Software Development Engineer

Baltimore, MD
Jan 20, 2022
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
JOB OVERVIEW Software Development Engineer in Test will work collaboratively as part of an agile development team and will provide software automation engineering expertise to deliver incremental features to a wide range of products. Design, develop, and integrate tests into our automation frameworks, identify poor performing tests and implement fixes to increase reliability, log defects, test scalability of systems, and provides status reports on the progress of tasks.The Prometric agile development primarily leverages C#, .Net, .Net Core, ASP.Net, MVC, HTML5, Angular, Bootstrap, React, NodeJS, Typescript, Electron, CSS3, RESTful WebAPI, WCF Web Services, Entity Framework, SQL Server, Azure, and Hadoop (Java). COMPANY BACKGROUND Prometric ( ) is a trusted test development and delivery provider to more than 300 organizations worldwide. Prometric serves as an industry gatekeeper, ensuring that people legitimately earn the credentials they seek to achieve, and thereby guaranteeing a fair testing experience for all who come through our doors. RESPONSIBILITIES Advise and build automation scripts (unit, integration, end-to-end, UI) ensuring code coverage and quality Create, execute, improve, and maintain automation test scripts through standard methodologies, closely monitor test results for swift feedback, and participate in peer code reviews Advocate and evangelize good testing practices, like pair programming, code reviews, Test Driven Development (TDD), Exploratory Testing, Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD), Continuous Integration (CI), and Continuous Delivery (CD) Identify, evaluate, report and document defects, questionable functions and inconsistencies in product content and outlook during the design and implementation phase Conduct Manual testing when required and lead and conduct Exploratory Testing sessions with the team. Establish and maintain comprehensive and well-structured test cases to organize component test scenarios, for documentation and knowledge sharing purposes Troubleshoot production issues as needed QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS EDUCATION Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline. EXPERIENCE 5 to 7 years' experience in software quality assurance or programming OR 7-9 years relevant work experience Good understanding of QA methodologies and strong 'hands on' experience developing test scripts for functional, performance, and regression testing that include automated, ad-hoc, and manual testing elements Good experience with Continuous Integration, Continuous Build, Continuous Delivery Practices, Test Automation and related tool-sets (such as Selenium, Jenkins, NightwatchJS, etc) Solid programming background, experience with Javascript, NodeJS, Java, or similar Strong grasp of computer science fundamentals, algorithms and data structures. Experience with testing within an Agile development environment Experience mentoring junior team members, overseeing code quality and evangelizing best practices Good oral and written communications, an ability to present and discuss technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuades others, and gains understanding SKILLS Working experience in cloud ecosystem (Azure, Google Cloud, AWS), Docker, Kubernetes is a plus Experience working with Azure DevOps Understanding and experience with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Familiarity with PCI and/or FISMA (or similar) compliance standards preferred Experience working with CMMI PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS N/A Prometric is an equal opportunity employer: disability/veteran