Operation Occupation: Automation Test Engineer

Automation Test Engineer – Software Developer in Test
As a Software Developer in Test (SDET), you are an integral part of our client’s Testing Department’s organizational vision of including software Testers as active, early participants in the development lifecycle. As a Test Developer, ideally you will have the engineering flavor of a Developer combined with the quality mindset of a Tester. You will influence product design and the testability of new features so that we can help provide an unbeatable experience for our users.
For this position, we’re asking for candidates that are interested in and can exemplify leadership; we need constant learners who motivate their peers and are self-motivated, who are positive and pragmatic, who communicate and collaborate, who execute technical direction, who take responsibility and ownership, and who are driven by the quality and success of their products.
Here’s what we’ll need you to do:

  • Partner with feature developers and other SDETs to build the tools and infrastructure that will ensure that our code is thoroughly tested to the highest standards
  • Partner with team members to ensure that we are building testable applications
  • Collaborate with the team to drive development of Test Automation Frameworks
  • Create and modify our automated scenarios by using our Frameworks
  • Create and maintain libraries and object repositories for Automation Frameworks
  • Maintain and contribute to development of test stubs and tools to enhance manual test execution
  • Investigate new testing technologies to expand and improve product test coverage
  • Drive continuous integration, recommending approach and technology infrastructure and tools

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related field, as well as relevant IT experience
  • 3 – 5 years experience in OO design patterns and coding best practices
  • 3 – 5 years experience in Test Automation in an Agile environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge of continuous integration and continuous deployment best practices
  • Demonstrated knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • 2+ years experience in SQL and UNIX
  • Proven expertise in engineering best practices in Unit, functional, and non-functional testing
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Email your resume to jpowell@askstaffing.com or apply to this position on Monster.