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Title:Software Development Advisor
Location:Austin, TX
Openings:2
Type:Contract

Title: Software Development Advisor
Location: Austin, TX
Duration: 1 year
Rate: $65/hr W-2, C2C-NO
Client: Direct Client


Description/Comment:

Our client is hiring SDET's to aid in the development of their ecommerce initiatives for Platform Engineering. These engineers will be responsible for delivering programs in a dynamic, fast paced, scalable agile ecommerce environment. We are looking for candidates who have a background in engineering test methodologies, with demonstrated successes in developing automation frameworks, comprehensive automation test suites at both the UI and Service layer, with proven abilities to innovate and be creative. We are looking for highly motivated, goal-oriented individuals who will be responsible for building highly visible, highly available, and customer facing eCommerce solutions. 
Ideal candidates will have experience in Agile Scrum teams, object-oriented programming and experience in large multi-national corporations. Candidates will be familiar with Microsoft technologies, and will have worked on web sites dealing with very high volumes. 
Candidates should be excellent team players, yet capable of working independently, and will be able to manage multiple projects at once. Candidates will work with some direction, will be comfortable leading cross-team test practices, conference calls, and can work collaboratively as a member of very large projects being developed by multi-shore teams. 
 

Additional Job Details:

Responsibilities: - Works closely with clients and Product Owners to continually refine software test requirements and provide feedback on user scenarios - Works closely with Scrum team members to clarify requirements, ensure testability and automatability, to provide feedback on design (functional and technical) - Contributes to impact assessments from Feature enhancements on system level interactions, and existing automated test suites - Conducts In-sprint Test Design, Test planning, Test automation development, and Test execution - Participates in Test Case Reviews - Conducts Manual Testing, and uses Exploratory Testing to uncover weaknesses in their test approaches - Writes automated tests for high availability and highly scalable applications which will be used by both internal and external customers - Identifies opportunities for reuse so as to design and implement test automation libraries - Provides Test consultation to Scrum team members to assist them in developing robust Unit Test suites - Is responsible for ensuring quality of their work as well as the work of the entire development team - Investigates new technologies and techniques and researches ongoing industry developments - Works closely with the global development team, Solution Architects, and the Online Product Engineering group to plan ongoing infrastructure needs, feature development, product maintenance, and management of development teams - Logs defects and make recommendations to address defects. - May conduct performance and scalability testing - Development responsibilities include doing code review / bug analysis, analyzing development and test impacts, writing test tools and identifying automation opportunities - Contributes to improvements in unit testing coverage, design test framework, develop test suites, expand automated testing harness and automate scenarios/cases

 

Qualifications: -Engineering Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, or equivalent professional experience. -6+ years of related experience testing web portals and/or ecommerce applications using Microsoft technologies -6+ years of experience in various phases of testing, designing, and developing complex enterprise applications, including automation test development -Expertise in most of the following –Web API (MS ASP.Net), MVC, WCF, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, JSON, SOAP, REST, JQuery, .Net Framework, C#, Web Services -Practical knowledge of Test Automation tools such as Selenium Webdriver, Coded-UI -Familiar with Unit Test, Mock, Test Driven Development etc. -Strong programming, debugging experience, and excellent problem solving skills. -Practice in Agile Scrum methodology -Good communication skills, including the ability to convey technical information effectively to both IT and business audiences Duration: 6 months

 

What are the three to five technical responsibilities of the position?

Required Qualifications: 
Qualifications: 
-Engineering Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, or equivalent professional experience. 
-6+ years of related experience testing web portals and/or ecommerce applications using Microsoft technologies 
-6+ years of experience in various phases of testing, designing, and developing complex enterprise applications, including automation test development 
-Expertise in most of the following –Web API (MS ASP.Net), MVC, WCF, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, JSON, SOAP, REST, JQuery, .Net Framework, C#, Web Services 
-Practical knowledge of Test Automation tools such as Selenium Webdriver, Coded-UI 
-Familiar with Unit Test, Mock, Test Driven Development etc. 
-Strong programming, debugging experience, and excellent problem solving skills. 
-Practice in Agile Scrum methodology 
-Good communication skills, including the ability to convey technical information effectively to both IT and business audiences



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