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Software Development Engineer (Test)
Ref No.: 17-12588
Location: Reston, Virginia
Immediate need for a Software Development Engineer (Test) with experience in the IT Industry. This is a 07 months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Reston, VA. Please review the job description below:


Job ID: 17-12588
 
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
  • The Java Automation Engineer / Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) is responsible for developing and executing comprehensive suites of automation cases, maintaining and adding to existing automation framework.
  • Continued evaluation of test cases for inclusion in regression, automation for newly integrated features, and development of tool sets to augment automation framework.
  • The SDET will also work closely with Software Developers in Scrum teams to deliver the highest quality products in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Create, maintain, and execute automation suite against our software platforms
  • Enhance and extend the automation library and framework
  • Defect tracking
  • Participate in day-to-day Scrum team activities
  • Add to company's performance and scalability efforts

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
 
  • 3+ years of hands on Java development experience is a must.
  • Experience in developing automation scripts with Cucumber / Selenium WebDriver in Java is a plus.
  • Proficiency with Jenkins continuous integration system.
  • Expert with SVN source code control system.
  • A degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Technical.
  • Communications or the equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Experience in Java programming, compilation and run time environments.
  • Excellent grammar and formal writing skills.
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to interface and work with varied positions and levels of technical knowledge both within the department and with other departments in the company.
  • Ability to learn proprietary applications quickly.
  • Self-motivated, self-starting individual with drive to work independently as needed.
  • Exposure to Scrum and/or Agile development models.

Our client is a leading IT Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.