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Akamai Technologies, Inc. Software Development Engineer in Test II (Remote) in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Do you love collaborating with teams to solve complex challenges?

Would a place where you are free to innovate excite you?

Work with a global team

Our Edge Experience Teamis a group of dedicated professionals shaping Akamais aspirations to create an industry-leading user experience. We take ownership for the design and development for core interfaces, applications, APIs and services. We create an experience that allows customers and internal stakeholders to build software using the best of internal and third-party technologies.

Partner with the best

As a Software Development Engineer in Test II, you will work with software development teams to support quality engineering practices. You will collaborate cross-functionally across Portal Engineering and support teams, come up with innovative ways to test APIs and user interfaces, and build automation framework that supports end to end use cases.

As a Software Development Engineer in Test II, you will be responsible for:

  • Performing full SQA cycle for software releases: understand requirements, develop test plans, run functional, regression, load and performance testing

  • Building/harnessing existing testing tools and automated testing frameworks written in Java and maintaining regression test suite using CI/CD pipeline

  • Developing API and UI automated tests based on identified business use cases

  • Participating in design and code reviews, software maintenance releases, and documentation of test cases and results

  • Developing new approaches to solve technical and process gaps identified during Quality Engineering activities

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have 2 years of experience and a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or its equivalent

  • Have understanding of software quality and software development engineering, and agile methodologies

  • Have experience with backend automation using Java, Rest Assured, Json, SQL, TestNG and hands-on with front end automation using Selenium or any other industry standard framework

  • Be familiar with CI tools (i.e. Jenkins), version control software (i.e. Git,) and Jira process

  • Demonstrate attention to detail and quality, while working with a sense of urgency

  • Have excellent investigating, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills across the full stack

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

We are happy to discuss flexible working options in this role, please discuss your requirements with the recruiter when you apply.

Working with us

At Akamai, were curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, youll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:

  • Your health

  • Your finances

  • Your family

  • Your time at work

  • Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About us

Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled teams build progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

Join us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.