CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) in Bloomfield, Connecticut

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

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Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance

City: Bloomfield, Connecticut, United States

Position ID: J1018-3016

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

People want to be treated like individuals, we get that. That’s why we embrace and encourage peoples’ uniqueness, helping to give them the strength and confidence to show the world who they really are. The coverage, expertise and services we provide are at the very core of how we help people achieve their full potential – and ultimately, improve their health, well-being and sense of security.

Before we can accomplish any of that, we have to have the right people in place. People like you. We are looking for Quality Engineer who is responsible for supporting the development and execution of comprehensive automation test suites at all levels of solution delivery.

We are looking for an individual that has technical mindset and has the ability to learn new technology and how it will impact the industry. Someone who can develop, implement and maintain automation frameworks, strong Linux skill set with exposure to various DevOps tools like Ansible, Docker and Openshift. Need expert development knowledge in Selenium including experience with Selenium grid and distributed testing. You will work closely with Software Developers, DevOps engineers and other quality engineers in scrum teams to deliver the highest quality products in a timely and cost-effective manner.

CGI is looking for a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to join the team in Bloomfield, CT. and remote may also be considered for this role.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

You will work closely with Software Developers and DevOps engineers in scrum teams to deliver the Test Automation solutions to the teams. This is not a Quality Engineer position. We are looking for Software development engineer.

• Drive automation pyramid and integrate with CI/CD tools for continuous validation.

• Drive the mentality of quality being owned by the entire team.

• Understands when to automate and when not to.

• Can identify code smells and work with scrum team to address quality issues in product code.

• Passion for finding bottlenecks and thresholds in existing code through the use of automation tools.

• Passion for continuing education and improving code quality.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Hands on experience on developing Test automation frameworks

Demonstrated experience in implementing or expanding frameworks such as Selenium Cucumber, TestNG, JUnit, Rest Assured, JBehave or similar

Hands on experience on test script development using JAVA or Ruby and automation on multiple platforms.

Good understanding and usage of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

Strong Linux skill set with exposure to Ansible, Docker & Openshift

Hands on experience in Jenkins & setting up pipelines

Experience scaling and expanding existing automation frameworks built for Web Applications, Middleware and Backend, Desktop and Mainframe applications.

Excellent troubleshooting skills to perform root cause analysis of complex issues

Ability to quickly grasp new technologies and tools.

Demonstrated experience in tools such as FitNesse, Selenium WebDriver, HP UFT, Gitlab, DevTest, ReadyAPI, Jenkins, Gatling, TestComplete or similar open source tools

Demonstrated experience in database technologies such as MSSQL, Oracle, MongoDB or similar.

Building testing environments on demand through cloud technologies desired

5+ years of experience in at least one scripting language like Python, Groovy, perl, Javascript

5+ years of experience in at least one programming language like Java EE, .NET, Ruby

Good understanding of automation and development techniques

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Bachelor Degree

Preferred Qualifications

• Knowledge of OS and Database engine internals are a plus.

• Knowledge of Mainframe applications is a plus

• Knowledge of Agile methodology is a plus

• Expertise with DevOps and Test Automation

• Innate ability to leverage data to drive decisions

• Strong verbal and written communication skills.

• Master's Degree in Engineering or Computer Science.

What you can expect from us:

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At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

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