SDET - QA Automation Intern in Heredia at TradeStation

Date Posted: 7/13/2022

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SDET - QA Automation Intern
Heredia, Costa Rica

Who We Are:

TradeStation is an online brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.  At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.

What We Are Looking For:

The SDET Intern is responsible for creating and executing system test plan, test suites and test case. You will be creating new or updating existing automation frameworks and continuous evaluation of existing test cases for inclusion in regression test suites. You will also be creating new automation/manual test scripts for newly integrated features and development of toolsets to augment System QA and Development testing. The SDET will also work closely with Software Developers and other System QA Engineers in small scrum teams to deliver the highest quality products in a timely and cost-effective manner.

What You’ll Be Doing:
  • Design, develop and execute system test plans, suites and test cases for our web application and API backend
  • Work closely with development teams to coordinate and deploy product and configuration changes to application test and production environments
  • Perform system integration testing of all codes prior to release
  • Change management - Maintain and update QA environments
  • Document and report defects as well as create and maintain detailed test plans
  • Perform production issues triage and deployment
  • Analyze and communicate test results to stakeholders
  • Participate in ongoing system process improvement initiatives
The Skills You Bring:
  • Knowledge about CI/CD, quality assurance and application management, would be highly desirable
  • Experience with automation frameworks is desirable. Examples, but not limited to:
  • UI Automation tools(Selenium or anything relevant)
  • Automation Frameworks(Cypress, node.js etc.)
  • Scripting languages(Javascript etc.)
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills to root cause complex issues is required
  • Cloud Computing knowledge is a plus (Amazon Web Services, OpenStack)
  • Critical thinking and excellent problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Seeking a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical field
  • Experience in software testing of web applications / APIs
Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience in trading or financial services preferred