Software Developer in Test

Kelly IT is looking for a Java Software Developer in Test for a career opportunity in the La Jolla area!

Software Developer in Test / Applications Programmer

Contract to hire

San Diego, CA

The Applications Programmer will work independently to create new applications, develop automated web-based data-driven test frameworks for Quality Assurance, test tools, and middleware tools that tackle data collection, integration, analysis, visualization, dissemination and community integration needs on web and mobile platforms in moderately complex or complex application systems.  Using seasoned expertise, the incumbent will provide development support for institute-wide projects. 

Duties will include conceptualizing, designing, developing, coding using JAVA, Selenium, Python, JavaScript, RESTAPI and SQL.  This includes unit testing, debugging, installing, and maintaining new data systems as well as enhancements to existing systems.  Develop web-based automated data-driven testing frameworks for QA using JAVA and Selenium or RFT.  Develop complex client/server database driven applications in a multi-site, multi-platform (UNIX, Mac-OS and Windows) networked environment. Manage and create SQL based regression models in the Oracle and MSSQL/My SQL environments.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related area and/or equivalent experience/training. 3 or more years of relevant experience.
  • Advanced skills associated with software design, modification, implementation and deployment, including object-oriented programming concepts. Demonstrated thorough experience and advanced skills in developing applications using JAVA, Python, JavaScript, SQL and RESTAPI. Includes demonstrated ability to design, code, test, debug, document, install and maintain new systems and enhance existing resources.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand functional needs and how systems can support those needs.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop conversion and system implementation plans.
  • Proven experience with formal quality assurance software processes and testing methodologies.
  • Thorough experience with identification and use of code libraries and open-source forums. Demonstrated experience with open- and community-source projects and frameworks such as Selenium, Apache, Eclipse Foundations, Maven. Experience in provisioning web servers on Linux and Windows in a Virtual environment.
  • Demonstrated software repository skills. Demonstrated testing and test planning skills. Ability to develop and maintain written document regarding technical specifications, protocols, and coding comments in a JIRA and GitLab environment.
  • Thorough experience with common programming tools. Demonstrated ability to follow software specifications.
  • Demonstrated experience with user GUI software development and methods JAVA, JQuery, XML and other related UI technologies.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of LDAP, Shibboleth and Single Sign On. Demonstrated experience using current standards for securing data in program development, data bases and transmission of data.
  • 5 or more years of relevant experience.
  • Experience working with JAVA MVC architecture development using existing frameworks such as Spring, Zend, Django, Ruby on Rails.
  • Advanced knowledge of Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server architecture as related to development, administration and/or modification of such systems. Demonstrated experience developing high performance client/server applications.

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