Who we are looking for: We're looking for a talented, experienced Software Development Engineer in Test with solid technical skills and a passion for writing and testing software to drive automated testing of our FX trading platform. In this role, you will take primary responsibility for the building Test Frameworks in Java in collaboration with development team. You will work closely with Quality Assurance Manager to identify critical flows in our application. Position offers location flexibility and control over the daily scheduling. W e are open to have this role based anywhere within the US footprint of the organization. New York, Vancouver and Boston preferred locations.
What you will be responsible for: As Software Developer in Test you will
Build, enhance and maintain an automated test infrastructure for multi-platform products that will be used to validate all aspects of the product operation.
Knowledge of continuous testing tool like Jenkins and Teamcity
Evaluate product functionality and create test strategies and test cases to assess product quality.
Integrate with SCM infrastructure to establish a continuous build and test cycle using CICD tools - Jenkins or Teamcity.
Comfortable working on Linux environment
Establish processes and tools set to maintain automation scripts and generate regular test reports.
Review Code and provide feedback to other SDITs in the team.
Knowledge of how distributed systems work
What we value These skills will help you succeed in this role
Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills in Core Java
Coding experience with automated testing frameworks, tools, services, and physical devices
Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges, troubleshooting/debugging and solutions
Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
Attention to details
Education & Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field
3+ years of experience as a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) or Whitebox testing of Java Applications
Coding experience in Java
Demonstrated and current hands on experience in test framework design and development with JUnit or TestNg framework is a must.
Ability to work with Ant build script, Maven and CICD tools like Jenkins, TeamCity
Experience with testing methodologies (Unit, Integration, System) and API testing
Knowledge of FIX (Financial Interexchange) protocol is a plus bit not required.
Strong knowledge of QA methodology and tools, with demonstrated experience in an SDET role
Solid understanding of Software Development Life Cycle
Why this role is important to us Our technology function, GlobalLink IT (GLIT), is vital to State Street's GlobalLink division and is the key enabler for our business to deliver the fastest trading platform to our clients. We're driving the company's digital transformation and expanding business capabilities using industry best practices and advanced technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and robotics process automation.
We offer a collaborative environment where technology skills and innovation are valued in a global organization. We're looking for top technical talent to join our team and deliver creative technology solutions that help us become an end-to-end, next-generation financial services company.
Join us if you want to grow your technical skills, solve real problems and make your mark on our industry.
About State Street What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you. State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers
Salary Range: USD 99,000 - 148,500 The range quoted above applies to the role in the location specified. For other locations, the applicable range may differ.