Location: Redwood City, California US
Job Number: 27105
Position Title: Principal QA Engineer
We’re currently looking for a “Principal Software Development Engineer in Test” with experience in Java Programming, developing test applications or automating using Selenium and TestNG to join our team in Redwood City, CA.
Our Ideal Candidate
You are a self-motivated professional who demonstrates the ability to quickly grasp new technologies, products, and use cases. You are able to come up proper test strategy with the features cross micro services. You are bright and intellectually curious; deal with concepts and complexity comfortably; are capable, adaptable and agile. The team crosses continents, and as such, communication in all forms is essential to success in this role. You will be expected to demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of Java Programming, developing test applications or automating using JUnit/TestNG/Selenium. The ideal candidate will have had experience in QA and has a good handle on scripting and SQL.
As our Principal SDET, you will be responsible for below mentioned Day-to-day Duties. In the role of Principal SDET you must be able to work and adapt in a fluid, fast-paced environment. Working as the Principal SDET you must have strong technical, communication, collaboration, and leadership skills
Day-to-day Duties? Here's What You'll Be Doing
- Technically lead a team of engineers to ensure good quality releases of Informatica Cloud Products. Provides technical leadership, and cross-team coordination for other team members for their projects
- Consistently mentor junior engineers to improve their technical ability.
- Participate in product functional reviews, test specifications, documentation review of Informatica Cloud product, one of the fastest growing integration products
- Collaborate effectively with peer engineers and architects to solve complex problems spanning their respective areas to deliver end-to-end quality in our technology and customer experience
- Design, develop and maintain test cases in JUnit/TestNG/Selenium
- Execute test cases and analyze and report test results to product teams
- Participate actively in functional, system and regression testing activities
- Work closely with the development team to analyze, debug and resolve any issues
- Design and develop test plans; test cases based upon functional and design specifications
- Influence development managers to insure appropriate levels of quality on owned technologies
- Influence and communicate effectively with non-technical audiences including senior product and business management
- Estimate and perform risk analysis for large features
Technology You’ll Use:
- Strong knowledge in RDBMS and experience writing SQL scripts
- Strong working knowledge in Unix/Windows Operating system; any scripting language is a must
- Experience in developing test cases by using Junit/TestNG/Selenium is a must
- Backend automation with tools such Eclipse, Maven (projects management), Java, REST-based framework
- Knowledge in testing micro service architecture in sizing, resiliency, rolling deployment/upgrade
- Experience with Docker and cloud platforms (AWS, Azure), Kubernetes, cloud log services (Sumologic, Splunk), cloud application monitoring tools (AppDynamics, NewRelic) is a plus
- Experience in using JMeter is a plus
- Excellent problem solving, analytical skills and technical troubleshooting skills
- Clarity and precision in verbal and written communication
- Familiarity with software development life cycles and agile programming methodologies.
- BS/MS/PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical degree; advanced degree a plus
- 8+ years of experience in software testing or development using Java
- 3+ years of experience in leading test teams
City: Redwood City
Alternative Location(s) :
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A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader, including amazing, energetic team members; a globally diverse workplace; and a company dedicated to your success, growth and advancement.
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