Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) - SaaS Connectors

Engineering Shivajinagar, Pune


 

Avalara Technologies Pvt. Ltd.                                                                  

Job title: Senior Automation Engineer in Test

About us: https://www.avalara.com/about/   

Work Location: Pune, India

Relevant Work Experience8 to 9 years of industry experience including 2+ years of API test automation experience.

Reports toEngineering Manager

This is a permanent full-time position.

Department:  Connectors

Job Overview:

In this role, you will be responsible for functional, performance, integration, reliability and subsequent automation testing to ensure world class quality for all our SaaS based integrations In-house. You will be the voice of the customer within the organization, demanding zero defects and ease of use.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities

          Assure Quality for all the products.

          Engage in continuous automated and manual testing activity throughout agile development iterations to ensure zero defects

          Participate in iteration planning, providing input on required testing tasks, process, and associated effort for the selected user stories

          Create and manage bug reports, ensuring they are clearly communicated to the team and addressed in a timely, thorough, and satisfactory manner

          Provide feedback and recommendations on software usability and functionality

          Investigate customer problems referred by technical support, Trouble shoot & analyze Customer reported issues

          Be a passionate voice of the customer within the development organization

          Be a key participant in creating a Quality First and Zero Defects culture

          Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures

          Work collaboratively with willingness to listen and work in fast paced challenging environment

 

 

Qualifications

          Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

          Overall around 8-9 years of software testing including manual, automation, API etc.

 

          Technical Skills

          Significant demonstrable related work experience including writing test cases, test plans and code coverage

          A strong understanding of test methodologies and software engineering by testing one or more products throughout all phases of the software development lifecycle

          Strong QA skills: planning, exploratory testing, defect reporting and troubleshooting

          Experience building automation in Browser and RESTful and SOAP web services

          Strong background with JQuery and JavaScript

          Experience using Selenium or any browser automation tool.

          Strong experience in Windows / Web application testing

          Strong knowledge of SDLC/STLC and testing methodologies

 

          Preferred Qualification

          Experience working with GitHub, JIRA, Confluence.

          Hands-n exp working on Salesforce/ NetSuite or any other ERP.

          Experience using Jenkins for CI, CD

          Experience in performance, load and reliability engineering

          Great problem-solving skills

          Ability to deal with ambiguity and flexibility to work collaboratively with others in a dynamic environment

          Excellent communication skills, collaboration, follow-up and self-motivation

          Fluent in written and spoken English.

          Must be a team player and participate actively in technical/project decision making process.

 

 

Working Conditions: Working with U.S. counterparts would require approx. 5-6 hours per week overlap.

 

 

About Avalara:

Our Vision is to be a part of every transaction in the world. Our Motto is Tax compliance done right.

We have been recognized for our next-generation software solutions by being listed in Forbes 2017 list of the worlds’ best 25 Cloud Companies. 

Avalara India is a Great Place to Work-Certified™ Organization.

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Avalara is a 14-year-old MNC. We deliver comprehensive, automated and cloud-based solutions that are designed to be fast and accurate. Avalara has 23,000+ customers and 1,300+ employees in 15 offices across 4 continents in USA, UK, Brazil, Belgium and India with our headquarters in Seattle. Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transactional taxes, including sales and use taxes, VAT, excise, communications and other tax types. Avalara’s Compliance Cloud™ platform helps our customers manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local and other taxing authorities throughout the world. 

Avalara offers more than 650 pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications, making the integration of tax and compliance solutions easy for customers. Each year, we process billions of indirect tax transactions for customers and users, file more than a million tax returns and manage millions of tax exemption certificates and other compliance documents. A publicly traded company, Avalara’s investors include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures, Arthur Ventures and other institutional and individual investors.