BethesdaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Bethesda jobs

Software Engineer in Test

Company: Partner's Consulting Inc
Location: Bethesda
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

Title: Software Engineer in Test
Location: Bethesda, MD
Type: Contract

Our client is seeking a Software Engineer in Test who will bw responsible for delivering quality, well-tested APIs, data processes and end-user products to production using testing automation tools. The

The Software Engineer in Test should be able to work well within a team and independently. The candidate should have extensive experience with writing automated test scripts using one of the languages from SQL, ANSI SQL, .Net (C#), Java, Python, and business intelligence solutions. The candidate should have extensive knowledge on automated testing frameworks. Should be able to use independent problem-solving skills and be able to break down complex problems into elegant, testable pieces.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Create database test automation scripts capable of validating schemas, data elements, and advanced calculations.
  • Own the QA role throughout each project including but not limited to: consuming requirements, writing and executing tests (manual and automated), reporting status, finding and logging defects, tracking defect fixes, gathering and reporting metrics, choosing when and what to re-test, collaborate with team members, incorporate schedule and scope changes, shepherd the product to delivery, be responsible for quality.
  • Maintain the database test automation library; update/retire existing tests.
  • Work closely with Development and Infrastructure teams to define and implement an overall test automation infrastructure.
  • Work closely with Business Process Engineers to analyze and understand the business requirements, devise a test strategy that adequately covers the requirements.
  • Breakdown the requirements into testable pieces, design and write automated and manual (where applicable) test cases, integration test, functional and smoke tests, acceptance, and regression tests.
  • Write automated scripts based on the project domain, gather and report metrics.
  • Identify test cases that needs to be updated/replaced in automated scripts as per defects, project requirements, updates etc.
  • Contributes to the management of testing environments and the automated deployment of updates for testing purposes.
  • Help evolve the team's tools & techniques in the areas of quality assurance and documentation.
  • Participate in estimation activities for project scope and schedule.
    Required Skills:
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
    • 4 or more years of prior work-related experience.
    • Basic knowledge and understanding on AI Applications preferred, but not required.
    • Basic knowledge on AWS Cloud, Kubernetes, Docker, Microservices, or Azure Cloud services preferred, but not required.
    • gile and SDLC experience at least 2+ years.
    • Knowledge of testing methodologies and the Software Development Life Cycle.
    • Experience testing processes in SQL Server and/or Snowflake environment.
    • Hands-on experience with building test automation systems.
    • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Good Test Management skills using Jira/Confluence.
    • Experience using MS SQL, MS Excel, MS Visio skills.
    • Hands-on experience building test automation systems in a software engineering role.
    • Strong coding aptitude at a testing level is a must.
    • In-depth understanding of a variety of automation tools from Unit testing to GUI level automation.
    • Understands source control management and build processes.
    • Experience successfully applying Agile/Scrum methodology to develop and execute software test automation including continuous integration and test-driven development.
    • Proven experience assessing and implementing automation methodologies and best practices, including training, change management, and process/procedure documentation.

Keywords: Partner's Consulting Inc, Bethesda , Software Engineer in Test, IT / Software / Systems , Bethesda, Maryland

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Maryland jobs by following @recnetMD on Twitter!

Bethesda RSS job feeds