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Software Quality Engineer (NYC)
Ref No.: 18-00382
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/28/2018

Job Title: Software Quality Engineer
Location: Midtown, NY
Job Type: Contract to Hire
Duration: 6+ Months to Conversion
Contact Info: Ella Blank - - 201-786-2414

Who we need:

  • Passionate: You care about the quality of anything produced under your name and take pride in your work
  • Empathic: You show great empathy for your audience
  • Participative: You are eager to collaborate to find solutions
  • Flexible: You welcome feedback from the team to improve on your designs.
  • Self-learner: You are enthusiast in learning, as well as sharing what you know with your teammates.
  • Diverse SQE skill set: someone that can do automation testing but also manual/black box testing if that's the need.
  • Intellectual Curiosity: Critical thinking and complex problem-solving abilities
  • Contextual Adaptability: Able to adapt to different testing approaches depending upon the context of the projects.
  • Time management: Managing time wisely by prioritizing and automating test cases
  • Understand business needs: Able to take the ultimate call on a system's ability to go live and provide the business with strategic inputs from testing perspective.

What you will be doing:

  • Create automated software tools to verify and quantify the quality of the produced software
  • Uncover, document and track defects
  • Improve test case execution efficiency and test coverage
  • Perform manual and automated Functional, Performance and End to End Product and System tests
  • Create training documentation & conduct knowledge transfer sessions
  • Work in an agile development environment, collaborating with the Engineering and Product teams to deliver quality software iteratively
  • Integrate QA processes into software development & release cycles

The technologies you'll be using:

  • Source Control: github
  • CI/CD: Jenkins
  • Repository Manager: Nexus
  • Containerization: Kubernetes, Tectonic, Docker
  • Cloud Computing: AWS Lambda, API Gateway, Kinesis, EC2, EC2 Autoscaling, Cognito and others
  • Programming Languages and Frameworks: Java, Groovy, Spring Boot
  • Code Control: SonarQube
  • Databases: MySQL, MongoDB, Dynamo DB, AuroraDB
  • Testing Frameworks and tools: TestNg, RestAssured, RestTemplate, Selenium, Jmeter, Blazemeter, WireMock and others ...

Skills you'll need to have:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science
  • 3+ years of professional experience in Software Test Automation in a Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment environment - framework creation, script creation from manual test cases, automation script maintenance
  • Hands on experience in: Automating RESTful APIs Automating front end applications Test automation using Java, Selenium, TestNg, Maven and JMeter. Using Project Management/Defect Tracking Systems such as JIRA or Rally.
  • Hands in experience with Jenkins, Git, SonarQube, Spring Boot and Swagger is preferred.

All offers of employment at TechLink, Inc. are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check.

Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates.

Background checks will include: Social Security Verification, Prior Employment Verification, Professional References, Educational Verification, Criminal History, Motor Vehicle Records and e-verify.