Software Engineer in Test

VanderHouwen - Portland, OR3.7

30+ days ago
Software Development Engineer in Test
Our client is looking for a Software Development Engineer in Test to join their team at their Portland, OR office.

Software Development Engineer in Test Responsibilities
Work embedded in a software development team that is focused on rapidly delivering working software.
Test web services through the use of manual exploratory testing and building automated test suites to ensure it meets the use cases and requirements.
Build test plans and risk assessments.
Build advanced tools for test automation.
Help identify weaknesses in our products by actively participating in all phases of the development process.
Build and contribute to a culture of quality by improving processes, building stakeholder buy in, and mentoring peers.

Software Development Engineer in Test Qualifications
3+ years of Software Testing experience.
Passion for improving software quality.
Experience with testing or developing web services.
Proven and demonstrable skill in Python, Groovy, or Java.
Experience working with black-box and white-box testing methodologies.
Advanced problem-solving, debugging and troubleshooting skills.
Strong software design debugging and testing skills.
Familiar with running/testing software in *nix environments.
Demonstrates passion about establishing exceptional quality standards. You're the type that always feels they can do things better the next time around. You consistently look for better, faster, and more inclusive ways to prove that our software quality meets the mark.
Software Engineer by training, quality practitioner by trade.
You really enjoy applying your software engineering practices in meaningful ways to continue pushing the quality bar forward.
Understands how to strike the balance between manual and automated testing.
You understand that your time is valuable and prioritize your automation efforts towards the highest risk, most repeatable, and highest value test cases.
Values the power of the team. You enjoy working with an integrated team through problem identification, requirements gathering, design, code review, testing, and release.
Thinks holistically. You work hard to understand the whole problem and aren't afraid to ask questions or point out concerns.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

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