Software test engineer

  • Modis,
  • Boston, MA
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Automation Design, Bash, Development, HTTP, JavaScript, Linux, Manager, Management, Programming, Project, Project Management, Quality Assurance, Scripts, Software Engineer, SQL, Testing
C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

The software development engineer in test (SDET) role is a software engineer or technical manager who can both teach and do. They are a hands-on player-coach which is half architecting and writing test automation code, and half designing and managing test efforts in general. This is a 1 year contract with option to extend. Local candidates only at this time.

Job Description


Design test plans and test automation design in TestComplete for 2-4 projects at once, working with both onshore and offshore resources to execute work.

Define and train others on quality standards for new project

Deliver clear test plans that include time, scope, resources, constraints, test scope, dependencies, risk, and responsibilities

Demonstrate strong project management skills in understanding project goals, individual role operations, the delivery process, identifying problems, and unblocking testing through effective escalation

Demonstrate strong personal discipline in goal setting and achieving results


Understand how the internet works, how web services work, how RESTful services work, and how HTTP works

Knowledge of software quality assurance best practices, including test planning

Ability to write Linux (bash) scripts to manipulate test data

Familiarity with one or more programming languages, JavaScript preferred

Strong logical reasoning and ability to think before acting

Ability to edit and run SQL


4 year degree in computer science or engineering field

4 years writing software test automation

2 years managing testing in some capacity

Company Information

At Modis, we have the connections and expertise to help save you time and start earning money in the right IT or engineering job for you. We use our insight, knowledge and resources to match you with top positions at leading companies. Many of our clients use our services to help fill positions quickly so they can avoid the time-consuming process of posting jobs and sifting through resumes. This can mean we can offer you access to unadvertised IT and engineering job openings and quick placement opportunities that you wouldn't otherwise know about. Get The Modis Advantage.
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Position Id : US_EN_6_914759_1036190

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