Senior Software Developer in Test II Senior Software Developer in Test II …

State Street Corporation
in Burlington, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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State Street Corporation
in Burlington, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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State Street Corporation
Senior Software Developer in Test II
What we are looking for:

The candidate should be a sharp, experienced software engineer in test with strong problem-solving skills and a solid software testing foundation. This role requires a talented, detail oriented, enthusiastic individual who is passionate about quality with the ability to grasp tough issues quickly and deliver well engineered, high-quality solutions.

We are looking for a strong software engineer to build out the next generation of our software test automation infrastructure as part of our Quality Assurance Infrastructure team. The candidate will be responsible for designing, developing, delivering, and supporting the software infrastructure that enables automated product validation to the rest of the development community at Charles River Development. This position provides services for planning and the execution of central automated regression runs for all product departments. In addition, this candidate is responsible for maintaining and expanding the labs which host both automated and manual testing as well as conducting staging and certification of the product media during the ship-stage of a release.

Why this job is important to us:
This position will work with the QA Automation Infrastructure Team Lead to implement cutting edge complex quality engineering automation frameworks, tools and other solutions for software development and deployment initiatives to ensure the software meets quality expectations.

The candidate will be familiar with testing methodologies, automation techniques and knowledge in multiple tools for functional, non-functional test automation. The individual will have a good understanding of test automation approaches (keyword-driven, Data-driven, TDD, BDD) and technology stacks (Java, Python, JavaScript, Groovy etc.). The individual will work to integrate test automation into CI/CD process and instrument full SDLC automation, like cloud testing execution and reporting tools such as Jira

What we value:
Experience in test automation, particularly with SILKTest, and process automation with cutting edge tools for Web, Desktop, DB and Web-service testing (Selenium, Ready API, etc.) is preferred. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment will be essential.

Financial services industry experience is a plus.

What you will be responsible for:
  • Develop C#/Java code for the management of automation infrastructure.
  • Develop API's using C#/Java that facilitate the creation of rich automation test suites by the product development teams.
  • Provide automation support and guidance to Dev Teams.
  • Debug and correct problems in the automation infrastructure code.
  • Perform performance profiling of code and systems and propose solutions to address defects.
  • Provide support for Linux and Windows environments.
  • Provide support for Oracle and MSS environments.
  • Analyze systems and procedures and implement necessary improvements.

Education and preferred qualifications:

B.S. degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics or other technical course of study or Business with an MIS background. MS degree strongly preferred.

  • 5+ years of experience with C#/Java development.
  • Strong programming skills to develop automation infrastructure effectively.
  • Experience with ASP.NET web development.
  • Experience with Java, PowerShell and batch scripts.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies such as VMware, Docker, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience with various automation tools.
  • Experience with Silk4Net is a plus.
  • Experience with JavaScript-based technologies and best practices is a plus.
  • At least 3 years of experience with Linux and Oracle and SQL Server database.
  • Knowledge of Agile/Scrum Development processes, QA processes and standards.
  • Ability to conduct administration in Windows and Linux environments.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask ongoing project tasks while supporting a variety of incoming questions from the development community.
  • Ability to provide guidance on how to troubleshoot issues.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins and GIT and other relevant tools.
  • Exposure to testing tools such as Selenium Webdriver, Gradle, Jenkins.
  • Familiarity with Teamcity, Git, Confluence, JIRA, Docker, ELK stack.
  • Experience working in automated test and continuous deployment environments.
  • Experience working with mixed onshore/offshore teams.
  • Experience in cloud application projects preferable Azure.
  • Superior communication and organizational skills.
  • Strong ability to work as part of a team, demonstrate initiative and solve problems independently.
Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.

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