Software Development Engineer and Test
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Software Development Engineer and Test
Ref No.: 18-23270
Location: Edison, New Jersey
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 04/05/2018
Role: Software Development Engineer and Test (SDET) - QA Engineer
Location: Jersey City NJ
Duration: 6+ Months


Relevant Experience (in Yrs)
  • 5 + years of proven experience as a software developer with testing experience.
  • 3 + years working in CI environment using Bamboo, Jenkins, Cruise Control or relevant environments

Technical/Functional Skills
  • Possesses extensive knowledge and experience in testing APIs, Service End Points in both distributed and Mainframe Systems.
  • Knowledge of Life Insurance and/or Annuities a plus.
  • 5 + years of proven experience as a software developer with testing experience.
  • 3 + years working in CI environment using Bamboo, Jenkins, Cruise Control or relevant environments
  • Experience with developing Java snippets
  • Experience with Unit testing framework required.
  • Experience in SCRUM, KANBAN, LEAN and XP methodologies on large complex Agile projects.
  • Working knowledge of Agile tools like Rally (Agile Central) and JIRA.
  • Good understanding with test tools such as Selenium/WebDriver, BDD/TDD frameworks.
  • Experience continuously deploying and scheduling tests using Bamboo/Jenkins/GIT.
  • Experience developing test frameworks and test cases using open source test frameworks is preferred.
  • Technical background with a strong understanding of DevOps practices preferred.
  • Experience with testing front-end and backend APIs of Web and Batch applications.
  • Good understanding of RESTful API and SOAP web services.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Experience with test management tools (Client ALM).
  • Advanced knowledge of common software testing procedures and methodologies.
  • Familiar with new innovative trends or tools in the QA industry.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Experience in leveraging on-shore / off-shore staffing for QA activities.

Experience Required 7-10 Years
Roles & Responsibilities
  • Design test cases and execute functional, integration and end-to-end tests on a variety of platforms.
  • Develop snippets to test APIs and Services
  • Work closely with development team to test and automate unit level tests.
  • Participate and contribute effectively in daily stand-up, sprint review, sprint demo and retrospective meetings.
  • Review user stories with business analysts, designers and developers to ensure tests are appropriate to demonstrate that delivered solution meets agreed upon requirements.
  • Review relevant project documentation and attend meetings as needed.
  • Work closely with Agile team across all phases of a project to constantly test and provide feedback on quality of the product.
  • Conduct test case reviews and ensure requirements traceability.