Pearson SR Software Developer in Test in Chandler, Arizona

SR Software Developer in Test

Description

At Pearson , we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always reexamining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe.

We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Come check us out. What big idea will you help us launch?

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Interested in creating your own cutting edge technology and want to solve problems that didn’t exist before? As a Senior Software Developer in Test at Pearson, you have the opportunity to work on our mainstream products, impacting the success of the organization and our education system as a whole.

Our Senior Quality Developers are capable of moving fast, breaking down, and solving complex problems at scale. They own systems end to end, and influence the technology growth that impacts millions of customers across the educational space. Creating cutting edge automation frameworks, tools that improve and optimize engineering efficiency, top the job responsibilities of our Quality Assurance team.

Position located at our Chandler, AZ site.

What you will be doing as your key responsibilities…

  • Develop automation and coding infrastructure to ensure that our validation engines can keep up with fast moving code base

  • Ability to provide technical and analytical expertise to the team in testing methodologies and automation frameworks

  • Provide testing strategy and guide scrum teams towards efficient high quality releases

  • Conduct and analyze performance test over large scale distributed networks

  • Work with your development counterparts to ensure code is reliable, testable and scalable

  • Appetite to learn and tackle complex problems

Qualifications

What we are looking for…

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline

  • 7 years solid experience working with various systems, web browser automation, bug tracking and unit testing tools (Selenium, JIRA, Junit)

  • Strong object oriented coding skills (Java, C/C , PHP)

  • Experience in at least one major scripting language (JavaScript, Perl, Python, Shell, VBScript)

  • Attention to detail! Ability to communicate quickly and clearly with the team, learning new things on the fly

  • In depth knowledge in problem solving, distributed systems, algorithms and databases

  • Strong communication skills to articulate technical and quality issues

  • Ability to work with abstract problems

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Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-AZ-Chandler

Work Locations: US-AZ-Chandler-3075 West Ray 3075 W Ray Rd Park at San Tan Chandler 85226

Job: Technology

Organization: North America

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Mar 5, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1803721

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.