MTS 1, Software Engineer, Quality

eBay Inc. - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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This is an exciting opportunity to work for one of the most critical organizations within eBay! Our organization creates critical tools (applications, web services, user experiences, API, Feeds) to support the eBay seller community. Our team builds critical backend technologies that impact millions of eBay sellers worldwide to enable our sellers to grow their business on eBay, through the rich set of big data eBay has accumulated of years and with business intelligence. Our system provides different kinds of near-real-time seller performance data and offers a rich set of research tools to our sellers to help them to be more successful in selling on eBay, and also has built-in tracking capability to understand the impact of each and every touchpoints our applications have with customers!

Primary Job Responsibilities

Design, develop and lead Quality Engineering initiatives to support eBay's Selling group. As part of the Selling QE team, this individual will be responsible for the oversight and development of testing framework, as well as functional, regression and integration testing of new and existing features end-to-end.

Ability to script and increase usage of automation to reduce testing lead times. (Using languages like Java/Javascript and scripting languages like Python is a plus)

Experience with CI/CD pipeline and DevOps tools like GitHub, Jenkins.

Be able to articulate, evaluate and evangelize testing strategies and apply them in eBay's context.

Work with Product Development, Product Management, Quality Engineering, Load & Performance, and Operations teams to develop innovative testing solutions that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules, and adherence to testing goals and principles.

Estimate testing effort, prioritize projects, plan implementations, and help rollout system changes.

Identify process, technology challenges and deficiencies that need to be addressed and drive those changes to successful adoption.

Recommend coding solutions, fix bugs and solve problems.

Proactively identify and resolve resource conflicts and set priorities for parallel projects.

Identify project risks and be able to provide alternatives for reducing risk.

Create test plans and test cases for new assigned features as well as develop test tools for automation/regression testing.

Job Qualifications

Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures and algorithms.

Proficient in Java/NodeJS. Must be experienced in RESTful/SOA Services/API testing, API contract testing, integration, E2E testing.

Knowledge of frameworks such as TestNG or Cucumber are a plus.

Experience in API software testing using automated tools including, Soap UI, Postman, Selenium, Jmeter.

Experience in modern JS UI testing frameworks such as Cypress.js and Puppeteer would be a plus and an asset

Passionate about writing code and highly motivated to learn eBay technology stack.

Experience with database processing and the ability to write SQL queries and knowledge of NoSQL databases are a plus.

Experience in cross-platform client testing (iOS, Android, Chrome, IE, Safari, Firefox etc.) and proficient in one of the platforms such as Selenium Grid, BrowserStack etc.,

Experienced in requirements analysis, test planning, creation of test cases for the full spectrum of test types and phases, test data & environment preparation, test execution and test status reporting.

Familiarity with builds systems like Maven/Ant and Continuous Integration frameworks like Jenkins.

Strong communication, problem analysis/resolution skills

Ability to work on simultaneous projects in a highly dynamic environment

Understanding of various development methodologies like Agile is highly desirable

Basic Qualifications

At least 5 years of experience in software development /quality engineering

MSCS/MSEE highly desirable, BSCS or BSEE or other four-year degree in a relevant field is required

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