Data Fixture Engineer

Write application data sets for testing, validation and demonstrationer.

"The only constant in life is change."



LinkORB Engineering is looking to expand our global team of remote technology professionals and currently hiring for a data fixture engineer.


At LinkORB, the Data Fixture Engineer role is responsible for:

  • 👉 Writing and improving application data sets
  • 👉 Carefully design test scenarios that demonstrate or validate new and existing application features
  • 👉 Defining and maintaining user-personas; structured, reusable data sets that represent specific user types and user lifecycle behaviors used across multiple applications
  • 👉 Publish and maintain your test data sets using git
  • 👉 Use common data fixture tools, libraries and formats such as Alice, Faker and raw YAML data.
  • 👉 Code review fixture data written by collegues
  • 👉 Reverse engineer applications and their database schemas to understand the data model, relationships and constraints.
  • 👉 Install and configure applications and their dependencies in a development environment (we provide preconfigured GitHub CodeSpaces for this)
  • 👉 Document your understanding of the application data model and data fixtures
  • 👉 Engaging and collaborating with the development and product teams to continuously improve the quality of application data sets
  • 👉 Help to define standards and best practices for data fixture engineering


At LinkORB, we work with the Badge System for qualification and learning. Candidates will be evaluated on their ability to achieve the following badges:

  • 🏅 Git Basics Understand and apply basic Git concepts
  • 🏅 GitHub Basics Understand and apply basic GitHub concepts
  • 🏅 Markdown Basics Understand the basics of the Markdown language.
  • 🏅 YAML Basics Able to read, create and maintain YAML files.


  • 📝 Demonstratable experience with fixture data engineering

That said, at LinkORB we understand that no one knows everything and the learning journey is part of what we love about the work.

Ready to apply?

Great, we are excited to hear from you! Please send a cover letter and resume to engineering@linkorb.com.

Working at LinkORB

LinkORB Engineering is the sub-group of LinkORB focused on the development and operations of our products and platforms: innovative healthcare solutions for healthcare professionals and their patients.

We are a fully remote team collaborating almost entirely asynchronously to build and support products used by millions of families and thousands of healthcare professionals.

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