Senior Software Development Engineer in Test
Sdet
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

N/A

Total Funding

$1.7B

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Addison, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-5%

2 year growth

-6%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Python
JavaScript
Java
Salesforce
AWS
iOS/Swift
Selenium
Development Operations (DevOps)
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 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
Responsibilities
  • 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