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Railroad19 · Lead SDET

NEW!!! We are actively hiring for a hands-on Lead SDET that will be responsible for testing and managing front-end and/or back-end quality engineers for various systems in media. They will be responsible for guiding onshore and/or offshore consultants, assigning work, & reviewing work.

About Us:

  • At Railroad19, we build custom enterprise-level applications and cloud-platform solutions for Fortune 500 companies using diverse, current technologies to best meet our clients' needs.

  • We're more than just software consultants. We’re a specialized team of developers and architects who bring depth, value and commitment to the work we do, only bringing our "A" game to the table. Hard work and a desire to lead the industry - this is our company culture - this is what sets Railroad19 apart.

  • When you join Railroad19 you are part of a company that values your work and gives you the tools you need to succeed, while offering you a work/life balance. We are headquartered in Saratoga Springs, New York, but we are a distributed team of remote developers across the US.

  • This is a Full-Time (W2) position offering competitive compensation, as well as comprehensive benefits, vacation, 401k, and more.

  • The role is remote - U.S. located, only full time (NO- contractors, Corp-to-Corp or 1099).


  • Lead team in conducting testing across one or more projects, determining the appropriate test approach and resources required

  • Coordinate testing activities and ensure environments and data are set up for system, end-to-end and user acceptance testing

  • Ensures the team of quality engineers are performing manual testing when needed and automating as much as possible

  • Worksalongsidequalityengineers,performing hands-on testing

  • Plans work delegates responsibilities to quality engineers and confirms user stories and requirements are met.

  • Ensures defects are quickly and clearly communicated

  • Anticipatesandraises potential issues that impact quality,delivery or resourcing

  • Assists with troubleshooting production issues to determine if potential defect exists

  • Keeps current with new technologies and testing tools

  • Establishes a reputation as a technical expert, keeping current with new technologies, developing innovative technical ideas, and generating proposals

  • Works with product to understand user stories, engineering to understand architecture and operations on environments and deployments

  • Helps clarify business concepts and product requirements to quality engineers

Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years of experience with software testing

  • Proven experience leading team both onshore and offshore quality engineers

  • Experience testing REST APIs with tools such as Postman or Insomnia

  • Experience performing relational database testing and knowledge of data structures and SQL.

  • Experience issue and test management tools such as Jira,QMetry, TestRail

  • Experience working with product owner or business analysts to translate business requirements into tests

  • Strongwrittenandverbalcommunications; effective interpersonal skills

  • Willingness to work extended hours or on weekends based on project needs

Qualifications preferred

  • Front-end and/or back-end test automation experience

  • Experience testing No SQL databases

  • Experience utilizing with testing frameworks including Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, REST Assured and Cucumber

  • Experience testing in cloud environments, particularly AWS

  • Experienceintegratingtests into a CI/CD pipeline with tools like Maven and Jenkins

  • Ad sales technology or media experience

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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