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8/20/2018
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Software Developer in Test (SDET) (1349-509)
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Job Description

Thousands of companies around the world depend on Rocket to solve their most challenging business problems by helping them run their critical infrastructure, business processes, and data, as well as extending the value of these assets to take advantage of cloud and mobile computing, advanced analytics, and other future innovations. From the clothes we wear to the cars we drive; Rocket solutions power the back-end systems for thousands of brands we interact with every day. At Rocket, software has always been about people-not just ones and zeroes. We're people solving problems for other people, and we strive to treat our customers, partners, and fellow Rocketeers with humanity. Founded in 1990, Rocket Software is headquartered in Waltham, MA, with 31 offices around the world.

About the role:

As a Software Developer in Test (SDET), you will be expected to work in a fast-paced environment where you will successfully manage multiple tasks simultaneously. You will be required to work closely with the software engineering team to understand customer requirements, and design and create test cases that thoroughly tests each section of code. You will also document each test case to create an accurate inventory, and use approved automation software applications to automate each test case.

You will keep a keen eye on the customer commitments, and ensure the development team provides you with code fixes in a timely manner so that we meet our Service Level Agreements. You will be responsive to the global technical support team when they request your assistance. You will also remain focused on ensuring that all new enhancements released to the field function in accordance to the documented specification.

As part of Rocket Software's engineering team, you will be responsible for adhering to corporate policies regarding R&D processes, standards and automation, as well as identifying areas for improvement, while collaborating effectively with other Rocketeers across geographies and technologies.

Job Duties and responsibilities:

* Experience in Design using good object-oriented programming practices and Design Patterns
* Strong Experience in advanced Python programming & Debugging
* Strong Experience in Selenium/Appium programming
* Experience in setting up Python and Selenium environments and Debugging issues.
* Experience in working on REST/SOAP API based frameworks
* Experience in Project Planning, tracking, reporting and Lead a team for successful delivery of projects
* Validates multiple software products using systematic tests to develop, apply, and maintain quality standards for company products
* Develops, modifies, and executes complete test plans based on design specifications.
* Observes and records defects in software products using systematic tests to apply and maintain quality standards for company products
* Works closely with development teams to improve product quality and development methodologies related to quality engineering
* Can prove coverage analysis and proactively adjust testing to improve test coverage
* Uses product knowledge and insight to design and execute exploratory testing
* Applies knowledge and application of best practices in achievement of QA goals
* Can communicate within a team environment, consulting with development engineers in resolution of complex problems.
* Ensures quality integration into all aspects of software development, data acquisition, and processing.

Required Skills

* 2 years of experience working on software quality environments or processes in a Windows or Linux/UNIX environment, or in a System z environment.
* Strong knowledge of Business Intelligence concepts and analytical tools
* Experience with test automation frameworks
* Demonstrated competence in automation using scripting or other languages
* 2+ years' experience with scripting languages (Python, Visual Basic etc.)
* The ability to read and understand/interpret product code and logs
* Ability to build test environments for functional, system and stress testing.
* Experience with problem tracking systems and test case management systems
* Experience with the Agile development methodologies
* Ability to multitask and prioritize to meet strict deadlines, and coordinate and participate in multiple assignments
* Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills to deal professionally and collaboratively with all levels of the organization and across geographies

Desired Skills:

* Quality certifications like ASQ a plus
* Selenium, Jenkins experience
* Git or GitHub experience
* Knowledge in database systems and SQL
* Skills in mainframe (z/OS) a plus
* Attention to detail

Education Requirements:

* College degree in Computer Science/Information Technology
* 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 3 years of related experience and a Master's degree; or a PhD with 1 years' experience; or equivalent experience.

About Rocket

Rocket Software is a global development firm that builds Enterprise Infrastructure products for the world's leading OEMs, networks and software companies. The company's current lines of business complement and extend strategic OEM offerings in the areas of enterprise and mobile security, relational databases, mobile and wireless computing, and operational support systems (OSS). Rocket's current OEM relationships and technology partners include IBM, Microsoft, NEC, Toshiba and RSA, The Security Division of EMC.

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