Lead Software Development Engineer in Test

  • Company:
    Global Relay
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

As a Lead Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), you oversee testing resources on a small, highly focused team responsible for delivery of highly scalable and robust services within Global Relay’s platform. You are responsible to ensure appropriate and efficient testing strategies are applied in your areas of responsibility, with a focus on shift-left testing principles. You will drive continual improvement in your team’s automation frameworks and coverage while mentoring other SDETs in the team on industry leading test practices. You will guide and participate hands-on in the team’s testing efforts to ensure quality of coverage, quality of code and quality of delivery. Your Job:Manage performance assessments and hiring for a small team of SDETsDrive the team’s testing and automation strategiesDefine and organize the teams test planning for releasesDesign and coding of automation frameworks, tests and toolsParticipate in team planning and story groomingParticipate in test execution, issue identification and resolution in support of the releasePropose and implement improvements to automation and test processesDevelop and maintain shared testing librariesProvide training, mentorship and support to other members on the teamConduct code reviews, improve and maintain quality of the automation codeDocument the automation framework, tools and infrastructureAbout You:Minimum 8 years of experience in test developmentMinimum 2 years of experience leading a small teamStrong understanding of Java, C#, Python or Javascript languagesExpertise applying test practices in an agile environmentExperience with unit testing frameworks such as JUnit, MSTest or pytestExperience with any of the following is an asset:Testing backend systems or APIsTesting web applications with Selenium WebDriverTesting performance with JMeter or similar toolsWeb services technology such as REST, JSON or ThriftBig data technology such as Hadoop, MongoDB, Kafka or SQLNetwork principles and protocols such as HTTP, TLS and TCPContinuous integration systems such as Jenkins or BambooContinuous delivery conceptsGlobal Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based archiving,information governance,surveillance, andeDiscoverysolutions tothe global financesector.We help financial services firms preserve and supervise their communications data for regulatory compliance, risk mitigation, and litigation readiness.We deliverourservices toover 20,000customers in 90 countries, including 22 of the top 25 global banks. Our market-leading archiving service supportsemail, instant messaging, text, market data chat, social media, enterprise social networking, voice, trade data, websites, and more.Recently, we also launched a compliant messaging platform specifically for the finance industry.Our Global Operations & Development Center is located in Vancouver, BC, Canada. In addition, we have offices in six other cities across the world, including major financial centers like New York, Chicago, and London.Over the years, we have won several major awards, including:Company of the Year from the BC Tech AssociationCanada’s 50 Best Small and Medium EmployersCanada’s Top Employers for Young PeopleCanada’s Top 10 Most Admired Corporate CulturesCanada’s Best Managed Companies– PlatinumTechnology Fast 50 – LeadershipWe provide fantastic opportunities to individuals passionate about business and technology. For those with international business aspirations, we offer invaluable opportunities for doing business with some of the world’s largest, most influential firms. Our company is also perfect for those who want to create cool technology using massively scalable, big-data architecture, with a strong focus on mobile.To learn more about our business, culture, and community involvement, visitwww.globalrelay.com.