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Sr Agile Software Tester-616

Job Title:

Sr Agile Software Tester-616


Wilmington, DE


Information Technology


6mths plus

Job Description:

Overall Job Purpose 

You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced dynamic team environment. As a Sr. SET, you will develop, execute and maintain software to test fintech product.


You are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable them to significantly improve product quality. You should have a combination of solid in-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance, solid understanding of the operating system software, as well as knowledge of object oriented design principles. The test software you will build should expose API defects in production level code as well as defects at the component and feature integration prospective.


You should command the skill to communicate clearly and effectively. Candidates will need to define test plans, test specifications, test suites, test cases as well as design tools for unit, functional and performance testing in a programmatic manner. 

Job Requirements:

In your tenure you will be identified as or Responsible for 

• An acknowledged Core Java technical expert with proven experience in the techniques and tools being used across the development lifecycle 

• Responsible for the architectural and technical implementation of automated test development on multiple concurrent projects 

• Drive innovation in testability of code, test automation strategy and methodology 

• Ensure success of continuous integration and quality control through automation 

• Ensure high-quality solutions through Automation & Agile 

• Establish quality assurance standards and best practices for test automation. 

• Contribute to engineering efforts from planning and organization to execution and delivery to solve complex engineering problems in tools and testing. 

• Drive adoption of best practices in code health, testing, and maintainability 

Value Competencies 

• Who innovate, love solving hard problems, and never take 'no' for an answer. 

• Knows how to build and deep dive into back-end and front-end services. Intrinsically use technology to solve problems. 

• Most importantly, have a passion for learning and continuous improvement. 

• Understands requirements and design specifications with an emphasis towards product testability 

• Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and/or distributed systems 

• Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations 

• Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project 

• Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs 

• Develop supporting structures for all test automation including mocks, stubs, & test harnesses 

• Design, extend, and optimize test automation framework 

• Automate test data management 

• Develop and sustain positive relationships with peers. 

What you bring with you 

• Best qualified candidate must have minimum five years of development/automated testing experience in Java on large software systems. 

• Experience working in an agile development environment, preferably Scrum 

• Can describe the overall function of several components in the technical platform 

• Demonstrated very strong level of technical expertise both within own area of responsibility and other IT domains 

• Proficient in object oriented design and design patterns 

• Experience with unit testing tools such as JUnit, TestNG 

• Can describe solutions in UML 

• Understand Java, JEE, Javascript, O/R Mapping, SQL, PL/SQL, UNIX scripting, UML, Eclipse, Frameworks (Struts, Stripes, Spring), CVS/SubVersion, HTML, CSS 

• Has expert knowledge of multi-threading, SOAP/REST, and MVC 

• Well versed in RDBMS technology: Oracle, SQL Server 

• Strong QA experience in a test-driven software development environment. 

• Strong Leadership/mentor-ship experience 

• Experience with Jenkins/Git/SONAR/Fisheye/Crucible 

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering 

Bonus Points if you have 

• Experience in applying open source & cloud technologies such as Chef, AWS, ELK, Kafka 

• Experience of cloud based distributed software design and development 

• Domain background of Banking / Credit Card industry & associated applications like TSYS & FDR 

• No stranger to containerization tools Chef/Docker



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