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The Data Encryption group is chartered to come up with creative products and capabilities to support data protection in various environments. If you have the talent and desire to deliver and QA innovative products in this space in an agile manner, do join our team
Purpose of the Role:
QA engineer of security software including functionality, performance and availability testing
Participate in the development of automated testing frameworks
Development of QA and performance measurement frameworks in J2EE , .Net, Python
Innovative and rigorous multiplatform testing, api testing
REST api SLA monitoring
Participation in Agile development including daily scrums
Release management and certification of products developed
Creation of QA and SLA Dashboards using Prometheus/Grafna
Work as part of a development team
Critical Factors to Success:
Skills in automated QA and QA framework development
Excellent communication skills
Being able to work independently with minimum supervision
3+ years of highly automated QA of api and components
api SLA monitoring
Performance measurement and SLA monitoring of components and apis including stress testing and confidence interval measurements
BS Computer Science & Engineer or equivalent
Familiarity with Data Encryption, Tokenization and related Data Protection techniques is a plus
A background of development in the Security Domain is ideal , but not a must
Java/J2EE development or .Net/ASP.Net or Python
REST api and web applications development
Tools including JMeter/Rest Assured/Cucumber/TestNG
REST Java/JAX-RS or .Net/Webapi based development and api testing
Complete Familiarity with Software development and build frameworks including Jenkins, Maven, Git/Stash
CI/CD based deployment environments in a container based environment
Software versioning and release management
Knowledge of Platforms:
Large Cloud based environments
Behavioral Skills/Capabilities: working independently with a US based development group, problem solving, initiative, QA rigor
Enterprise Leadership Behaviors
• Set The Agenda: Define What Winning Looks Like, Put Enterprise Thinking First, Lead with an External Perspective
• Bring Others With You: Build the Best Team, Seek & Provide Coaching Feedback, Make Collaboration Essential
• Do It The Right Way: Communicate Frequently, Candidly & Clearly, Make Decisions Quickly & Effectively, Live the Blue Box Values, Great Leadership Demands Courage
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Aug 22, 2019, 11:32:55 AM