Automated Software Development Engineer in Test ~ SDET (Englewood Cliffs, NJ)

At Railroad19, we develop customized software solutions and provide software development services. 
We are currently seeking an Automated
Software Development Engineer in Test with experience creating automated software tools to verify and quantify the quality of the produced software.   The right candidate is a self-driven individual with passion for innovation, who will collaborate closely with developers, understand code and write automated integration and regression tests.

At Railroad19, you are part of a company that values your work and gives you the tools you need to succeed. We are headquartered in Saratoga Springs, New York, but we are a distributed team of developers across the US.   This role is reporting into the offices in Midtown Manhattan office or our Englewood Cliffs, N.J.

This is a full-time role with vacation, full benefits and 401k.  Railroad19 provides competitive compensation with excellent benefits and a great corporate culture.
Core responsibilities:
  • Understand our client's fast-moving business requirements
  • Develop and maintain test automation processes in alignment with the project and/or organization’s standards and tools
  • Create automated software tools to verify and quantify the quality of the produced software
  • Mature and evolve test architecture through the evaluation and adoption new automation tools, techniques and practices
  • Ability to do automation testing but also manual/black box testing if that’s the need.
  • Participate in early story development and design sessions to suggest and assist in acceptance criteria, boundary tests, and automation plans
  • Once story is ready to be tested, execute test cases and provide detailed and timely feedback
  • Uncover, document and track defects Improve test case execution efficiency and test coverage
  • Perform manual and automated Functional, Performance and End to End Product and System tests
  • Create training documentation & conduct knowledge transfer sessions
  • Work in an agile development environment, collaborating with the Engineering and Product teams to deliver quality software iteratively
  • Integrate QA processes into Software Development & Release Cycles 
  • Negotiate appropriate solutions with multiple stake-holders
  • Collaborate with other teams in order to deliver a highly performance application that contains little or no defects
  • Perform manual and exploratory testing as needed

Skills & Experience:
  • 3+ years of professional experience in Software Test Automation in a Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment environment - framework creation and deployment, test automation design and maintenance
  • 2+ yrs. testing RESTful APIs - manual and automated using/contributing to Java based automation framework and automated API testing.
  • Experience working with Selenium and Appium
  • Experience with Java libraries such as Gson and Guava is preferred
  • Proficient with programming in Java
  • Proficient in the understanding and application of Quality Engineering best practices and methodologies, along with proven experience in applying standards on major projects and product releases
  • Prepare and analyze test results to aid in problem solving and facilitate decision-making.
  • Experience participating on an agile team
  • Is self-directed and can effectively contribute with little supervision
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline; or equivalent work experience
  • Experience automating UI (desktop, mobile, ott) applications, is a plus
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