Software Engineer - Test (SDET)

Full Time

  • No Travel Required

Job Description

Come build the next-gen fintech at Zelle®, where we're relentlessly focused on empowering prosperity in all its forms.

From fast money movement for over 100 million people who can access Zelle® directly through their banking app to new account opening and beyond - we make a difference in the lives of consumers and businesses every day and enable them to live their best financial lives. And we're only getting started.

With a new, state-of-the-art HQ opening next year in Scottsdale, AZ - plus growing presences in San Francisco and Chicago - we're entering our next big chapter.

Make your mark on what's next in fintech with Zelle®.

Overall Purpose

This position designs, develops, tests and maintains software product applications.

Essential Functions
  • Participates in designing, developing, documenting, testing, and debugging new and existing software systems and applications.
  • Contributes in development life cycle including requirements analysis and design.
  • Write technical specifications based on conceptual design and stated business requirements.
  • Support, and document software functionality.
  • Identify and evaluate new technologies for implementation.
  • Analyze code to find causes of errors and revise programs as needed.
  • Provide critical input in software design meetings and analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
  • Consult with end user to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs.
  • Complies with all security policies and procedures, to ensure that the highest level of system and data confidentiality, integrity and availability is maintained.

Desired Skills

Specific Requirements and Qualifications for Software Development Engineer in Test:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field required.
  • 5 years' experience developing software or test automation frameworks using one of the programming language - Java , Ruby, Node.js or Objective C. Java is preferred.
  • Prior experience with established Software development tools( GIT, Eclipse/Android Studio/X-Code)
  • Mobile programming ( Android or iOS/Swift ) experience is a bonus and preferred.
  • Experience implementing test automation frameworks for web or mobile platforms (hybrid, iOS or Android) using any test automation tools- Appium, Selenium, Web driver, Rest-Assured API, and Cucumber.
  • Experience with Device Cloud Providers: Perfecto Mobile, Device Anywhere, Amazon Device Farm.
  • Experience in building and executing automated and performance tests for REST and XML/SOAP/JSON based services.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with web technologies - HTTP, HTML, XML, JSON, SQL, Java Script, Node.js
  • Passion to work independently on diverse problems and resolve challenges on a daily basis.
  • Agile/Lean methodologies experience preferred.
  • Security testing is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Performance/Load Testing is a plus.

  • Ability to use Unix/Linux command line programs and create/edit scripts.
  • Able to analyze results of automated deployment scripts and makes modifications.

  • Able to maintain test scripts as needed.
  • Prepares test strategy, test plan, test cases, and test summary documents.
  • Experience with automated functional software testing frameworks, such as Cucumber, Selenium, etc.
  • Performs unit, functional, load, user interface, performance, regression and system integration testing on new code or modified code prior to production releases.
  • Produce and report project test metrics.
  • Possess advanced knowledge of QA/QC techniques; certifications preferred
  • Assists new staff on testing techniques and test methodologies

  • Ability to respond to situations in a timely manner, and meet predetermined deadlines
  • Ability to support/maintain existing products and add new features as requested by customers.
  • Provide support to UAT/production applications as needed
  • Ability to work on multiple projects

  • Agile/Lean methodologies experience
  • Solid understanding of an iterative software development process
  • Able to estimate all project activities and tasks.
  • Able to elicit user and functional requirements.
  • Mentor and monitor Software Engineers in the technical aspects of their assignments.

  • Education and experience typically obtained through completion of a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science and/or 2 or more years of related industry experience.

Preferred skills:
  • Proficiency in Java language
  • Ability to write automated test cases



The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow instructions and perform other related duties as assigned by their supervisor.

Physical Requirements

Working conditions consist of a normal office environment. Work is primarily sedentary and requires extensive use of a computer and involves sitting for periods of approximately four hours. Work may require occasional standing, walking, kneeling and reaching. Must be able to lift 10 pounds occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently. Requires visual acuity and dexterity to view, prepare, and manipulate documents and office equipment including personal computers. Requires the ability to communicate with internal and/or external customers.

Employee must be able to perform essential functions and physical requirements of position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Some of the Ways We Prioritize Your Health and Happiness

  • Healthcare Coverage - Competitive medical, dental, and vision plans as well as pre-tax savings through flexible spending accounts (FSA) for commuting, health & dependent care expenses.
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan - Featuring a 100% Company Safe Harbor Match on your first 5% deferral immediately upon eligibility.
  • Parental Leave - 12 weeks paid leave plus access to Maven Maternity
  • Paid Time Off - Unlimited Time Off* starting on Day 1, plus 11 paid company holidays
  • Employee Assistance Progra m - Resources and tools to help you and your family find a solution to whatever life throws at you .

And SO much more! We continue to enhance our program, so be sure to check our Benefits page here for the latest.

*Unlimited Time Off available to regular, full-time exempt roles only. Our team can share more during the interview process!

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Early Warning Services is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, sex, pregnancy, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.