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Software Development Engineer in Test (Java) - REMOTE

Posted 20 days ago

Do you have experience as a SDET working in a Java environment and enjoy working with top Java Development Engineers on building and enhancing software products?  Looking for a long term opportunity where you can start contract and work 100% remote and live anywhere?   We are looking for a SDET for our Java team which is working on several applications some of which are new development and some that are enhancements to existing applications. We are looking for a SDET from a Java background who is familiar with SQL, Java, and Python or similar scripting technologies. In addition, here are the skills that we are seeking for this role:

  • Strong analytical skills like testing rules engine. Experience with past rules engine testing preferred
  • Testing Language: Experience with Python is preferred. Java / groovy is fine too.
  • Database: Oracle SQL is Must, bonus if you have any experience with NoSQL preferably MongoDB.
  • Containerization: Basic docker knowledge and bonus if experience in testing application on Kubernetes, and basic Kubernetes.
  • Automation and tools:
  • PyTest and other python libraries to access data from Oracle / MongoDB etc.
  • Experience in making REST/SOAP calls and able to run / extend the test framework with help from architect.
  • Knowledge in automating the test that we can integrate with CI pipeline if required.
  • Postman
  • Load/Performance Testing: Good understanding of how to do load/perf test by generating dynamic loads .
  • As for tool locust preferred, but JMeter is fine too. The concept is most important.
  • OS: Basic Linux.  You should be able to use ssh to remote machines skills to get logs, list files etc. when required.
  • SCM: Basic Git for test code management preferred.
  • Deployment environment:  OpenShift/AWS/any K8s having experience with testing with software deployed on these environments.
  • Experience with testing applications using MongoDB use preferred. At least should know how to fetch data from MongoDB

And, it would be a bonus if you had an understanding of any/all of the following:

  • Messaging service like Kafka / RabbitMQ
  • Redis
  • Openshift/Kubernetes
  • Dynatrace 
  • Kibana 

This is a long term contract role and could go contract to hire.  We are all working remote and will remain that way so this position is 100% remote!   Apply now so we can reach out to you to discuss this role in more detail.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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