Software Development Engineer in Test Ii (sdet Ii)

Posting ID : A1068510412
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Computer Gigs

General Responsibilities:

Schedule and implement automated software tests. Identify and solve problems at the component or feature level. Actively participates in multiple functional areas. Propose methods for improvements. Mentor others as necessary. Understand the needs of customers and of groups dependent on the work of the team, and uses this understanding to drive test automation. Code relatively complex tests to implement a test design. Set up a test automation and execution framework. Implement key steps that are used by several test cases. Put together the key steps to build an automated suite of test cases.Execute test cases and report results, collect metrics around testing, and create and manage testing schedules. Involved from product inception, proactively look for potential quality issues, and contribute to Technical Reviews and Root Cause Analysis sessions. Find and recommend industry standard testing methodologies and technologies. Proactively identify and build effective solutions to complex technical problems.

Client Description:

A provider of exceptional value and expert advice for travelers booking cruises and vacations through its network of 190 retail franchise locations across North America, seeks a highly motivated Software Development Engineer in Test II (SDET II) to plan, design, create, and execute tests for its cruise shopping domain. We seek a tester who is passionate about quality assurance and drives for results. An ideal candidate is a strong communicator, capable of interfacing with teams across disciplines, including business owners. Responsibilities include driving all aspects of quality assurance, ranging from spec review, to creation of test specifications, test plans, and test cases, to test-pass execution and analysis, triage, and more. An ability to take initiative and execute efficiently are critical competencies in this role. We work in a fast-paced, agile and continuous-delivery environment that requires the ability to balance between multiple projects and drive clarity from ambiguity in order to ship with confidence and ensure the high quality of our product experienced by millions of our users.

Other Requirements:

Excellent problem solving skills and test-engineering acumen.
3-5 years of experience testing presentation layer, business logic, and back-end services in one or more of the following technologies: Java, JavaScript, TestNG, Ruby, Gherkin, Cucumber, HTML, and CSS.
A passion for quality and a proactive approach to testing.
An ability to communicate effectively with business owners and peers in other functional roles in order to improve the customer experience.
Previous work in agile environment preferred.
Experience with internet E-commerce and/or the online-travel industry a bonus.
BS degree in CS or related engineering discipline or equivalent work experience required.

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