8275 - AWS Software Developer Automation Tester (SDET)  

Location: Herndon, VA

Design and develop automated test methodologies, collaborating with development team to implement shift left techniques on test design and automation

oLeverage coding expertise to develop and maintain test tools and frameworks to validate unit, integration and functional tests of various Web applications

oSupport test engineering efforts to implement enterprise frameworks to enhance overall testing capabilities

oResearch market and industry trends in the development and maintenance of test tools and frameworks to validate unit, integration and functional tests of the system.

oAnticipate product development team needs for specialized test tools and frameworks.

oEvaluate and improve testing methodologies and enterprise frameworks for continuous improvement

oWrite actionable, testable product requirements in the form of user stories based on input from development team


Required experience must include:

o4-7+ years of professional software development experience

o4+ years of Java/JEE experience

o4+ years Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)

o4+ SDET experience including

oHands on experience implementing test automation for enterprise applications (web, SOA, ETL, and backend)

oProficiency with open source automation tools (Selenium, Cucumber, Gherkin)

oProficiency with open source test frameworks

oProficiency with programming languages (Java, Groovy)

oExperience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (Jenkins, Go)

oExperience with build tools (ANT, Maven, Nexus)

oExperience with SCM tools (SVN, ClearCase), SQL (Oracle), project management tools (Rally, Jira, HP ALM)


Must Have:

oExcellent problem solving, analytical skills and technical troubleshooting skills

oStrong verbal and written communication skills

oAbility to work independently as well as part of a team