Ledgent Finance & Accounting
Sr. Software Eng QA in Test
At a glance
Location: US-CA-Newark Map
Posted: 01/11/2019
Closing: 02/10/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Ledgent Finance & Accounting
Job description
The Role:
The Sr. SW Engineer in Test is responsible for working with SW QA and SW development team to facilitate and implement  test automation
              
Your Contribution:
Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you'll need for success here. In this role you will:
 

- Lead QA efforts in the development of QA test automation capability strategy.  
- Leverage your technical skills to design & implement automation testing infrastructure, establish formal frameworks, suites, standards and processes, ensure reporting, evaluate and develop new tools and processes to enable development of complex automation system test suites  for our next generation software.
- Incorporate consistency, efficiency and re-usability of test components/scripts in your design
- Collaborate with Product owners, customer support, architects, software and firmware engineers to understand technical system requirements, business use cases, customer issues and application performance considerations to improve test effectiveness and close the gaps in our testing.
- Drive CI/CD from the testing perspective
- Mentor & train QA staff in test automation
- Define, develop and enforce automation testing standards and best practices
- Periodically report testing and automation impact, value, and improvement to stakeholders

              
Key Qualifications:
For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

- 5+ years in development/software automation
- Familiar with software best practices, including test driven development
- Experience with Continuous Integration (CI) processes and tools
- Demonstrated programming skills in Python and Javascript
- Experience with Selenium Webdriver/Chromedriver
- Experience with using automation tools on Windows/Mac
- Experience with WebSockets, JSON
- Service oriented attitude, with strong analytical, problem-solving and conceptual skills
- Ability to communicate highly technical concepts to non-technical individuals

 
In addition, preferable skills and behaviors include:

- Experience with testing frameworks such as Robot Framework
- Experience with PyTest
- Experience with SCM and CI systems - Git, GitLab, TeamCity, Jenkins
- Experience with developing/testing human interface devices
- ISTQB certification

 
Education:

- BS / MS in Computer Science / Computer Engineering, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Job requirements
Demonstrated programming skills in Python and Javascript - A must
Redact/redux
Ruby-5yrs
Experience with WebSockets, JSON
Service oriented attitude, with strong analytical, problem-solving and conceptual skills
Ability to communicate highly technical concepts to non-technical individuals
Sr. Software Eng QA in Test