Software Dev Eng Test I - Home Services IT in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Home Services

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 911458BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Information Technology
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

The Software Dev Eng Test I is responsible for writing software that helps in manual, performance and automation testing, and engages in potential in-house development that takes testing to next level in entire ecommerce life cycle. This position is also responsible for functional, regression, performance testing (via manual and/or automation) and operational testing (Availability, Reliability, Fault Management, Capacity Management, Configuration and security testing). This position takes care of starting test scripts creation on Day one of development cycle to eliminate artificial wait states and to help in speed-to-market strategy.

Job Requirements

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

•Builds software that helps to speed up quality delivery and reduces manual test effort
•Develops innovative test solutions to ensure maximum impact of the team's work
•Delivers solid results for test implementation and infrastructure
•Delivers code that meets specifications and requires minimal support from more senior test engineers during development
•Creates self-documenting designs and/or clearly communicates intent via comments in code
•Contributes to the test strategy & design by identifying automation possibilities that help in accelerated testing
•Writes unit and integration tests for each deliverable, effectively and comprehensively exercising the code; prevents the introduction of subsequent bugs, and corrects existing bugs or design issues as they are discovered.
•Follows best practices consistently, maintains a very low defect rate in deliverables and ensures no defect slippage
•Develops and uses machine learning techniques & methods to improve product usability and user experience

Job Requirements:

•B.S Degree in Computer Science, a related technical or scientific field, or equivalent experience
•1-2 years' experience in object-oriented design
•1-2 years' experience in coding (C/C++ and/or Java)