SDET Lead

Engineering Pune, Maharashtra


Description

Job Description:

The Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) Lead helps deliver the quality and performance of large scale, big data, custom hardware multi-platform software products that includes; web, API and mobile application interfaces. This role involves working closely with Software Developers that includes leveraging shift-left methods to understand a complex domain and product. The SDET Lead focuses on contributing to the development of automated Functional Integration tests and end-to-end tests through open source test frameworks for overall system testing within an Agile environment. Participate in building up the consulting practice for performance and scalability engineering.

Responsibilities / Duties:

  • Building robust, scalable, and high-quality test automation solutions for functional, regression and performance testing
  • Developing code for quality automation and ensuring extensive unit test coverage of the code
  • Building, customizing, deploying, and managing the environment/ test automation frameworks
  • Checking for product scalability, reliability, consistency, and performance
  • Participating in design and architectural discussions
  • Performing high-class debugging
  • Leads a small Test team by managing work load, assigning tasks to lower level engineering personnel, and providing them with technical support.
  • Researching test tools, methodologies, and trends and upgrading existing practices and processes
  • Works productively and with minimal management supervision while showing excellent team attitude.

Qualification / Experience

  • 8+ years of experience in domain of quality engineering
  • Performance testing experience(5+ years) using tools like JMeter, Neoload, New Relic, AppDynamics, Dynatrace.
  • Strong with Java and Python programming skills.
  • Strong understanding of basic DB tuning, application server tuning and common issues around performance and scalability.
  • Excellent knowledge of the TCP/HTTP protocol suite, bonus points for experience with socket programming 
  • Good knowledge of Linux systems and experience with at least one common endpoint platform (OS/X, Windows, iOS, Android) 
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills desired
  • Hands-on automated testing using any of the following - Selenium, Appium, XCUITest, Swift, Java, TestNG
  • Understanding of Test Driven Development (TDD) and Behavior Driven Development (BDD)
  • Experience building highly automated test environments using virtual and cloud resources(AWS, GCP) is strongly desired
  • Experience working with virtualization and containers (Docker or similar)
  • Experience using CI/CD systems such as Jenkins or Bamboo
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams and management to collect requirements, identify tasks, provide estimates and meet commitments
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex systems
  • Experience generating test reports from both tools and manually
  • A track record of success and consistent growth showing that you are highly motivated and capable of coming up with creative, innovative and working solutions in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related field