Senior Software Development Engineer in Test
Updated on 2/7/2024
Business Wire

5,001-10,000 employees

Commercial news distribution company
Company Overview
Business Wire is on a mission to redefine how organizations connect with their audiences. Organizations big and small depend on Business Wire to accurately publicize market-moving news and multimedia, host online newsrooms and investor relations websites, and generate social engagements that continuously develop interactions with their target audience.
Financial Services

Company Stage


Total Funding





Addison, Texas

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Development Operations (DevOps)
Software Engineering
  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in computer science or related technical field with relevant work experience
  • 7+ years of SDET experience with strong coding skills and a comprehensive understanding of key concepts of software quality
  • Strong fundamentals in programming languages, testing methodologies, automation, system design, object-oriented design, version control systems, database management, CI/CD pipeline, and agile methodologies
  • Experience creating, running, and troubleshooting automation scripts for testing web applications, microservices, and Java applications using open-source test tools like Cypress, Selenium, and Playwright
  • Experience programming in JavaScript and at least one other modern programming language like Python, Java, C# or Swift
  • Expert skills creating, modifying, and maintaining Automation Framework Models such as Modular, Keyword-Driven, Data-Driven or Hybrid
  • Experience working with DevOps installing, configuring, and integrating Automation scripts on Continuous Integration (CI) tools
  • Experience with stress, performance, and load testing using jMeter or k6
  • Experience implementing quality improvement and Agile software development methodologies
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills
  • Partner with Engineering and Product teams to gain a detailed understanding of software features and contribute to design and architectural discussions
  • Build, deploy, and manage robust, scalable, and high-quality test automation frameworks for functional and non-functional testing and integrate the automated tests into CI/CD pipelines to streamline the quality process
  • Collaborate with your Agile team to understand customer usage models and develop test plans, cases and data that closely mimic real-world scenarios to assure an exceptional user experience
  • Create, automate, and run test cases for all types of functional and non-functional testing, verifying the performance, usability, scalability, and reliability of our products meets acceptable quality standards
  • Identify, log, and track defects discovered during all phases of test and provide a high level of transparency to stakeholders
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose any errors and points of failure
  • Perform exploratory and manual testing as necessary to ensure high test coverage
  • Participate in code reviews and pair programming and provide mentorship to fellow engineers in test designs, methodologies and guidance on best practices
  • Coordinate with leadership and all parties involved in the SDLC to ensure test coverage for code deploy events
  • Produce a large amount of consistent, high-quality automation code and ensure extensive unit, API, and regression test coverage
  • Prepare and present summary test reports to stakeholders, conduct training on automation tools, and promote adoption of quality standards across the organization
Desired Qualifications
  • Master's degree in computer science or related technical field with relevant work experience
  • Relevant certifications from ISTQB, IIST, CSTE or similar institutions
  • AWS Cloud Certification or other cloud vendor certification and experience
  • Experience using Google Analytics, Clarity, Open Replay, or Log Rocket
  • Ability to perform complex queries in relational and non-relational databases
  • Mobile application test experience
  • Experience testing Salesforce CRM and/or Oracle Fusion applications