Job Description :
Senior Developer in Test
12+ Months Contract
Rockville, MD(Remote position)

Under minimal supervision, the Senior Developer in Test ensures quality of software products delivered within the software development life cycle. The Senior Developer in Test is responsible for developing and executing software testing components, developing automation solutions, and performing manual tests as needed throughout the SDLC.
Essential Job Functions
Responsible for identifying project risks and develop mitigation strategies.
Create and execute complex test cases based on test strategies and plans.
Participate in reviews of system architecture, code and design documents.
Perform Independent Assurance on all SDLC phases in a project.
Develop automation architecture and set up test frameworks/infrastructure.
Design and Develop complex automation code, scripts, utilities, simulators, data generators, API/Interface testing solutions and other programmatic test tools as required to execute tests.
Actively participate in collaborative resolution of defects including root cause analysis of production incidents.
Continually look for ways to innovate and improve testing process to gain efficiencies.
Demonstrates business domain expertise in the project involved.
Effectively communicate testing activities, findings and project risk in oral and written formats.
Ensure compliance with FINRA technology policies and standards.
Oversee and mentor other junior and staff developers in test.
Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent.
Experience Requirements
5+ years of cumulative experience in software development and/or test automation development.
5+ years of experience with programming in Java (preferred), JavaScript, or C#/.NET.
1+ years of experience in Selenium WebDriver or comparable UI automation framework is required.
Demonstrated understanding in Computer Science fundamentals - Algorithm Design, Problem Solving, Complexity Analysis and Data Structures.
Demonstrated understanding of testing process, test types, test design and testing methodologies.
Proven experience with modern programming languages and common development technologies with software architecture and design skills.
Experience with Data Ingestion, Transformation or Analytics or Decision-Making skills.
Experience with functional or Performance or Security or DevOps test tools.
Demonstrable experience in architecting, designing and developing automation frameworks and test suites.
Demonstrable understanding of Cloud related technologies.
Demonstrable experience with Unix/Linux environment.
Solid understanding and experience with object-oriented design.
Experience with SQL and relational databases.
Experience with continuous automation delivery tools such as Jenkins (preferred) or TeamCity.
Good understating of source code versioning control systems such as git (preferred), CVS, SVN, Mercurial, and related tools such as Bitbucket (preferred), GitHub, or Azure DevOps (TFS
Good understanding of defect tracking tools such as Jira (preferred), or BugZilla.
Good understanding of common development technologies (J2EE/.NET, JavaScript, HTML, XML/XSL, JSON, Web Services [SOAP, REST], Maven/Ant …etc.
Demonstrated ability to develop effective working relationships that improve the quality of work products.
Should be well organized, thorough, and able to handle competing priorities.
Ability to maintain focus and develop proficiency in new skills rapidly.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Must be self-directed, detail-oriented and have excellent written & oral communication skills.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Preferred Skills
Strong knowledge or JAVA programming language is preferred.
Experience with AWS is preferred.
Demonstrated Service/API level testing preferred over UI automation testing skills.
Some experience in Cypress testing framework is a plus.
Demonstrated experience with the development of, or extension of, test automation

Best Regards,

Sr Recruiter