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The Principal Software Development Engineer in Test position is a hands:on lead role that will oversee the work of a small group of SDETs, automation and performance test engineers and will be responsible for all aspects of test automation and white box testing efforts. The role contributes to the success at Esurance by defining and driving the tools and automation driven testing landscape for our evolving platform and applications, as it relates to the delivery of our omni:channel customer experience applications.Provide automation test and test tooling approach for assigned programs that focuses on various areas of testing including but not limited to Performance and Security Testing along with structured reports outlining project risk and assessment factors Design, develop and oversee the maintenance of automation system and tools to be used by development and test engineers Review source code for potential problems, help debug and triage issues and isolate fixes Oversee and mentor the efforts from other SDETs assigned to various scrum teams to help build various testing tools, by working alongside other engineers and championing code quality principles Participate in tool analysis, creates proof of concept models, and makes recommendations to support the tools selection process in reviews (walkthroughs) of technical specifications and program code with other members of the engineering team, communicating design, requirements, feature set, functionality and limitations of systems/applications to team Collaborate with other teams including Release Management, Project Management and Application support teams for successful delivery of new system features Proactively involved with product managers right from inception through functional validation to launch, while always looking for potential quality issues/bugs and offer triaging and root cause analysis capabilities to the engineers Work with various teams to promote QA processes, practices and standardization to write code in various programming languages like Java, C, Python, Javascript, React etc to automate tests for the full solution stack (UI, App Layer, API, Web Service, batch jobs, etc)Demonstrated experience in test automation development, using frameworks and tools like Jasmine, Jest, Mocha, Chai, Junit, TestNG, Appium, Cucumber, Postman including web UI automation tools like Selenium RC/WebDriver framework as well as REST/JSON APIsExtensive knowledge of White Box Testing practices using tools like SonarQubeExtensive experience using test case management tools like QAComplete, TCM or TestRailExperience in bug management tools like Bugzilla or JIRA and development environments like Visual Studio or EclipseDetailed knowledge of software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control, build and release processes, continuous deployment, and test suite development and maintenanceWorking knowledge of application software development lifecycle concepts and test environment and configuration management concepts in an Agile and occasionally in a traditional waterfall settingStrong problem solving skills with analytical capabilities to be able to support theories/solutions using underlying dataA strong developer who is well disciplined in best software QA practices, with a breadth of knowledge up and down the technology stack and is always in tune with the latest development trends and proactively tries out new thingsPrior Agile development experience, preferably in a CI/CT environmentto work in a group setting and collaborate by providing transparency in test resultsAbility to critique work of self and others constructivelyStrong written and verbal communication skillsEnthusiastic and energetic with an inherent curiosity to break code and stress test it Experience / Education:Masters degree in Computer Science (preferred) with minimum of 8 years of experience with test automation toolsEquiv


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