Join our Talent Network
Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

Software Engineer In Test

Community: Technology
Location: Chennai, India
Date Posted: Oct 14, 2021
Remote: No
Travel Requirements: None

Job Description

Description

Software Engineer in Test

Chennai, India

 

 

The Opportunity:

We’re looking for a Software Engineer in Test to help us push the boundaries of what education can offer through the power of technology. Education is our passion, and our team members bring that to work each day as they aim to advance learning in every region of the world. Blackboard is the world's leading education technology company, providing dynamic products and services to the global education community. We’re focused on driving innovation in EdTech and working with our clients to create a smarter learning environment.   

 

 

At Blackboard, we believe in the power of a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. As we expand globally, we are committed to making diversity, inclusion, and belonging a foundational part of not only our hiring practices, but who we are as a company.

 

 

For more information about Blackboard Inc. and our career opportunities, please visit www.blackboard.com. 

 

 

Blackboard’s Engineering Quality and Productivity team works closely with Development, Design, and Product Management teams, as well as with the larger Product Development organization to solve a wide variety of technology challenges and provide support for test, development, and execution against Blackboard’s new features and legacy applications. Using both industry-standard processes and cutting-edge technologies, our team works in a dynamic, fast-paced environment to deliver new software releases. 

 

 

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Building, maintaining, and improving Blackboard’s automated testing frameworks
  • Evaluating industry trends, new practices, tools, and methodologies to identify and implement those appropriate to advance Blackboard’s automation infrastructure, tools, and processes
  • Developing and implementing automated test standards across the department to ensure consistency in programming and engineering practices
  • Working with developers to design, implement, and optimize CI/CD pipelines for various applications including large and microservice architecture types
  • Working to develop various tools and utilities to enable Product Development teams to ensure quality deliverables

 

 

The Candidate:

Required skills/qualifications:

  • 2-5+ years of experience in software development with automated application testing and programming experience
  • Experience building automated test frameworks and test suites for web and mobile applications
  • Experience with one or more automation frameworks
  • Experience creating and executing performance tests
  • Experience with Java, JavaScript, or TypeScript programming languages
  • Experience with Selenium Web Driver including writing and debugging tests and knowledge of the Page Object Model
  • Capable of configuring and supporting test environments for automation or manual test development and execution
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a cross-functional team
  • Strong willingness and openness to learn and unlearn

 

 

Preferred skills/qualifications:

  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with Bamboo, Jenkins, or other continuous delivery software
  • Experience with Unix/Linux
  • Experience analyzing code coverage of automated tests and static code analysis
  • Previous experience in the education industry or with e-learning technologies

 

 

To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, Blackboard positions are currently remote (where possible).

 

The Office:

Blackboard has an office in one of the biggest cultural, economic, and educational centers in South India: Chennai.

  • Located on OMR, the IT corridor of South Chennai
  • Easy access to Velachery, Thiruvanmiyur Railway station and bus stop
  • Very close to Tidel Park, Ascendas, and SRP Tools – Holiday Inn 
  • Office provides lunch Tuesday – Thursday and evening snacks Monday – Friday 
  • Office is situated behind Hotel Turyaa on the 5th floor of Rayala Techno Park
  • Fun Committee, Happy Fete Team, Food Committee, and Sports Committee ensures fun at work
  • ISR Team actively engages employees in contributing to various local charities

 

 

This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.  

 

 

Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor. 



Req ID: 634

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

DevOps Engineer

Chennai, India

Renewal Specialist

Chennai, India

Scrum Master

Chennai, India

Software Engineer In Test

Chennai, India

Senior Software Engineer

Chennai, India

Scrum Master

Chennai, India

Software Engineer in Test

Chennai, India

Dir, Systems Operations

Chennai, India

Software Engineer (.NET)

Chennai, India

DevSecOps Engineer

Chennai, India

Senior DevSecOps Engineer

Chennai, India

Staff Software Engineer

Chennai, India

Software Engineer

Chennai, India

Senior Software Engineer

Chennai, India

Software Engineer

Chennai, India