Delta Air Lines, Inc. Senior Software Development Engineer in Test in MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota
Senior Software Development Engineer in Test
United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis
Ref #: 15584
How you'll help us Keep Climbing (overview & key responsibilities)
As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test you will help deliver the quality and performance of large scale, big data, custom hardware multi-platform software products and applications that includes; web, API and mobile application interfaces. Incumbents in this position are experienced, hands on and self-motivated engineer who can work collaboratively in a continuous integration environment.
This role involves working closely with Software Developers that includes leveraging shift-left methods to understand a complex domain and product. The SDET focuses on contributing to the development of automated Functional component tests, Integration tests and end-to-end tests through open source test frameworks for overall system testing within an Agile environment. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment. The SDET must have a strong understanding of user and process requirements and the ability to ensure those requirements can be achieved through high-quality deliverables.
Design, develop, execute and maintain software to test the product/application
Define automation strategy, automation cases as well as Design tools for unit, functional, and performance testing in a programmatic manner
Participate in design and code inspections.
Propose improvements to our existing processes and build automated tools, libraries and utilities in order to improve the team’s speed, quality and efficiency.
The testing code you write should expose defects in production level code as well as defects at the component and feature integration perspective
Work with a wide variety of technologies from front-end UI to back-end distributed web services
Own the design and implementation of tests that will help in end-to-end quality of major deliverables working closely with multiple engineers and teams to execute them
Integration of both the tests and infrastructure automation into the CI/CD pipeline is also a key responsibility in this position
Contribute to agile development teams following 12 Factor application development principles
Collaborate effectively within team environment
What you need to succeed (minimum qualifications)
5 to 7 years of experience in Information Technology with expertise in test automation of applications from UI and API layer.
Hands on experience in OOPs languages like Java, C# and scripting languages like Python, Perl,Shell, Bash etc.
Experience with API and Microservices testing and automation
Knowledge and experience with Test Driven Development(TDD),Behavior Driven Development(BDD) with a testing framework like Cucumber and JBehave
Hands on experience with one or more querying languages such SQL (preferred), Oracle, MySQL and/or No SQL databases (Cassandra, MongoDB etc)
Experience deploying applications in AWS or OpenShift (Kubernetes)
Hands on experience in automating backend REST services including writing custom functions using tools such as Postman, REST Assured, Karate,Cypress, Ready API etc.
Hands on experience of building test automation framework from ground up using modular framework and design pattern like Page Object Model design pattern (POM) etc.
Experience of working in distributed agile teams using agile frameworks such as SCRUM , SAFe, XP etc.
Hands on experience of working with continues integration tools such Jenkins, Circle CI.
Able to independently create and maintain automation test jobs using tools such as Jenkins.
Hands on experience working with source code management tools such as GitLab, GitHub, AWS Code Commit etc.
Hands on experience of creating test reports from automation test run using tools such as cucumber report, Extent report etc.
Ability to quickly adapt to new tools and evolving technologies.
Must have the ability to clearly communicate with peers, business analysts, and subject matter experts
Must have the ability to listen to customers and colleagues; convey ideas effectively; prepare written documentation
Proactive in nature with customer satisfaction as a primary goal
Excellent verbal and written communication.
Embraces Diverse people, thinking and styles
Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the priority
Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta Air Lines, Inc.
What will give you a competitive edge (preferred qualifications)
Knowledge and experience with the Travel Industry
Infrastructure automation using docker and tools like Chef, Puppet, Terraform
Experience of working with various AWS cloud services such as EC2, s3 bucket, AWS code pipeline, CloudFormation, etc.
Hands on experience of virtualizing services for test automation using tools such as Wire Mock, Mockito etc.
Experience of working with test management and agile management tools such as VersionOne, qTest etc.
Experience of working with container orchestration tools such as docker, RED Hat OpenShift, AWS CloudFormation.
Experience of non-functional testing such as performance, load, stress, security, accessibility and usability testing.
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