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Senior Software Test Engineer

Cox Automotive
North Hills, NY 11576
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*Primary Location: *3400 New Hyde Park Rd, North Hills, NY, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *214573
The Digital Contracting team at Cox Automotive has an open position for a Senior Software Test Engineer. We enable consumers, dealers and lenders transact by providing secure, reliable, and easy ways to manage the entire life cycle of a digital contract. We take pride in delivering in the quality we deliver. We respect opinion and love discussions that help converge a divergent set of views in the best interests of our customers. We do the right thing - always!

Technology is for sure an important consideration, but it is "a" consideration. We are solution focused - solving the problem for our customer and solving it in a secure and sustainable way.

The Senior Software Test Engineer is responsible for developing manual and automated tests to support business initiatives. This Senior Software Test Engineer will be a pivotal member of an Agile Scrum team working closely with developers, product owners, and UX to drive a successful testing strategy, and ensuring that applications conform to their requirements and quality risks are minimized

About the position

* Develop manual and automated tests to support Cox Automotive business initiatives as part of an agile software development team.

* Determine if requirements are clear, concise, testable, and meet customer expectations by participating in grooming sessions and reviewing user stories.

* Interpret requirements to develop positive and negative test scenarios.

* Deliver working, tested, and releasable features in each sprint.

* Provide accurate estimates for test design and execution work; participate in grooming sessions.

* Write automated tests in JavaScript using testing tools and libraries; Contribute to the automation test frameworks when needed.

* Identify, analyze, and troubleshoot problems.

* Document and communicate test results and defects.

* Mentor other QA Engineers, sharing technical and business domain knowledge thereby reducing software defects.

People Skills

* The ideal candidate embraces change, thrives from empowerment, and works under general direction without frequent feedback from others.

* A self-starter who can effectively plan, schedule, and monitor their own work within sprint iterations.

* Takes the initiative in continuously identifying and pursuing personal development opportunities including the ability to learn and use leading technologies and grow through soft skills development.

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate with all levels of the organization.

* Willingness to work within a team and able to interact with multiple teams.

* Experience working with teams using Agile and Scrum.


* Puts a premium on quality code.

* You embrace the spirit of agile, iterative value delivery.

* Questions status quo and strives for continuous improvements.

* Uses a combination of technology, process, and people skills to help teams solve problems.

* Security is never an after though, you think about non-functional requirements at every step.

* Actively participates design discussions and code reviews.


* BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related field and 5+ years of experience OR 9 years experience and education equivalency.

* 5 years test development experience in a manual or automated environment.

* Proficiency in the following technologies: PyTest/Python, Selenium/Protractor, SQL, JavaScript, HTML

* Demonstrable experience writing manual and automated tests.

* Ability to investigate, troubleshoot, and report software defects and configuration issues.

* Strong knowledge of RESTful APIs with at least 3 years of experience testing them.

* Has experience in utilizing CI/CD pipelines

* Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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