Senior Test Engineer

Engineering Taguig City, Philippines


Position at J2 Cloud Services

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Senior Test Engineer





Senior Test Engineer




Test Engineering Team





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.



1.       Follow the test plan and test case to execute the testing in full testing cycle and regression testing cycle.

2.       Design and develop automated test tools and harness (e.g. Robot, Selenium).

3.       Help execute manual and automated test scripts.

4.       Report software problems and verify code fixes proactively.

5.       Design reasonable test plan and test case, and formulate test schedule and resource estimates.

6.       Coordinate testing activities of several test engineers or testers (including OJTs and Contractual).

7.       Develop and generate samples or test data needed for testing.

8.       Develop and maintain automation tools to drive quality and efficiency improvements as needed.

9.       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.