Software Development Engineer in Test I in San Diego, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

ShoWare   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 39 days ago

Position Overview:

As an Software Development Engineer in Test I (SDET I), you will use your software development and software automation skills to enable our customer to drive personalization, recommendations and commerce for the physical world, in real-time. You will be responsible for owning our test suites, automating and improving our tools and processes, and empowering development teams to move faster, with higher confidence.

Who You Are:

  • You believe in Murphy's Law and "see around corners" in order to catch potential issues before they go live.
  • You are motivated by helping to build a product that is innovative and game changing.
  • You like to work with a wide array of technology rather than specializing in one specific technology.
  • You love big technical challenges.
  • You truly care about the business impact of what you help build and release.
  • You adapt well to change.
  • You have a strong passion for quality.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Improve the coverage and reliability of our automated test suites.
  • Develop automated tests.
  • Work in an agile environment (TDD, short release cycles).
  • Troubleshoot scaling and deployment issues.
  • Take part in regular creative brainstorming sessions to improve product quality.
  • Teach, learn, and document.

What types of TE2 products & services might I be working on?

  • Web based client content management tool
  • Custom mobile applications
  • Web services for content management
  • Client messaging platform


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (or relevant equivalent).
  • 1+ years of professional software engineering in test experience.
  • 1+ years professional experience with web automation technology and tools, including Selenium.
  • Experience developing automation in at least one of OO languages - Java, C#/C++, Python.
  • Experience with REST web services.
  • Strong problem-solving skills; adaptable, proactive and willing to take ownership.

Nice to Have:

  • Strong knowledge of QA methodology and tools, with demonstrated experience in an SDET role.
  • Experience influencing software engineering best practices within your team.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation package including discretionary annual bonus opportunity;
  • 4-weeks of Paid Time Off for employees up to 3-years of tenure (higher accrual thereafter);
  • 8-hours of paid Volunteer Time Off to give back to organizations and groups you feel most passionately about;
  • Three different medical insurance plans to choose from, including an employer-contributed HSA;
  • Employer-paid short & long-term disability and life insurance;
  • Matching 401K;
  • Unlimited access to Udemy for Business for continued learning and career development.

Valid Through: 2019-10-3