Senior SDET I
Business Unit:Global Information Technology
Reporting To:Director, Investment Division Technology
Shift:EMEA/UK (1:30 pm - 10:30 pm IST) (India)
About Russell Investments, Mumbai:
Russell Investments is a leading outsourced financial partner and global investment solutions firm providing a wide range of investment capabilities to institutional investors, financial intermediaries, and individual investors around the world. Building on an 87-year legacy of continuous innovation to deliver exceptional value to clients, Russell Investments works every day to improve the financial security of its clients. The firm is the world’s sixth-largest investment adviser, with $1 trillion in assets under advisement (as of June 30, 2022) and $288.3 billion in assets under management (as of March 31, 2023) for clients in 30 countries. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington in the United States, Russell Investments has offices around the world, including London, New York, Toronto, Sydney, Tokyo, Shanghai – and has opened a new office in Mumbai, India in June 2023.
Joining the new Mumbai office is an incredible opportunity to work closely with global stakeholders to support the technology and infrastructure that drives the investment and trading processes of a globally recognized asset management firm. Be one of the first to join this new team based out of Goregaon (East) in Mumbai and be a part of creating the foundation and culture for the firm’s growing operations in India. The Mumbai office operates 5-days a week from Monday to Friday with varying shifts to accommodate time zones around the world.
For more information, please visit https://www.russellinvestments.com.
Every day, we seek to improve financial security for people. Joining our Information Technology Applications team means you will be a part of a passionate and supportive team that believes what we do matters to our clients and investors.
Software Development Engineer in Test works closely with end users, developers, and other stake holders in an agile environment. In addition to defining, documenting, coding, and executing the testing of internally used .NET based web applications, they will be involved in sprint planning, daily scrum meetings, development, and product deployment. They will also be contributing to both manual and automated test case creation and execution of .NET based applications, services, web applications, database objects, and data integrity.
Years of Experience
8 years of experience in creation and execution of test plans/case
5 years of experience in software quality assurance and test automation development
5 years of experience with Programming Languages C# and Powershell
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
Must have a strong understanding of QA processes and concepts, including test case preparation, test automation, and testing methodologies
Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery required
Experience with source control models and processes required
Participate in all phases of Agile development process providing input into analysis, design, development, estimation, planning, support, and retrospectives
Design and develop test automation frameworks for web services, API's, UI, and databases
Create comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
Work with development managers and production support managers to establish unified standards for software quality and support requirements
Research and implement new testing tools and practices to increase team productivity and software quality
Optimize application performance and stability by identifying, reporting, and writing tests for potential problems
Develop maintainable automation following team standards in C#, using nUnit and Selenium
Produce test scripts that integrate with the team’s automated process and tooling for build/deploy
- Demonstrated experience interfacing with clients and stakeholders to develop functional test cases and communicate status updates
Proven ability to learn and to deliver solutions in multiple programming languages and technical environments required
Strong understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Agile methodologies required
- Strong troubleshooting skills and capability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication and collaboration skills with all levels of management
Strong organizational skills including the ability to adapt to shifting priorities and meet frequent deadlines,
Demonstrated proactive approach to problem-solving with strong judgment and decision-making capability.
Highly resourceful and collaborative team-player, with the ability to also be independently effective and exude initiative and a sense of urgency.
Exemplifies our customer-focused, action-oriented, results-driven culture.
Forward looking thinker, who actively seeks opportunities, has a desire for continuous learning, and proposes solutions.
Ability to act with discretion and maintain complete confidentiality.
Dedicated to the firm’s values of non-negotiable integrity, valuing our people, exceeding client expectations, and embracing intellectual curiosity and rigor.