Job Specifications

  • LocationNew York,New York
  • Published2 months ago, 2021-02-25T03:04:07Z
  • 2021-02-28Full Time

Javascript SDET (Automation)

Javascript SDET (Automation). Direct Hire role. New York.

**Please note, there is NO sponsorship nor relocation provided for this position.**

Our client is seeking a Javascript SDET (Automation) to join their Cloud Development team based in their New York, NY office. The team is responsible for building the next generation real-time applications which include but are not limited to internet facing websites, internal websites, real-time application tools and various internal processes. You will work with the Development and QA Teams to understand the business and system requirements and test scenarios respectively related to the client's applications and to build or modify the automation framework as needed. This individual will be responsible for maintaining these frameworks by following the current standards along with coordinating test execution, training users and providing user support. You will help in the creation of these applications and you will also be part of the re-platforming initiative to move the remaining on premises applications to the cloud. You will be provided with the tools needed for success including a team of passionate individuals who are there to support your achievements and celebrate the wins!


• Work with our development teams to ensure high quality during the Agile development lifecycle: architecture, story definition, development, testing, and release.

• Write test automation to cover critical integrations and end-to-end workflow.

Create test tools and processes to tackle the hard problems and help us scale effectively.

• Ensure high quality software is delivered in every release

• Build, test and maintain a scalable test automation framework and test scripts to ensure repeatability, coverage, reliability

• Develop Test Plans, Test cases, Test Procedures for various types of testing such as Ad Hoc, Functional, GUI, Integration, Regression, Data Validation, User Interface, and overall system integration

• Extend and maintain Test Automation Frameworks for Web applications

• Maintain the functional test portion of the Continuous Integration Pipeline in Jenkins

• Troubleshoot application issues and report technical findings to development

• Participate in brainstorming meetings and daily scrums

• Research and resolve any broken automation scripts that fail during execution.

• Work with Product and Engineering to clarify product and technical requirements

Requested Experience:

• Must be self-motivated and willing to learn. You love to stay on top of new technology and share with others.

2 years of experience building test automation frameworks in Node JS, Javascript, Angular and/or Typescript.

• Experience with the latest tools and industry best practices of front-end web application test automation (Protractor, Expect, Mocha) and REST API testing frameworks.

• You have 5+ years of experience in QA and automation across different platforms such as Web, Mobile and APIs.

• Experience with key AWS services, such as EC2, S3, RDS (Postgres, Athena, Aurora), Lambda.

• Knowledge of test technology trends and Web frameworks/tools (React, Angular, NodeJS, etc.)

• Good understanding of Xpath, Csspath, HTML, XML, JSON structures.

• Generate Performance metrics using performance tools and other applications like New Relic, Zenoss, Unix Scripts, AWS interfaces, Database logging

• Ability to diagnose application issues (reviewing applications logs, reviewing server stats, etc.)

• Experience working in a continuous integration environment (Jenkins)

• Solid understanding of software testing practices and SDLC

• Excellent communication skills

• Good Linux and Git knowledge

• Financial Industry experience pertaining to Trading Platform and Market Data, Fixed Income, Banking or related areas of focus a plus.

Scott Bennekemper/TriSearch Inc.


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