Randstad Senior Software Test Engineer in New Orleans, Louisiana
Senior Software Test Engineer
location:New Orleans, LA
salary:$9.99 - $9,999,999.99 per year
date posted:Friday, January 18, 2019
industry:Real Estate Rental and Leasing
Senior Software Test Engineer
We are seeking great people for a rewarding opportunity. We have an immediate need for a senior Software Test Engineer who have a proven background in the complete STLC and expertise in automated testing working with Python and Java. This is a permanent, full time, direct hire role. We offer a competitive salary package that includes Medical Insurance, 401K, Bonus, generous PTO, etc.
The Senior Software Test Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, and analyzing automated test suites and tools for a performance management software. Responsibilities include mentoring entry level Software Associates in Test, reviewing manual test suites for automation, and developing automation tools and utilities in a variety of programming languages for a web based enterprise application.
location: New Orleans, Louisiana
job type: Permanent
salary: $9.99 - 9,999,999.99 per year
work hours: 8 to 5
Develop automation by writing components, tools, and scripts to automate the owned test cases
Develop powerful tools and automation systems to accelerate product development, ensuring long-term quality
Automate existing black box tests (all tiers) for functional and performance uses
Ensure the successful execution of the automated test suite.
Ensure the teams and roles you work with are following the standards and best practices when working with QA
Create test documentation (test strategies, plans, designs, scripts) derived from a variety of sources (business use cases, functional specifications, object models, relational diagrams, class diagrams, and system diagrams) to support individual and group testing efforts.
Create feature test plans and cases, and supporting applications, harnesses, and automation to successfully test at the API, class, interface, data access, and application layers
Assist in maintaining quality of work through regular code reviews
Mentor entry level Software Test Team on engineering and company best practices
Advocate for quality software development by influencing and improving upstream development processes, creating a proactive approach to quality in all its forms
Analyzes test results to determine where application bugs exist and where tests need improvement
7+ years of test experience
4+ years of programing experience (C#, Java, Ruby, Python)
3+ years of test automation experience
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited University with a major in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or Physics, OR graduation from a technical college combined with relevant work experience
Knowledge of industry testing/development best practices
Agile Development Methodologies (Scrum/Kanban)
Scalable Enterprise Web Based Applications
Automated Testing Using Python, PERL, Java, Robot Framework, Selenium, SQL, Jenkins, etc.
Using unit test frameworks such as xUnit or JUnit
Building mocks/stubs to perform isolated testing
Mobile Platform Testing (Android, iOS, Windows Phone)
UI/UX, CLI, Microservice, and API Testing
Cloud IaaS Solutions (AWS, Azure, OpenStack, etc.)
Database Management Systems
Linux and Windows Server/IIS Environments Testing
Proven ability to write test automation frameworks or harnesses
Experience with Crucible, Git, and Jenkins
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.