SDET (Software Developer in Test)

QualiTest Group - Denver, CO (30+ days ago)3.4

Are you interested in working with the nation’s largest independent software testing company? Read on!

QualiTest is looking for a SDET (Software Developer in Test) in Denver, CO.

If you’re passionate about testing, we want to talk to you!

Position Description:
As a Software Developer in Test (SDET), you are an integral part of the client’s Testing Organization’s vision of getting Testers as an active early participant in the development lifecycle as a Test Developer. Ideally you will have the engineering flavor of a Developer with the quality mindset of a Tester. You will influence product design and the testability of new features so we can help provide an awesome experience for our users.

For this position, we’re asking for candidates that exemplify leadership: 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.

Your day to day -

Become a subject matter expert in multiple applications
Partner with feature developers and other SDETs to build the tools and infrastructure to ensure our production code is thoroughly tested to the highest standards
Partner with team members to ensure we are building testable applications
Collaborate across teams to drive development of Test Automation Frameworks
Assist feature developers in stabilizing our code, build and deployments
Provide guidance across the technology organization to enhance efficiency and consistently deliver our strategic vision.
Create and modify our automated scenarios by using our Frameworks
Promote quality within all aspects of development by actively participating in requirements gathering, technical design reviews, etc.
Create and maintain libraries and object repositories for Automation Frameworks
Maintain and contribute to development of test stubs, tools to enhance manual test execution
Partner with the client Testing Community to ensure they have tools for test execution
Assist in production releases
Swarm to assist any member on the team to meet our commitments
Make process and systems improvement recommendations to assist the business in achieving its goals and objectives
Thrive to understand our industry to become a stronger partner in the team and a better consultant to our partners
Drive Community of Practice activities
Investigate new testing technologies and methodologies to expand and improve product test coverage
Drive continuous integration, recommending approach and technology infrastructure and tools
Mentor SDETs and Test Engineers to spread adoption of automation strategy and best practices throughout the team.
Self-directed, as demonstrated by setting effective goals, establishing priorities, and planning well in order to produce quality work
Provide leadership, technical direction, training, information and inspiration to team members.
Participate in Sprint Planning meetings and prepare test strategy for each cycle
Create test plans and implement test automation where possible
Track and report test coverage metrics
Ideate on fundamental test practices for application testing
Execute test cases and report defects found in the issue tracking system
Organize and triage defects for developers
Accurately report out test quality metrics to Manager and scrum
Support the Business teams in its definition and prioritizing of user stories from the product backlog.
Estimate the level of effort/story points for the user stories that were selected and prioritized from the product backlog.
Based on Project team capacity, the level of effort required, and business team’s prioritization, assign selected user stories to testing efforts within the sprints
Create or modify the test automation java code to automate the testing
Update the existing automation code repository and associated documentation
Execute and report the test script results and follow up on any issues found during testing.
Review of the Feature Files that contain the User Stories and Test Scenarios
Review of the Gherkin within each Test Scenario
Creation or Modification of the java methods linked to each Gherkin “When” clause
Creation or Modification of underlying java methods
Updates to the code repository and associated documentation related to the automation code
What you bring to the team?

Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related field or relevant IT experience
5+ years test automation development experience in Java, Ruby or the same years of experience in an equivalent Object Oriented language
In-cycle experience in Test Automation in an Agile environment
Demonstrated knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
Selenium, Java, JMeter, API testing
MicroFocus UFT (optional)
5+ years of UNIX or Linux shell command experience
Demonstrated knowledge of continuous integration and continuous deployment best practices and build tools i.e., Rake, Maven and Ant
Experience with version control tools like Git or SVN
3+ Years Experience in writing SQL queries and strong knowledge in relational database structures
Strong familiarity with SOAP and REST
Proven expertise in engineering best practices in unit, functional and non-functional testing
Exposure to NoSQL databases such as Cassandra or CouchDB
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Mentoring on set up and usage of the automation framework. This can include IDE setup, installation of dependencies such as Maven and GIT, branching strategy, page object model overview, most crucial framework features such as data driving, environment switches, and object recognition strategies.

Why QualiTest?

Stability - QualiTest Group is a well-established, dynamic, stable company. We are the nation’s largest pure play testing and QA company.
Learning opportunities - Gain hands-on project experience, exposure to multiple projects, environments, testing tools and programming languages!
Welfare - We tailor our benefits to our employees’ needs; School tuition reimbursements, free gym membership, and more.
Culture - All QualiTesters help to shape and build our company culture with a simple goal, to love coming to work.
Growth - QualiTesters have growth opportunities to move into management and continually move up the career ladder
Global - With branches across the world, we always have new exciting opportunities around the corner
Teamwork - Like working in a proactive team where your input and ability are valued? QualiTest is your place!
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