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JobDescription :

The Role: Software Development Engineer in Testing III

The Location: Charlottesville or Richmond, VA

The Grade (For Internal Use): 11

The Team:

The Quality Engineering team works in partnership with other

Technology Functions and the Business to ensure quality delivery of

our products. The team works in an Agile environment and is located

globally. The team is independent in driving all decisions and is

responsible for continuously improving customer experience, revenue

growth and operations enablement through quick turn-around of

development of our products with high quality.

The Impact:

As a Senior SDET, you will make a key contribution in building

solutions to test applications across

Web/Windows/Mobile/API/Services/Mobile platforms and framing efficient

data comparison methods. Your challenge will be reducing the time to

market for products without compromising quality, by leveraging

automation and innovation. You will use a wide range of technologies

and have the opportunity to interact with different internal teams.

What s in it for you:

  • Working with a team of highly skilled, ambitious and

result-oriented professionals.

  • Using a wide range of cutting-edge technology to innovate while


  • An ever-challenging environment to hone your existing skills in

Automation, performance, service layer testing, SQL scripting etc.

  • A great opportunity to think and execute like a developer while

performing the role of QA.

  • Being a part of an organization which values Culture of Urgency

and Shift Left approaches.

  • A plenty of skill building, knowledge sharing, and innovation


  • Building a fulfilling career with a global financial technology



  • Design and develop automation/performance solutions that meet

organization standards and build reliable, reusable and

maintainable automated regression suites & test harnesses

  • Create tools and frameworks with quality code to simplify testing


  • Design and develop test plans, test cases based upon functional

and design specifications, execute test cases and analyze and

report test results to the teams

  • Work in partnership with the development teams to deliver business

functionality on time with required quality that meets the

acceptance criteria

  • Acts as a test lead, planning the work of other testing staff and

assigning tasks to meet project deadlines.

  • Uses strong testing skills to provide guidance and assist project


  • Reviews and approves the work of project team members in the

writing of scripts, expected results, test results and defect

descriptions. Ensures best practices are followed and testing

activities stay on schedule.

  • Focus on building efficient solutions for Web, Services/APIs,

Database testing requirements.

  • Participate in internal/cross team meetings, project scoping,

functional reviews, test specifications, technical reviews for

assigned projects in an Agile environment

  • Involved in requirements review and participate in

architecture/design reviews with an emphasis on test

automation/performance strategy and ensuring best practices

  • Participate actively in functional, system and regression testing


  • Capture quality assurance data and metrics to provide insights and


  • Estimate and perform risk analysis for quality delivery

What We re Looking For:

  • 6+ years of experience in software testing or development with

good understanding of testing, coding and debugging procedures

  • Experience in programming using Python/C#/Java or other languages
  • Experience in design and development of automated tests using

automation tools (e.g. Selenium, Appium) across the application

layers (UI/Service/Data layers) and root cause analysis

  • Experience in advising team to identify automatable test cases at

different layers (UI, Services and Data layer tests). Ability to

working with developers to build automation/performance friendly

code is highly desirable

  • Experience in refactoring and extending test

automation/performance frameworks and suites as necessary

  • Experience of working with SOAP and REST service and understanding

of SOA architecture

  • Exposure to distributed source control systems such as Git
  • Exposure to SQL/PL-SQL, writing SQL queries, stored procedures and


  • Experience of Behavior Driven Development (BDD) practices and

experience in Agile methodology is a plus

  • Experience of testing in CI, DevOps, rolling deployment/upgrade

model is a plus

  • Knowledge of cloud technologies like AWS/Azure and experience of

testing micro-services, containers, dockers is a plus

  • Experience with Test Data Management and mapping automated test

code coverage

  • Experience in developing Test Plans and Test Cases, engage in

Exploratory Testing, creating and maintaining Defect Reports

  • Experience in performance testing tools like HP

LoadRunner/Performance Center/StormRunner, JMeter.

  • Demonstrate ability to explain complex technical issues to both

technical and non-technical audiences

  • Strong communication skills and ability to deliver clear, concise

documentation and presentations

  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and technical

troubleshooting skills

  • Bachelor’s or higher qualification in Computer Science,

Information Systems or equivalent is preferred

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is

important some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We

integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools

that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment

ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation

and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies,

corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence

essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE:

SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals,

companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more

information, visit, S&P Global Market Intelligence S&P Global is an

equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment

decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of

opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy,

gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national

origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic

partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran

status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal,

state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on

a person s ability to perform his or her job.

Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment. If

you need an accommodation during the application process due to a

disability, please send an email to: and

your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person

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