Lead Quality Assurance Engineer - SDET

Guatemala
Product Development – Product Development /
Full-time /
Remote
3Pillar Global is searching for an experienced Lead QA Engineer. The most competitive candidates will display a strong understanding of 3Pillar Global’s objectives, strategy and values.

This individual should maintain a high awareness of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability and emerging technologies and keep team members informed as appropriate with a view to incorporating these in future projects and staying ahead of the market.

Location: Guatemala

We are 3PILLAR GLOBAL 

We build breakthrough software products that power digital businesses. We are an innovative product development partner whose solutions drive rapid revenue, market share, and customer growth for industry leaders in Software and SaaS, Media and Publishing, Information Services, and Retail.
 
Our key differentiator is our Product Mindset. Our development teams focus on building for outcomes and all of our team members around the globe are trained on the Product Mindset’s core values – Minimize Time to Value, Solve For Need, and Excel at Change. Our teams apply this mindset to build digital products that are customer-facing and revenue-generating. Our business-minded approach to agile development ensures that we align to client goals from the earliest conceptual stages through market launch and beyond.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Perform all responsibilities following the client's Competencies, compliance, regulatory, and Information Protection requirements.
    • Assesses the design and structure of services and applications, and its interaction with various processes, identifying areas of improvement in existing code. Debugs applications and services and performs root cause analysis of errors.
    • Analyze production issues, identify test gaps across the entire testing stack, and make systemic improvements to Automation testing.
    • Present and communicate technical topics to the engineering community regularly at cross-functional team meetings.
    • Review and approve code and tests written by other SDETs for style, consistency, and adherence to BECU standards. Collaborates with senior engineers, providing expertise/input to those standards.
    • Mentor SDETS / QA on the team via code review and test case reviews.
    • Ensure automated tests are integrated with software builds and that they execute reliably in our CI system.
    • Works with developers, architects, and product owners to design and document the team’s testing roadmap and vision.
    • Effectively lead and leverage small testing teams while ensuring accurate results, identifying failure patterns, and supporting bug triage processes to bring issues to closure.
    • Mentor junior developers / SDETs on the team via individual consulting and code reviews.
    • Perform additional duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience required.
    • Minimum 5+ years of experience designing test plans, and cases and writing automated tests in a team environment required.
    • Experience testing applications and services with security automation frameworks preferred.
    • Demonstrated experience developing and designing testing and automation frameworks supporting multiple application platforms.
    • Minimum 5+ years of hands-on experience with programming and scripting languages such as C#, Python, or JavaScript/Typescript and software development/QA in a Windows environment.
    • Proficiency with test frameworks such as NUnit, MSTest, Xunit, jest, puppeteer, mocka, pytest, unit test, Specflow, Selenium, or Gherkin required.
    • Minimum 4+ years of experience with continuous integration systems and test case management tools required.
    • Demonstrated experience in unit testing, integration testing, and performance testing.
    • Experience using Git, including performing code reviews, pull requests, and following branching standards such as Git Flow or Trunk-Based Development required.
    • Demonstrated experience with relational database structures. Able to understand and construct SQL queries.
    • Proficient verbal and written skills to effectively communicate.

BENEFITS

    • Learning and Development (courses, certifications, Tech training, mentor me).
    • Sponsored certifications. The cost of training and exams is fully covered.
    • Rewards and Recognition Program - Celebrate (recognitions per outstanding performance, anniversary, peer-to-peer).
    • Virtual Team Activities.
    • Health & Wellness Program - Virtually (Private Medical Insurance, Financial Talks, and Soft Skills development).
    • Charity Social Responsibility.
    • 1 Day off (Graduation).
    • Badge discounts.

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