Kforce Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) in Seattle, Washington

Kforce has a client that is searching for a SDET in Seattle WA.Summary:The primary focus for this position will be the creation and management of tests and test automation for several web services and backend systems with some frontend automation. Responsibilities also include designing, building and maintaining intelligent test systems that can validate authentication integrity and consistency. Reporting to the Manager of QA, the candidate will work closely with software architects/developers, existing QA team, and product management in all phases of the software development lifecycle.Responsibilities will also include:

  • Test strategy development

  • API testing

  • Requirements and Functional Specifications review

  • Test environment configuration/management

  • Test automation

  • Some troubleshooting

  • Inspecting existing tests, finding gaps in test coverage and then building out a roadmap for execution

  • 4 years strong practical, commercial experience writing automated tests using JUnit 4 or TestNG

  • 4 years strong Java skills (Java 7 preferred, Java 8 a bonus)

  • Familiar with standard Java/OO design patterns

  • Practical experience testing/exercising REST APIs - JSON preferred

  • Practical experience writing multi-threaded tests

  • Practical experience working with NoSQL databases - Mongo and Cassandra preferred

  • Practical experience working with Angular

  • Practical experience working with MySQL and SQL Server

  • Practical experience with authentication standards (SAML)

  • Experience with the notion of fine grain authentication a bonus

  • Java and TestNG are the biggies with API testing experience; this one is going to be all about team fit; going to need a solid SDET (integration and API focused)

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours