TraceLink, Inc. Senior Software Engineer in Test (Software QA) in North Reading, Massachusetts
TraceLink is building the TraceLink Life Sciences Cloud, the first cloud-based application platform for creating a truly collaborative, high-performance global business network. We help our global customers connect to each other, share crucial business information and collaborate on manufacturing and distributing billions of products worldwide. To do so, we need team members that are motivated, creative, questioning and driven to push conventional boundaries. We have strong financial backing, a great roster of well-known customers and a product that analysts say revolutionizes how people work. Ready for a challenge?
Build tooling for automated testing of the TraceLink application. This tooling will need to programmatically interface with the TraceLink application using a variety of B2B messaging protocols as well as both REST-based and SOAP-based web services.
Provide architectural input into the test automation infrastructure.
Creating testing tools that can be configured and used by non-developers.
Creating testing tools that can simulate real-world transaction volumes involving potentially millions of transactions per day.
Provide high-level analysis to apply appropriate technologies and architecture to solve conceptual problems.
Research and remain informed of new technology and tools, and how such technologies could be applied at TraceLink.
Work closely with engineers building the core TraceLink product to ensure that testability concerns are factored into the design of the product.
Skills and Requirements:
Bachelors in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent experience.
3 or more years recent experience working in a test automation engineering role involving programmatic interaction with a system under test (as opposed to and/or in addition to UI automation work)
Recent experience using Java, Eclipse, Ant or Maven, Unix, and an automated unit test framework such as TestNG.
Experience in developing against web-services and Web-based APIs.
Recent experience developing and executing formal test plans, data sets and test configurations for assigned feature areas.
Experience testing web-based enterprise-class business applications.
Ability to write clearly and concisely.
Superior written and oral communication skills.
Helpful Skills and Experience:
Experience in testing cloud-based applications on platforms such as Amazon Web Services.
Experience programming in a functional language (Scala, Ruby, List, etc.)
Pharmaceutical supply chain.
Testing cloud-based applications.
External Company Name: TraceLink, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.tracelink.com