Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Overview

Are you an engineer or computer scientist who has a passion for building great, high-quality commercial software? Use your dedication to quality and software engineering to advance Esri's cutting-edge ArcGIS software. Your work will involve finding ways to break our code, developing and implementing new tests, and discovering ways to improve the product we deliver to our customers worldwide.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Design, develop, and maintain automation systems and tools to be used by development and test engineers
  • Utilize innovative test technologies to develop product test strategy
  • Facilitate creation and execution of automated test suites
  • Analyze user requirements as well as product architecture/design to derive testing requirements
  • Design and author test cases for unit, functional, performance, scalability, and durability testing
  • Write and execute automated and manual tests as needed
  • Review source code for potential problems; reproduce, debug, and isolate problems and verify fixes
  • Analyze code coverage using industry standard tools such as BullsEye and Coverity
  • Assist in assessing product quality and release readiness

Requirements

  • Minimum of one year of software testing experience
  • A passion for quality
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as the ability to decompose complex problems and perform root cause analyses
  • Hands-on experience with Microsoft Windows and/or web computing frameworks
  • Ability to understand and write code in C/C++, C#, Java, Python, or other high level languages
  • Hands-on software testing or development experience with large scale GIS systems or client-server desktop, web, or mobile applications
  • A self-motivated team player with an interest in continuous learning
  • Bachelor's or master's in engineering, computer science, or a related field, depending on position level

Recommended Qualifications: 

  • Understanding of the Agile software development life cycle
  • Confidence and ability to communicate and collaborate with other team members
  • Hands-on experience with test automation tools such as CPPUnit, CodedUI, MSTest, or other test frameworks
  • Hands-on experience using and implementing GIS software such as ArcGIS
  • Experience with commercial test tools such as BullsEye or Coverity (e.g., to interpret/analyze test coverage reports)
  • UNIX/Linux experience

The Company

Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.

 

Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.

 

Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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