Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Contract

Company Description

Job Description

The candidate will be handling multiple projects and interacting with teams in Europe and China.


Responsible for creating automation framework, in-house automation tools, large scalable web-based applications, using Java, multithreading in a SaaS based environment. This group mainly does games testing but the candidate will also be doing system testing as well. The client creates interactive games based on online and mobile platforms.


  • Game testing
  • UI functionality testing
  • Write system side test cases and scripts at API level
  • High volume transaction experience
  • Product development

Java/J2EE + QA Test/Quality Assurance Tester Software Engineer


Location: San Francisco, CA

Type: CTH or Full Time

Contract duration: 6 months

Work authorization: US Citizen, Green Card, or H1B

Relocation assistance: Yes; Will accommodate travel and board expenses for onsite interviews with FTE candidates

Develop software tools, automation frameworks, and automated tests that assist in verifying the catalog of CLIENT’s gaming products and systems. Work with internal test teams and development groups to automate existing manual tests and develop new automated test tools. Create the next generation of software test tools within the Interactive group at CLIENT.

Gather and interpret requirements; create prototypes, develop test frameworks and test suites, deploy test frameworks on internal and external test environments, and support in-house software test tools.

May evaluate and coordinate the work of others.

Review product documentation and software packages. Investigate escalated field issues.

Develop automated frameworks for internet and mobile games. Build an automated test framework for CLIENT’s Internet and mobile gaming platform.  

Generate and review test results, create tools to extract, analyze and display test data.

Document test methods and findings, summarize results and recommend fixes.

Perform troubleshooting and research errors at the application and system level.

Participate in creating test standards and defining new test methodologies. Research new test tools and make recommendations for advancing software test efficiency and quality.

Create automated tests to assure CLIENT gaming software will meet required customer jurisdictional and functionality specifications and regulatory requirements.

Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent, with 5 to 8 years of experience in Software Test Engineering required.

1.       2 – 3 years of experience testing in SaaS environments

2.       Proficient skills testing large Web based scalable systems

3.       Experience testing multi-threaded and session based Java applications

Knowledge of GUI driven test tools such as Quick Test Pro or Test Complete preferred. Knowledge of SOA, WCF, REST, HTML and web services preferred. Knowledge of test frameworks such as JUnit, NUnit or MS-Test desired.


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