Overview & Responsibilities
Rackspace is looking for a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to join our Quality Engineering Organization. As a Senior SDET, you will be given the responsibility of leading testing and automation efforts as well as writing test automation for our internal products.
Our Quality Engineering Organization brings engineering talent to the forefront and works closely with development to continuously deliver code to our customers that is reliable, scalable, and functional. We are looking for technical development engineers that have experience in testing and who will help us continue our mission of providing a high quality experience for our customers, while working in a collaborative, dynamic and fun environment.
If you like being challenged and want to continue to learn and grow while bringing your best every single day – then being an SDET at Rackspace is for you. Join us at a company that has an award-winning culture and a set of core values that you can stand behind. Come to Rackspace and be a Quality Engineering Racker!
This position will report directly to the QE Manager and is based in Austin, TX.
Leads automation efforts for products within a product line
Participates in technical quality discussions and helps to achieve decisions related to the design specification of a product/project
Designs and develops test automation frameworks and drives adoption of common testing tool
Creates test automation and performance testing harnesses and coding standards
Writes functional, integration, performance, load and stress test automation
Tests APIs, user interfaces, web services and/or web applications
Stays current with test automation techniques, tools and best practices
Collaborates with other quality and development engineers to build, evolve and maintain a scalable continuous build and deployment pipeline
Trains and guides more junior team members on technical skills
Conducts code reviews of more junior SDET's tests
Provides input for solving problems and recommends or executes a well-defined remediation plan
Participates in design and architecture reviews
Collaborates with other quality and development engineers to build, evolve, and maintain a scalable continuous build and deployment pipeline
Promotes and solicits ideas with quality and development teams through technical presentation
Participates in Design and Architecture reviews
Conducts technical phone screens for QE openings
Experience working in Cloud computing