, Oportun has provided more than $12 billion in responsible and affordable credit, saved its members more than $2 billion in interest and fees, and automatically helped members set aside more than $7.2 billion for rainy days and other needs. In recognition of its responsibly designed products, Oportun has been certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) since 2009.


With headquarters in California and a remote-first corporate culture, our 3,000+ team members work in Oportun locations and remotely throughout the United States, Mexico, and India.  Our global operations include our Mexico contact centers and administrative offices, our India technology development center, and our US corporate, technology, and retail operations.


We are proud to have been named a “Top Workplace” by the Bay Area News Group for three consecutive years, one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies in the World for 2020 and recognized as one of TIME Magazine’s 2018 Genius Companies Reinventing the Future.



Working at Oportun means enjoying a differentiated experience of being part of a team that fosters a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where we all feel a sense of belonging and are encouraged to share our perspectives. This inclusive culture is directly connected to our organization's performance and ability to fulfill our mission of delivering affordable credit to those left out of the financial mainstream. We celebrate and nurture our inclusive culture through our employee resource groups and our Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging Council.


Remote-First Company

As a “remote-first” workplace, our team members live, work and collaborate from their homes, remote work locations and our offices and contact centers in the United States, Mexico, and India. No matter our location, we are dedicated to our mission to provide inclusive, affordable financial services that empower our customers to build a better future.



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