Sr. Software Quality Engineer

Employer
S&P Global
Location
Boulder, Colorado
Posted
Jun 19, 2024
Closes
Jun 26, 2024
Ref
2778841240
Discipline
Engineering, Software
Position Type
Engineer
Specialty
Other
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
About the Role:
Grade Level (for internal use):
09 The Role: Sr. Software Engineer, Quality Engineering

The Team: The Quality Engineering team works in partnership with other Technology Functions and the Business to ensure quality delivery of our products. The team works in an Agile environment and is located globally. The team is independent in driving all decisions and is responsible for continuously improving customer experience, revenue growth and operations enablement through quick turn-around of development of our products with high quality.

The Impact: As an Sr. Quality Engineer, you will make a significant contribution in building automation/performance solutions to test applications across Web/Windows/API/Services platforms and framing efficient data comparison methods. Your challenge will be reducing the "time to market" for products without compromising quality, by leveraging automation and innovation. You will use a wide range of technologies and have the opportunity to interact with different internal teams.

What's In It For You:
  • Working with a team of highly skilled, ambitious and result-oriented professionals.
  • Using a wide range of cutting-edge technology to innovate while testing.
  • An ever-challenging environment to hone your existing skills in Automation, Performance, service layer testing, SQL scripting etc.
  • A great opportunity to think and execute like a developer while performing the role of QA.
  • Being a part of an organization which values 'Culture of Urgency' and 'Shift Left' approaches.
  • A plenty of skill building, knowledge sharing, and innovation opportunities.
  • Building a fulfilling career with a global financial technology company.
Responsibilities:
  • Develop automation/performance scripts that meet organization standards and build reliable automated regression suites.
  • Design and develop test plans, test cases based upon functional and design specifications, execute test cases and analyze and report test results to the teams.
  • Work in partnership with the development teams to deliver business functionality on time with required quality that meets the acceptance criteria.
  • Focus on building efficient solutions for Web, Services/APIs, and Database testing requirements.
  • Participate in internal/cross team meetings, project scoping, functional reviews, test specifications, technical reviews for assigned projects in an Agile environment.
  • Participate actively in functional, system and regression testing activities.
  • Capture quality assurance data and metrics to provide insights and conclusions.
  • Estimate and perform risk analysis for quality delivery.
What We're Looking For:
  • 3 - 5 years of experience in software testing and developing automated scripts with understanding of coding and debugging procedures.
  • Experience in programming using Python/Java or other languages.
  • Experience in design and development of automated tests using automation tools (e.g. Python, Selenium, etc.) with exposure in testing across the application layers (UI/Service/Data layers).
  • Experience in advising team to identify automatable test cases at different layers (UI, Services and Data layer tests). Ability to working with developers to build automation/performance friendly code is a plus.
  • Experience in basic SQL/PL-SQL, writing queries and RDBMS.
  • Understanding of Behavior Driven Development (BDD) practices and experience in Safe Agile methodology is a plus.
  • Knowledge of testing in CI, DevOps, rolling deployment/upgrade model is a plus.
  • Knowledge of developing Test Plans and Test Cases, engage in Exploratory Testing, creating and maintaining Defect Reports.
  • Exposure to performance testing tools like HP LoadRunner/Performance Center/Storm Runner, JMeter is a plus.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to produce clear, concise and detailed documentation.
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and technical troubleshooting skills.
  • Bachelor's or higher qualification in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent is preferred.
Flexible Working
We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us at interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can.

Compensation/Benefits Information (US Applicants Only):
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $60,000 to $ 95,000. Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location.
In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan. This role is not eligible for additional compensation such as an annual incentive bonus or sales commission plan.

This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits we provide to our employees, visit .

S&P Global has a Securities Disclosure and Trading Policy ("the Policy") that seeks to mitigate conflicts of interest by monitoring and placing restrictions on personal securities holding and trading. The Policy is designed to promote compliance with global regulations. In some Divisions, pursuant to the Policy's requirements, candidates at S&P Global may be asked to disclose securities holdings. Some roles may include a trading prohibition and remediation of positions when there is an effective or potential conflict of interest. Employment at S&P Global is contingent upon compliance with the Policy.

About S&P Global Ratings
At S&P Global Ratings, our analyst-driven credit ratings, research, and sustainable finance opinions provide critical insights that are essential to translating complexity into clarity so market participants can uncover opportunities and make decisions with conviction. By bringing transparency to the market through high-quality independent opinions on creditworthiness, we enable growth across a wide variety of organizations, including businesses, governments, and institutions.
S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI). S&P Global is the world's foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks, analytics and workflow solutions in the global capital, commodity and automotive markets. With every one of our offerings, we help many of the world's leading organizations navigate the economic landscape so they can plan for tomorrow, today.

For more information, visit

What's In It For You?

Our Purpose:
Progress is not a self-starter. It requires a catalyst to be set in motion. Information, imagination, people, technology-the right combination can unlock possibility and change the world.

Our world is in transition and getting more complex by the day. We push past expected observations and seek out new levels of understanding so that we can help companies, governments and individuals make an impact on tomorrow. At S&P Global we transform data into Essential Intelligence , pinpointing risks and opening possibilities. We Accelerate Progress.

Our People:
We're more than 35,000 strong worldwide-so we're able to understand nuances while having a broad perspective. Our team is driven by curiosity and a shared belief that Essential Intelligence can help build a more prosperous future for us all.

From finding new ways to measure sustainability to analyzing energy transition across the supply chain to building workflow solutions that make it easy to tap into insight and apply it. We are changing the way people see things and empowering them to make an impact on the world we live in. We're committed to a more equitable future and to helping our customers find new, sustainable ways of doing business. We're constantly seeking new solutions that have progress in mind. Join us and help create the critical insights that truly make a difference.

Our Values:

Integrity, Discovery, Partnership

At S&P Global, we focus on Powering Global Markets. Throughout our history, the world's leading organizations have relied on us for the Essential Intelligence they need to make confident decisions about the road ahead. We start with a foundation of integrity in all we do, bring a spirit of discovery to our work, and collaborate in close partnership with each other and our customers to achieve shared goals.

Benefits:
We take care of you, so you can take care of business. We care about our people. That's why we provide everything you-and your career-need to thrive at S&P Global.

Our benefits include:
  • Health & Wellness: Health care coverage designed for the mind and body.
  • Flexible Downtime: Generous time off helps keep you energized for your time on.
  • Continuous Learning: Access a wealth of resources to grow your career and learn valuable new skills.
  • Invest in Your Future: Secure your financial future through competitive pay, retirement planning, a continuing education program with a company-matched student loan contribution, and financial wellness programs.
  • Family Friendly Perks: It's not just about you. S&P Global has perks for your partners and little ones, too, with some best-in class benefits for families.
  • Beyond the Basics: From retail discounts to referral incentive awards-small perks can make a big difference.
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