Dell Software Engineer (QA automation), Midrange, Virtualization team in Saint Petersburg, Russia

Our team in St. Petersburg, Russia is working on next generation storage architecture in area of data storage, data mobility, virtualization and networking. As part of our world class engineering team, you are developing cutting-edge technologies for those products.

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated Software Engineer for Test Automation and System Testing. Ideal candidate shall demonstrate perfect understanding of software testing principles and approaches, experience working in continuous integration environments, good experience with functional test automation of complex software systems, ability to understand and structure complex requirements, and desire to learn and grow.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Development of test methodologies and plans for new product functions/features under development.

  • Everyday work on adding new automated test scenarios (Python), maintaining continuous test execution (Jenkins), tracking test cycles execution results, recommending corrective actions, and working with the development engineers on resolution of problems.

  • Isolate, reproduce and track bugs and verify fixes.

  • Maintain and modify test environment and configurations as needed, create new test environments and configurations to meet test cases or problem recreation requirements.

  • Document test results and manage and maintain defect and test case databases to assist in the continuous improvement and modification of software.

  • Work effectively with cross-functional and/or cross-geographic teams, readily share information with others.

Work Experience and Education

  • A Master/Specialist degree in a Computer Science related discipline.

  • 2+ years experience in software testing and test automation.

Required Competencies

  • Software testing principles, methodologies and processes good understanding.

  • Python and/or other scripting language knowledge and experience.

  • Proficient in Unix/Linux Development Environment.

  • Good experience working within Continuous Integration environments (Jenkins).

  • Experience with functional test scenarios development and automation.

  • Experience working with bug tracking systems.

  • Understanding of the complex multi-threading s/w systems design and maintenance.

  • Intermediate+ English, good oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills, analytical ability.

  • Strong motivation to learn new things and embrace change.

  • Team player.

  • Good time management skills, ability to multi-task.

Desired Competencies

  • Experience with Java and/or JavaScript.

  • Experience working in an Agile team.

  • Understanding of Enterprise Storage System architecture (SAN/NAS).

  • Experience in embedded software testing.

  • Experience working in remote virtual environments.

  • Experience working in a globally distributed organization in a collaboration with other remote teams across multiple time zones.

Joining Us, You Will Get

  • Salary to be discussed on the results of the interview;

  • Medical, Life insurance for employees and family in Russia and abroad;

  • Corporate trainings and certifications; Corporate English Classes;

  • Possibility in Flexible working hours and Working from home;

  • 31 days of paid vacation days plus 5 paid days off;

  • Paid sick days; Doctor’s consultation at the office;

  • Opportunity to participate in charity activities;

  • Comfortable 24/7 office in the City Centre;

  • Partial reimbursement of any sport activities;

  • Regular team building and corporate events;

  • Corporate cell phone service and laptop.

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