Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) - PSA in Heredia at TradeStation

Date Posted: 12/22/2021

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Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) - PSA
Heredia, Costa Rica
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. We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a generous PTO policy.  We are currently seeking a subject matter expert in database architecture to lead the delivery of legendary technology to our business partners through our order execution systems.
Do you love the challenge of designing and building mission-critical low-latency distributed systems that handle millions of events per second? If so, we have an opportunity for you as a developer, architect and leader on an Agile team building high-performance, real-time systems for financial market data networks. A key part of the role is delivering new and innovative services to our customers by modernizing our architecture and software engineering practices. Success in this role requires a strong technical background with a high degree of proficiency and creativity. The role requires an enthusiastic willingness to creatively solve problems for which there are no pre-existing 
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Create a unit testing solution and unit tests against web application code
  • Create a BDD testing solution and BDD tests against a web application
  • Create automated test cases and test stories, test bug fixes, reproduce issues and develop testing standards
  • Perform different types of testing (unit, functional, integration, smoke, black-box, white-box, etc.)
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Provide continuous integration test support
  • Provide guidance to the rest of the team on designing for testability
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Web application debug tools (Curl, Fiddler, Wireshark, Fitnesse is a plus)
  • Automated testing tools (Selenium, etc.)
  • C# (Ability to learn C# is a minimum requirement - familiarity with C#)
  • Continuous build integration tools
  • Ability to create automated test applications
  • IIS
  • REST
  • Source control management system (Git, Mercurial, etc.)
  • Experience with Visual Studio 
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years any application testing
  • 3+ years in web application testing
  • Experience with Agile Development