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Software Development Engineer in Test (Contract)

Aliso Viejo, CA

Do you have a passion for test-driven development and automation? Do you want to work at a company where customers have real excitement for the products you help create? At PlayStation, we are looking for engineers to join a global initiative in robust test automation and Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment systems. 

At PlayStation, we are passionate about both teamwork and technology. We love building the systems that millions of people use and are our own first customers.

Responsibilities:

  • Create Test Plan, Test Cases and Execute them to ensure the quality of new features
  • Passionate about Quality and strives to improve process, proposes best practices and drives their usage within the teams.
  • Partners with developers to ensure test coverage and builds test plans that help deliver high quality features
  • Develop and implement standard methodologies for in-house automation, continuous build and deploy, automated testing, multi-functional end-to-end testing, including device testing, and performance testing.
  • Automate tests for applications on the PlayStation console
  • Set up test frameworks, and help teams set up automation infrastructure
  • Work with console developers to ensure that all features and bug fixes come with automated test coverage
  • Collaborate with distributed teams for cross functional automation design and development.
  • Maintain and improve existing Python based automation framework
  • Report, track and verify defects

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or ability to demonstrate equivalent knowledge
  • 3+ years of experience in building and executing test plans and test cases.
  • 5+ years or equivalent experience in advanced UI automation for web/mobile applications
  • Shown experience writing automated tests in Python. Java Script or any other Programming Language
  • Practical experience using development and deployment tools: Git, Jenkins, Docker
  • Experience with Selenium or Appium
  • knowledge and experience testing APIs and Service Oriented architecture
  • Experience with at least one modern web application framework, preferably React
  • Strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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