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Software Engineer in Test
Technology - Infrastructure Engineering
US - Massachusetts - Burlington

Title: Software Engineer in Test 

Location: Burlington, MA 


Department description: 

Salesforce Commerce Cloud (formerly Demandware) is the global leader of Cloud based (SaaS) E-Commerce solutions that enable the world’s premier retailers to maintain a robust online shopping presence.  We empower our clients to improve their ROI by giving them the tools to effortlessly design and deploy seamless E-Commerce sites across traditional web, mobile, tablet and in-store applications.  Salesforce Commerce Cloud provides a highly scalable, integrated cloud platform that allows our clients to rapidly launch and manage multiple e-commerce stores, initiate unique marketing campaigns, and drive customer traffic across a global footprint.  

Role Description: Software Engineer in Test


This role is within the DevOps Engineering function and plays a key part in testing the Grid Manager web application, Grid Manager command line application, and tools. You will work closely with the DevOps engineers and manager to define strategy and process, bringing automation in line with existing functional aspect of the test effort. This position is responsible for the design and development of automated testing for web application GUI, API layers, and server core functional. You will be responsible for creation, execution, and maintenance of automated test harnesses. In addition to the position is responsible for creating metrics and increasing test coverage using the automated systems.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Work with DevOps team to define process and strategy associated with automation.
  • Implement and develop automated test practices for web and command-line applications.
  • Design and implement automated test harnesses to test areas such as server/database impacts, software functional, regression testing, negative testing, error or bug retests, and usability.
  • Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope/delivery dates.
  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems.

  • Quality - demonstrates accuracy, thoroughness and attention to detail at all times; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work and ensure quality.
  • Quantity - Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives and offers help when needed.
  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.
  • Innovation - Displays original thinking and creativity; Meets challenges with resourcefulness; Generates suggestions for improving work; Develops innovative approaches and ideas.
  • Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others'; views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.

  • Five years plus in software QA and automation testing.
  • Proven experience developing automated test systems using Junit or TestNG and Selenium.
  • Experience testing web GUI, web application, command-line application, and system functional.
  • Experience in Java, C#, PHP, and Perl.
  • Experience in SQL server databases and writing some basic SQL queries
  • Solid understanding of object oriented programming, design and debugging skills.
  • Excellent understanding of software design techniques.
  • Experience of source control systems and configuration management.
  • Experience in Agile development methodologies preferable.
  • Ability to deliver quality results in a busy and dynamic business focused environment.

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