Apex Systems, Inc. SDET - Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6090847 Qualifications:nAs a member of the Quality Assurance team, the SDET will work with Dev and DevOps teams to help build and test data cloud solutions.nThe SDET will also participate in designing and implementing automated solutions to help verify functionality and performance of the data commons platforms. Proficient in one or more common programming languages.nDetailed knowledge of software verification and validation processes and procedures. Excellent debugging and trouble shooting skills. Understanding of Agile Process and ability to prioritize and manage workload to meet critical project milestones and deadlines. Ability and willingness to acquire new programming languages, learn about statistical and machine learning methods. Ability to work in a collaborative team environment. Excellent technical and communication skills.nResponsibilities:nResponsible for creating the project Software Quality Assurance Plan. Create and implement QA Test Plans and SOPs Test functionalities prior to each release on each tier (QA, Stage and Production). Responsible for testing the product to be compliant with technical specifications and policy requirements Identify necessary teams to successfully complete the Test Phase. Contribute to Master Test Plan and Strategy by identifying appropriate test techniques and tools that ensure product quality and test completion.nDevelop the test case documents according to the Master Test Plan/Test Strategy Facilitate triage of defects and assist in defect investigation and escalation. Walk through the test results with the team and communicate status to management and project leadership. Assist with the implementation of automated testing tools. Serves as a liaison with internal and external collaborators on various research projects. Perform other duties as assigned.nBachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, statistics, engineering, or a related field required. Master's or Doctoral degree in computer science, mathematics, statistics, engineering, or a related field preferred.nEEO EmployernApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.nVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.