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Software Development Test Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00099
Location: New York City, New York
Position Type:Contract
Summary: The main function of a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) is to develop and execute software test plans in order to identify software problems and their causes. Job Responsibilities: Execute test plans, scenarios, scripts or procedures Test system modifications to prepare for implementation Develop testing programs that address areas such as database impacts, software scenarios, or usability Document software defects, using a bug tracking system, and report defects to software developers Identify, analyze and document problems with program function, output, online screen or content Monitor bug resolution efforts and track successesCreate or maintain databases of known test defects Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope or delivery dates Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required8+ years' experience required Development and programming experience Experience with automated testing tools and technologies
Details: Looking for an experienced software test engineer. The ideal candidate will be able to analyze business requirements, think through the problem space on a deep level, create test plans that cover the new features while considering impact across the app and the integration implication to partner application. Must have strong manual testing abilities, finding bugs in all layers from the UI to the backend and anything in between. Attention to detail and a passion for finding those tricky lurking problems before the customer sees them. The candidate must know be able to write code to write and debug automated tests and to code review other's automation code and product code. Prefer Java, but would consider a c# or other coding skills. Good SQL skills also desired. UI automation experience with Selenium or Protractor will be useful on this team. We have applications that are moving from on-prem to AWS cloud so the candidate will be exposed to a wide range of assignments and challenges. The position is fast paced with lots of opportunity to learn and contribute.