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Senior Test Automation Engineer (SDET)
Dallas, TX

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Job Description

About this Opportunity

Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) is a developer in test responsible for design, development and maintenance of automated testing solutions. Proficient in Java, Selenium, Web service Services Automation, he/she should be able to write automated test that validate the application functionality. Should possess excellent verbal, written and analytical skills, be able to interact with application development teams, business analysts/SME's, business users and project managers to understand requirements and communicate status.

Business Unit: Information Technology

The Information Technology group delivers secure, reliable technology solutions that enable DTCC to be the trusted infrastructure of the global capital markets. The team delivers high-quality information through activities that include development of essential, building infrastructure capabilities to meet client needs and implementing data standards and governance.

Enterprise Test Engineering provides Testing Engineering Services for software applications supporting DTCC's businesses.

Principal Responsibilities:

Use extensive Java, Selenium, Rest-Assured, JMeter experience to design and develop Automated Testing solutions

Be a key technical player in contributing the architecture evolution of our Full-stack Test Automation Frameworks and related capabilities that includes UI, web services automation solutions

Develop and enhance next generation Enterprise Test Engineering Automation solutions in a Continuous Integration environment (CI/CD pipeline)

Define, design, development, documentation and maintenance of tools and Automation Frameworks for current and next gen Software Platforms/Frameworks as part of an Agile team

Partner with different stake holders - Product Management, Application Development, DevOps and other Technical teams in planning and coordination

Document and communicate Automation Framework functions, interfaces, performance criteria, test cases and results to diverse audiences

Provide guidance, training, and mentoring of Test Engineers and help with the Transition process of an Enterprise Quality Assurance department to Enterprise Test Engineering department.

Aligns risk and control processes into day to day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk; escalates appropriately.

Sound Like You?

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience preferred

Minimum 5 years of IT experience in Test automation.

Experience as Sr. Java Developer/SDET/Test Automation Engineer in design and development of Applications, Tools or Test Automation Frameworks using any high-level structured programming language.

Specific Skills:

Hands-on experience in Development or Test Automation Framework implementations

Advanced Java development skills, understanding of design patterns, data structures, and experience working in a layered architecture with significant experience applying those skills in test environments

Must have minimum 4 years hands on experience in open source tools such as Selenium, TestNG/Junit /Webservice etc.

Ability to interpret technical designs and specifications and design automated solutions accordingly.

Experience in CI/CD technologies (e.g. Jenkins, Git, Maven etc.).

Experience selecting and configuring appropriate tools and frameworks to effectively drive automated testing.

Good understanding of the role of automation in various SDLCs (e.g. agile, scrum, waterfall) and mentor, train and coach resources.

Experienced in mentoring more junior Automation engineers and providing guidance as needed.

Demonstrates advanced analytical skills and debugging and root cause analysis skills.

Demonstrates proficiency in program and quality management, issue management, and communication.

Nice to Have:

Java Certification is a big plus

Experience in AWS Cloud is highly desirable

Experience with COTs automation tools such as Unified Functional Test and/or Silk Test is desirable

Knowledge of Terraform and/or chef is desirable

About DTCC

With over 40 years of experience, DTCC is the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry. From operating facilities and data centers around the world, DTCC automates, centralizes, and standardizes the processing of financial transactions across the trade lifecycle and mitigates risk for thousands of institutions worldwide. At DTCC we value on our clients' interests and partner to deliver superior results with excellence and innovation and lead with integrity. We proactively develop your potential and invest in your career.

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