SDET (Javascript)

Created – 10/19/2020

Job Description:

Lead Software Development Engineer in Test

Our client is looking for a SDET strong in Javascript and Python, mobile, desktop. This is nearly a greenfield test automation opportunity! Contract-to-hire. NYC area strongly preferred. Excellent communication, organization, and programming skills.

Contract-to-hire (expected 6-12 mo. Expected to convert for right candidate)

Company based in NYC.

Strongly prefer NYC area. No support for VISAs. US-based only. NO AGENCIES. W2.

Rate: $50-85/hr (higher rate for those located in or around NYC), 

Tech Lead Responsibilities

  • Choose tooling and frameworks for test automation
  • Mentor product team (dev and test) in good programming practices and good test automation techniques
  • Communicate with stakeholders in clear and constructive manner
  • Research and recommend tools, methodologies, and processes
  • Participate in Cross-team design and development meetings
  • Continuously Improve yourself, others, the team, and the business
  • Run, configure and maintain test automation tools and frameworks across Desktop, Mobile and Web
  • Create and communicate short and medium term initiatives for test automation for stakeholders
  • Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering or computer-related area or equivalent experience 

Required Skills:

  • Strong ability to implement and follow process and structure
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Excellent critical thinking
  • Experience and enjoyment for fast-pace environment
  • 7+ years Test Automation Strategy
  • 7+ years API Testing
  • 5+ years Integration Testing
  • 5+ years JavaScript (React, Node.js)
  • 5+ years Python
  • 5+ years Unit Testing
  • 3+ years Functional Testing experience

Client’s Tech Stack

  • JavaScript (with React and Node.js), Python, Selenium
  • GraphQL
  • TestRail
  • JIRA
  • Git
  • Android & iOS

Start-up and streaming experience is a plus.