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Job Category:

Information Technology



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Engagement Layer Engineer - SDET - Multiple Locations

UHG - Boston, Massachusetts

Posted: 12/12/2018

The Engagement Layer is a single, personalized interface intended to simplify call center agents’ desktop experience through automation, enabling agents to focus on compassionate customer service. As an Engineer (SDET) in a DevOps team model, you’ll champion quality across engineering and business delivery teams. You’ll be responsible for leading automation of testing and have opportunities to develop new work and support production users. The Engagement Layer is a new application; we’ll count on you to operationalize a platform and an engineering culture that can scale across the enterprise.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overall system quality throughout development lifecycle and into production environment

  • Ensure all work delivered by engineering team is of the highest quality

  • Leverage automated testing framework (ServiceNow) to create automated test cases and test suites for all Engagement Layer functionality

  • Develop software and test cases in accordance with user story acceptance criteria

  • Support production users through monitoring and working incident tickets

  • Attend daily standups to keep others informed of your progress and to collaborate with fellow team members

  • Ensure system security, resiliency, reusability, scalability

  • Collaborate with architects and engineers to automate testing for system integrations


Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years development experience - javascript, angular, etc.

  • 1+ year experience with ServiceNow’s automated testing framework

  • 1+ year Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) experience

  • Agile experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 3+ years general automated testing framework experience

  • ServiceNow developer experience

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