Test Architect (Java)
Since 2001 Hansell Tierney has been one of the premier staffing and recruiting companies in Seattle Washington. As a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE), Hansell Tierney was created to serve and staff Northwest companies by doing things the right way, not just the easiest. We strive to do better by partnering with candidates, treating your experience as one of our own, providing our candidates with interesting local opportunities, and handling every relationship with the highest level of customer service possible. Our business is built on the deep understanding of the job market and the ability to over-deliver on our promises.
We are currently helping our client with a Direct Hire search for a Test Architect.
Duration - FTE
Location - Seattle, WA
This position will be responsible for driving automation tooling, frameworks, and architecture strategy to advance test automation across diverse set of applications: APIs, mobile, and user interface.
•Expertise in automation frameworks supporting various layers and phases of testing (e.g. component, integration, QA, UA).
•Proficiency with DevOps culture and practices with strong knowledge of DevOps technologies, processes and tools.
•Proven record of establishing DevOps pipelines and capabilities across several teams.
•Familiarity with industry software development methodologies, standards and architecture frameworks including approaches e.g. Iterative, Agile, Test Driven Development (TDD), Behavioral Driven Development (BDD), etc.
•Excellent initiative, innovative thinking skills, and the ability to analyze details and adopt a big-picture view.
•Excellent oral and written communication skills including the ability to explain complex technical information to technical and non-technical contacts.
•Ability to lead, providing clear technical direction in the face of conflicting requirements and/or ambiguity.
•Sound knowledge across industry wide language and framework choices: Java, Java Script, JUnit, Node, Appium, Databases, APIs (REST/SOAP), Code scanning tools (e.g. Sonar), Continuous Delivery (e.g. Jenkins/Bamboo).
•Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to effectively build relationships, promotes a collaborative and team environment, and influences others.
•Excellent organizational, project management and problem-solving skills.
•Mentor staff, specifically Software Engineers in Test (SDETs) to instrument automated quality checks in software development and delivery pipeline (CI/CD) leveraging common framework modules.
•B.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS, or equivalent preferred.
•5+ years of experience as a software developer or SDET.
•6-10 years of technical architecture experience with all aspects of solution delivery from design through development, testing and implementation
•Experience testing Mobile & OTT Streaming devices
•Strong Experience developing high quality automation frameworks.
•Experience creating automated UI & API tests for integration, acceptance, or regression testing
•Experience with REST / SOAP services and clients.
•Strong experience working with SDLC frameworks like: SCRUM, Kanban, Agile.
•Experience tools such as GIT, Bamboo, Jenkins.