Akamai Technologies, Inc Software Development Engineer in Test (Regular) in Krakow, Poland

Software Development Engineer in Test (Regular)

Krakow, Poland

Software Engineering

6 days ago Post Date

013980 Requisition #

About the Job

We are seeking an outstanding Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to be part of the Luna Engineering team. You will be part of a scrum team and work closely with them to enable and support good quality practices and build integration and system tests, both manual and automated. The goal is to ensure quality code releases that are highly resilient, scalable, and performing optimally on our state-of-the-art distributed infrastructure.

About the Team

Luna Control Center is Akamai’s integrated web interface into products, services, and platform. This is our customer’s doorway/connection to all things Akamai, allowing them to manage and monitor their Akamai products, interact with professional services and support staff, or integrate Akamai data into their environments.

Working with this team is a unique chance to get a sneak peek on the Internet industry and will give you a unique chance to glimpse into the technical and business aspect of Akamai’s Content Delivery business model that is moving Internet Faster Forward.

Responsibilities

  • Create white/black box test cases and develop target test applications based on identified use cases

  • Work closely with developers to create comprehensive test plans using the developer’s design spec. or bug description

  • Building/harnessing existing testing tools and automated testing frameworks written in Java

  • Understand product requirements and ensure the engineering implementation covers all of them

  • Participate in design and code reviews, software maintenance releases, and documentation of test cases and results

  • Evaluate and tests new product features according to business and functional requirements while identifying potential risks

  • Be involved in functional (integration, system) and non-functional (usability, performance, security) testing of Akamai’s products

  • Develop new approaches to solve problems identified during Quality Engineering activities; Influence development teams with regards to prioritizing testability and operationalization aspects of the modules; collaborate with team members on testing activities

  • Drive test efforts for major releases or within Agile sprints

  • Work in tandem with other engineers to build advanced automated frameworks to deliver and exercise our world-class applications

  • Mentor less experienced SDETs in best practices and processes, helping them grow

Basic Qualifications

  • Passion for finding defects and breaking things is a must

  • Good knowledge of Internet technologies: RESTful Web Services and HTTP proxies, HTTP and HTTPS Protocols, web servers and databases (SQL), and how to test them

  • Great command of testing different QA Methodologies (black-box, white-box and gray-box) for both web UIs and backends, both manually and automated

  • Extensive experience identifying and formulating test cases

  • Great command of Java programming (preferable) or at least one scripting language

  • Extensive experience with Java and test framework development

  • Extensive experience testing SOAP/REST-based API interfaces and Service-Oriented Architectures both manually and automated

  • Good command of Selenium WebDriver and TestNG, including Page Object design patterns and Selenium Grid configurations

  • Fluency in English

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of RestAssured, Selenide, or similar test libraries

  • Experience in using testing tools like FireBug, PostMan, Charles Proxy or similar

  • Experience with GIT source code management

  • Highly responsible, self-disciplined, self-motivated, able to work with little or no supervision

  • Good written and verbal communications skills

  • Experience mentoring and sharing best practices in software testing

  • Good leadership skills. Experience leading test teams is a plus


About Akamai Technologies

Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world's largest companies. Akamai's intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone - and attacks and threats far away. Akamai's portfolio of edge security, web and mobile performance, enterprise access and video delivery solutions is supported by unmatches customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visitwww.akamai.comand follow @Akamaijobs onTwitter,Facebook,LinkedInandInstagram.

Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/diversity.

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