Silicon Valley Bank is the most sought-after financial partner in the global innovation economy. We bring together entrepreneurs, investors, venture capitalists, and private equity firms to move their bold ideas forward, fast.
Our clients define what comes next.
In the past 35 years, we have accumulated more experience with start-ups and high-growth tech than any other company in the world.
In fact, the majority of the most compelling Fintech disruptors bank with us. Our clients include : Beyond Meat, Shopify, HelloFresh, Cloudera, and Andreessen Horowitz, just to name a few.
We help our clients grow, too. More than half of the innovation companies that completed an IPO in the last two years were our clients.
About the Role :
We are on a journey to a 100% Agile, Cloud / API & DevSecOps driven technology organization. This position will play a key role in accelerating our Finance Transformation journey by implementing critical Financials Cloud systems and architecting solutions that support future needs.
We are looking for a hands-on SDET who will work with Product Managers, Developers, and cross-functional global teams in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment to understand features and technical implementation.
You are a passionate member of the team who wants to have high impact, looking for a hands-on technical career. As a critical thinker with a natural curiosity to learn our customers’ business, you will use your skills to extract user scenarios from conversations and data and then translate your findings into automatable test plans which either you or a member of the team will automate.
You’ll play a vital role in implementing and establishing automation of our new onboarding platform. You’ll identify use cases, create test cases, and automate testing within our CI / CD process.
This role works independently under minimal guidance providing coaching and mentoring for junior Test Engineers. As a Senior QE Engineer at SVB, you must be able to understand software internals, debug problems, and automate repetitive tasks with scripting tools and user-level automation tools.
Once Here You Will :
Write and execute automation testing for REST APIs and web-based applications as well as maintain existing automated tests and tools.
Communicate effectively with stakeholders for crafting test plans, resolving test scenarios and constantly update the existing test sets.
Review and understand project or application requirements, conduct ambiguity review
Pair with software engineers to identify and prevent gaps with automation / regression coverage and even build frameworks.
Design and implement automation frameworks that work across multiple platforms
Be part of transforming monolithic applications into more scalable and resilient distributed systems with high quality, using cloud technology.
Assist in building and configuring test environments, manage and create test data
Prepare robust test strategy, test plan, test cases, log defects and produce status reports
Follow a lightweight Scrum / Kanban methodology
Utilize JIRA as the defect tracking system and report issues promptly and accurately
Ensure reproducibility, auditability and traceability of deliverables
Leverage your extensive experience in previous projects to guard code quality and take opportunities to mentor juniors.
Express what you know comfortably and confidently, especially during code reviews.
We value continued learning and development, so you will learn a lot.
What You’ll Bring :
Demonstrated hands-on technical experience in test-driven development (TDD, BDD), automation development, and large-scale test automation frameworks.
Experience with using and setting up performance testing tools such as Selenium, WebDriver, and Jenkins
Experience with QA strategies such as mocking, pairwise testing, UI and API level testing
Ability to design and plan testing conditions, test scripts, and test data sets to ensure appropriate and adequate coverage and control
Experience with JIRA and ALM
Familiarity with Confluence, Bitbucket and Maven
Bonus points for experience in testing React applications
Bonus points for experience testing Appian BPA applications
Bonus points for experience in the Banking Industry and with Micro-services architecture.
Bonus points for experience with AWS, Docker and Jenkins / Drone and Mobile automation.
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent professional experience
Self-aware with the desire to continually improve.
Accept feedback with eagerness to learn more.