Test Engineer Professional

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
McLean, Virginia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 13, 2021
Closes
May 18, 2021
Ref
JR2417
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:
The team aims to manage change risk by balancing agility and stability. The team's vision is to become an empowered organization of trusted advisors for the business that demonstrate a firm understanding of the customer's end-to-end process by delivering quality products and services quickly to the market.

***This position can be performed currently from a remote location in the U.S. but will require presence in a Freddie Mac office in the future.***

Our Impact:
  • Our team is responsible for user acceptance testing for single family business initiatives.
  • The team aims to manage change risk by balancing agility and stability.
  • We thrive on achieving the efficient testing and help delivering quality products and services quickly to the market.


Your Impact:

In this role, you will be an integral part of a UAT and product team and will be expected to:
  • Analyzing business needs while asking probing & thoughtful questions to understand customer impacts and needs in the marketplace.
  • Identifying, tracking, and resolving or bring up project level risks, issues and concerns to UAT Lead
  • Interacting with business partners to support defect analysis, reproduction, and documentation
  • Developing & executing test scenarios, test cases, as well creating data files for UAT, regression, and smoke validations
  • Automating testing for secondary mortgage applications using DevOps methodologies, including but not limited to BDD, TDD, etc.
  • Adapting and/or creating testing frameworks to support UAT efforts.
  • Recommending approaches/solutions to problems, and communicating pros & cons
  • Sharing ideas for process improvements opportunities


Qualifications:
  • Must have experience in Quality Assurance, Functional, Automation, GUI, Back-End, Data-Driven Performance, Stress, Load, and Regression Testing of web and client-server applications
  • Must have experience in BDD and TDD and tools (such as Gherkin and Cucumber) to implement methodologies
  • Must have experience in Selenium, Cucumber (Postman experience a plus)
  • Demonstrated experience with Continuous Integration.
  • Must be willing to learn new DevOps technologies and keep up with the latest and greatest technology tool
  • Primary Mortgage Market experience is a plus
  • Must have experience in one or more of the following software lifecycle methodologies: SDLC, Agile, DevOps


Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Strong communication and consultation skills
  • Intellectual agility and interpersonal flexibility
  • Automation testing experience with Selenium
  • Ability to learn and pick up new technologies
  • Ability to work with and collaborate across the team and where silos exist
  • Ability to develop mutually beneficial relationships in a cross-functional team setting
  • Agile methodology (to include knowledge of all ceremonies and deliverables)


Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Information Technology

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt

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