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This position is for Patient cloud eCOA team working on the patient facing technologies. This team is working on the latest tools and technologies developing a next generation SaaS solutions and native mobile apps using the technologies like Reactjs, AWS, lambdas, Swift & Kotlin .
Who we are looking for:
As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test, you are responsible for the automation strategy and framework for our patient-facing suite of products. These products are primarily mobile applications (and supporting backend apps & services) used by patients who participate in clinical trials. You will assess our current state of automation and work with team leaders, engineers and testers to lay out our go-forward plan. You will then lead execution and team adoption of automation tools & best practices.
Contribute to the automation framework to run tests for our applications
Work with the Engineering & Testing team to ensure the CI flow is complete and meaningful
Identify gaps in the current automation suite and help prioritize those / get them into the development backlog
Build some (not all) automation scenarios in these areas: missing low level coverage, full integration, and key functional area smoke test (i.e. locale-related testing)
Coach engineers and testers on writing and maintaining impactful unit and integration automation
Work to establish standardization across our team with respect to automation & testing automation
Weigh-in on design and testing considerations, estimates and approach during our Agile SDLC (feature planning, grooming, etc)
Identify automation opportunities in the Validation process and work with our team to prioritize those / get them into the development backlog
Help the team build meaningful test data sets based upon Real-World production data that mimics how our customers use our products
Benchmark (performance) critical areas in our products, identify any bottlenecks that can be re-architected for speed increases and work to get them into the team backlog
Participate in manual testing activities when time permits, primarily as a means of understanding our testing practices / approaches and using that experience to prioritize and advance our automation efforts in the right wayAttend sprint planning meetings and discuss testing issues
Evaluation and adoption of automation and other testing-related tools that are best-fit for our products
4 to 5 years relevant job experience
Typically requires related experience and a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree (or equivalent experience)
MEDIDATA generates the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes.