SAS

  • Software Development Engineer in Test

    Job Locations US-NC-Cary
    Requisition ID
    20022735
    Category
    Research and Development
    Visa Sponsorship
    No
    Travel Requirements
    None
  • Overview

    Germany SAS

     

    Are you passionate about Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, DevOps, and test automation technologies? 

     

    As a software development engineer in test within the Quality User-Driven Enterprise Software Testing division, you will collaborate with public cloud developers within R&D to provide automated testing of the continuous integration and delivery efforts associated with delivering an analytics platform.  This role will offer you an exciting opportunity to learn various aspects of designing SAS Viya software for public cloud technologies.

     

    Primary responsibilities:

    • Working within an Agile environment to design, develop, execute, and analyze test cases and procedures
    • Entering, tracking, and verifying defects found in virtual configurations and environments in OpenStack, AWS, Azure, and Kubernetes
    • Develop and maintain automated tests using a framework in Python
    • Create automated test cases which exercise the end-to-end continuous integration and delivery infrastructure of SAS Viya offerings deployed in the public cloud
    • Participate in automated and performance testing activities of the continuous integration and delivery infrastructure for SAS Viya offerings delivered in the public cloud
    • Develop and monitor automated continuous integration test runs in Jenkins
    • Analyze and communicate test results, metrics, and status throughout the development cycle

    Essential Requirements:

     

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other quantitative field
    • 8 years or less more of experience in development or testing
    • Experience with Windows and Unix based operating systems
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment on multiple projects throughout the release schedule
    • Ability to grasp new concepts and technologies quickly

     

    Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Preferred:

    • Familiarity with basic concepts of virtualization platforms and PaaS (VMWare Player, VMWare ESX Server, XenServer, Amazon, OpenStack or Virtual Box, Cloud Foundry)
    • Broad experience with Xunit style automation frameworks
    • Experience using API-Driven infrastructure such as: AWS, VCloud, Kubernetes or OpenStack
    • Experience with DevOPs principles and strategies
    • Expertise in development best practices including source control strategies, design patterns, object oriented programming principles and code review
    • Familiarity with SQL or PostgreSQL
    • Proficiency in one or more high-level languages (PowerShell, Ansible, Python, R, Ruby, or Java)
    • Familiarity with Azure, Kubernetes, or Google Cloud Platforms
    • Experiencewith automation strategies used in a continuous delivery environment
    • Experience with keyword-driven or action word based software testing methodologies
    • Familiarity with RESTful principles and programming with REST APIs.
    • Experience with Continuous Integration (CI) tools such as Git, Jenkins or other Continuous Integration Build environments
    • Familiarity with networking and TLS security concepts as they apply to testing

     

    SAS looks not only for the right skills, but also for a cultural fit. We seek colleagues who will contribute to the unique culture that makes SAS such a great place to work. We look for the total candidate: technical skills, culture fit, relationship skills, problem solvers, good communicators and, of course, innovators. Candidates must be ready to make an impact.

     

    Additional Information:

    To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.SAS is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified  applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. The level of this position will be determined based on the applicant's education, skills and experience. Resumes may be considered in the order they are received. SAS employees performing certain job functions may require access to technology or software subject to export or import regulations. To comply with these regulations, SAS may obtain nationality or citizenship information from applicants for employment. SAS collects this information solely for trade law compliance purposes and does not use it to discriminate unfairly in the hiring process.

     

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