ROLE: Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)
DURATION: LONG TERM
LOCATION: HERNDON, VA
As a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), your will play a key role in Specialized Testing Group working on Automation initiatives. You will contribute to a team of highly-skilled engineers tasked with ensuring the delivery of high quality innovative solutions.
Primary responsibilities include:
Work with the team to identify and build automated tests into the software development and delivery pipeline (CI/CD) leveraging common frameworks
Ensure that all test related work is carried out as per the defined standards and procedures.
Work across teams to understand enterprise quality requirements and ensure adoption of core processes and standards
Design automated test scripts that are reusable.
Analyze and document test results; when appropriate, provide recommendations and solutions
Ensure that all automated testing related activities are carried out as per the standards defined by the company.
Analyze test results and regression cycle times, identify areas of improvements and opportunities to increase test automation across projects.
Familiar with emerging technologies and trends in Software Development stream
Hands on experience in driving proof of concepts with modern tools and technologies to drive automation and innovation
Ability to solve problems that span multiple interconnected systems
Interest and ability to learn other technologies and skills as needed.
A keen grasp of performance concerns
The ability to communicate concisely, honestly, and clearly
Experience with automation tools and frameworks such as Selenium
Experience with UNIX or Linux and Windows operating systems; comfortable using standard UNIX utilities to do testing and identify issues