Software Engineer in Test (SDET)

  • West Lake Hills
  • Permanent
  • Wed Feb 15 21:09:37 2017

Software Engineer in Test (SDET) - Contract to Hire - Onsite in Austin, TX

Our client is in the financial services realm and is searching for a talented Software Engineer in Test (SDET) that can build code that will consistently test against a complex web services environment. This company is based in Austin for over 16 years and has consistently been picked as one of the best places to work. This role will work with software engineers, architects, and other testers to create a continuous integration environment that will test new features nightly. As a career opportunity, this Software Engineer in Test can build a new product in a work environment that values quality above everything else.


  • Ability to create high level test plans for features prior to testing
  • Working closely with software engineers to verify correct SQL queries, updates, inserts for staging/production implementations
  • Giving recommendations to team members and leadership on how the testing can be optimized and lead to a higher quality product line

Required Skills:

  • Ability to write and test code in an object oriented language, preferably Python or PHP
  • Functional test automation tool experience with Selenium or Robot framework
  • Experience in agile environments designing automated test cases for functional, API and end-to-end tests
  • Bachelor Degree in CS or EE

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Laravel and PHP frameworks
  • Experience with Git and Jenkins