Staff Software Engineer in Test

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Position Description:


Okta is seeking an experienced Staff Software Test Engineer for our App Platform  Engineering team..As part of product quality engineering, need to ensure product releases are done with highest quality and reliability. Automation at every level is key for faster, robust and secure releases. The ideal candidate has solid experience in Java based automation development, worked on scaling environments and has shown a passion to learn. 


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Automate API tests, End-to-End tests, reliability/scale tests

Review requirements and design specs to develop relative test plans and test cases

Work with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts

Clearly communicate and document QE plans for scrum teams to review and comment

Automate all critical features to maintain zero-debt cadence

Release features with solid quality to customers

Respond to Production issues/alerts and customer issues during on-call rotation

Help with mentoring new hires and interns


Minimum REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

5+ years of quality engineering with knowledge and hands-on test automation experience

3+ years experience with Selenium and/or API testing (preferably in Java) /Jmeter

Experience with development of high-quality automation and software tests 

Ability to test software with minimum supervision and guidance 

Ability to quickly learn new technologies and provide input


Education and Training: 

B.S. Computer Science or related field

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