Senior Test Engineer

Engineering Taguig City, Philippines


Position at J2 Cloud Services


Senior Test Engineer (SDET) – Philippines


A Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) use advance software testing concepts and methodologies in performing both Functional (White-box and Black-box) and Non-Functional Test (Stress, Load/Volume, and Performance Test) to gauge quality of product under testing. S/he design and create automated test cases, generate test data/samples, and setup and configure test/staging environment to be used in testing. S/he co-works with fellow Test engineer(s), Developer(s), Project Manager(s) and Test Engineering Manager in the department to accomplish testing tasks with minimal supervision. S/he can also coach test engineers.



  • Follow the test plan and test case to execute the testing in full testing cycle and regression testing cycle.
  • Design and develop automated test tools and harness (e.g. Robot, Selenium).
  • Help execute manual and automated test scripts.
  • Report software problems and verify code fixes proactively.
  • Design reasonable test plan and test case, and formulate test schedule and resource estimates.
  • Coordinate testing activities of several test engineers or testers (including OJTs and Contractual).
  • Develop and generate samples or test data needed for testing.
  • Develop and maintain automation tools to drive quality and efficiency improvements as needed.
  • Participate in design and code inspections.


Working Relationships:

  • Directly reports to the Team Leader.


Qualification Standards:

EducationBachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.

Experience5 to 7 years comprehensive experience in Software Quality Assurance and Test Automation.

Technical Skills:  

  • Solid working experience of test case automation and test automation frameworks such as Robot Test Framework and Selenium.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in Software Testing Process and Methodologies.
  • Hands on experience with performance and load testing strategies & procedures
  • Good Python automation skills
  • Working experience and understanding at system level of Linux and Windows operating systems. Mac OS, Android a plus
  • Exposure to Agile methodologies and procedures


Core Competency:

  • Self-driven, goal oriented attitude
  • Commitment to quality
  • Exceptional detail orientation
  • Excellent command of both oral and written English communication
  • Drive for results and very conscious of efficiency
  • Consistently think outside the box
  • Quick Learner, self-motivated and ready to take initiatives.
  • Customer focused with an outstanding skill in assimilating user experience
  • Committed desire to Automate Testing
  • Cross-group effectiveness


General Competency:

  • A good team player
  • Excellent problem solving skills even when working under pressure
  • Excellent prioritization skills for multiple critical priorities and projects
  • Must possess superior analytical and quantitative skills
  • Ability to quickly adapt and work well with various team functions and personality types
  • Must perform well under pressure within a fast-paced work environment
  • Passion for emerging technology and customer-focused innovation
  • Able to deal well with ambiguity
  • Effective human relations skills, including good listening ability and the capability to convince others to establish or change precedents
  • Flexible and has ability to collaborate with other team members.
  • Able to accept criticisms as a form of feedback