Software Engineer in Test
Location:
San Francisco , California
Posted:
November 24, 2016
Reference:
5835271
Top Three Skills:



1) 2-5 years of experience with Python preferably within a hardware environment.

2) 2-5 years of automation experience with Python

3) 2-5 years of experience developing software within a linux based development environment.

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Technology & Product Team of Comcast is seeking talented and motivated software automation QA engineer to join an Agile development team. The focus for this engineer will be the development of automated testing tools and techniques along with new feature development for a variety of test automation needs. This is purely an automation of quality assurance activities. Collaboration with other team members and interaction with cross-functional teams is required; therefore the ability to work both individually and with others is essential. Contribution to the functional specifications, design, and documentation of our complete product line is encouraged.

DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Participate in all aspects of the software development process with a particular focus on improving the quality of deliverables.
* Create and maintain frameworks and tools to assist with the automation of integration, performance, load and stress tests.
* Develop test suites
* Identify product deficiencies and defects
* Interact with other cross-functioning teams within the company and assist with continuous integration.
* Assist with keeping documentation of various procedures up-to-date.
* Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

KNOWLEDGE / EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION REQUIRED:
* Experience with automated testing tools and techniques
* Experience programming in C and Python.
* Ability to quickly troubleshoot and debug issues and defects.
* Experience working in Linux or UNIX environments, including ability to use shell scripting and regular expressions.
* Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.

KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION DESIRED
* Solid understanding of software development processes; experience in Agile development a strong plus.
* Basic understanding of Java technologies including Servlets, JSP, JDBC, and other J2EE technologies.
* Experience with at least one J2EE Application Server Environment (e.g., Weblogic, JBoss, Tomcat, etc)
* Experience writing TestNG, JUnit and/or Cactus test cases.
* Experience with Embedded programming a strong plus.
* Familiarity with Java, XML, XSD, and XSL a strong plus.
* BS or higher degree in Computer Science

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
* Occasional overtime is required.

Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance

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