Software Developer Test, Lead

Ann Arbor
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Created: May 6, 2014


As a Lead Software Developer in Test, you will be an integral team leader responsible for testing multi-tiered applications that enable librarians, academic researchers, and vendors to efficiently manage, provide and use their e-resources.

Some of what you'll be doing:

  •     Participate in Scrum for assigned projects
  •     Work closely with Development to define, research, correct and retest defects
  •     Programmatically test products, measure test coverage, and drive testability of the product, while promoting best practices
  •     Represent testing needs in software requirements and design review inspections
  •     Prepare technical and business documentation as required
  •     Participate in the definition, setup, and orchestration of system level stress and capacity tests
  •     Research technical advancements to improve testing for new or existing products
  •     Own continuous improvement for existing and new processes
  •     Hold responsibility for automation tools, frameworks and standards decisions

What you'll have experience doing:

  •     10+ years in Technology in QA or Development related role with at least 5 years in an SDET role and Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  •     2+ years of mentoring other SDETs
  •     Experience working with automated build systems such as Jenkins
  •     Must have mastery of one or more programming or scripting languages.
  •     Excellent researching and problem solving skills, including the ability to analyze, compare, evaluate, reconcile and order data
  •     Development experience in an integrated development environment (IDE) especially the Eclipse or IntelliJ
  •     Ability to work non-standard hours on occasion

Bonus Points!

  •     Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
  •     Experience with MS SQL and MySQL databases
  •     Ability to effectively work through conflict to reach effective and impactful solutions

Here’s what you want to know about the Seattle office
Fantastic people:  Where smart is the norm and unique is welcome
Fun location:  Coffee houses, restaurants and right across the street from Fremont’s best pub
Great benefits:  Plus some unique stuff like monthly transportation subsidy, on-site events, flexible scheduling and wellness programs
Awesome office environment:  Nice office, jeans are the norm and (well behaved) Fido is welcome
Amazing company:  Annual compensation reviews, generous bonuses, and active “Green Team” and good morale

                                                                             About ProQuest

ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. We provide seamless access to and navigation of more than 125 billion digital pages of the world's scholarship, delivering it to the desktop and into the workflow of serious researchers in multiple fields, from arts, literature, and social science to general reference, business, science, technology, and medicine. The company is currently rolling out the all-new ProQuest® platform, which moves beyond navigation to empower researchers to use, create, and share content—accelerating research productivity.

If this position isn’t quite your fit, check out our other positions posted on our “Career” page under About Us.  ProQuest’s corporate office is located in Ann Arbor, MI.


Published: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 00:09 UTC

Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:43 UTC