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Manager, SDET (Software Development in Test)
The Booking Holdings Group is the world’s leading provider of online travel & related services, provided to consumers and local partners in 224 countries and territories through six primary brands: Booking.com, Priceline.com, agoda.com, KAYAK, rentalcars.com and OpenTable.
Collectively, The Booking Holdings Group operates in 224 countries and territories in Europe, North America, South America, the Asia-Pacific region, the Middle East and Africa in over 42 languages. The Priceline Group’s mission is to help people experience the world.
Why this job’s a big deal:
You will be playing a key role in our fast growing QA engineering team, you will be managing a global team of highly energetic SDETs and provide leadership in defining appropriate testing methodologies, strategies, standards, tools, and best practices for automation processes. You will also help our development teams by creating and delivering automated test solutions with the scalability to serve our expanding product offerings.
In this role you will get to:
Quickly ramp up and gain relevant domain and technology knowledge
Define architecture, design, and implementation of Test Automation Framework
Set up Automation Test Environment for multiple application platforms such as Web, iOS, Android, and backend services
Establish automation test coverage strategy that aligns with the product design and covers the entire software development life cycle.
Create, advocate and coach test automation best practices to team members & development teams
Set goals with the team, prioritize tasks, and own deliverables
Lead/execute testing for large-scale, web applications, tools, and/or software
Ensure that testing activities allow applications to meet business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and identify existing or potential issues.
Provide recommendations for improvement of applications to stakeholders.
Collerbate with Development Managers, Product Owners and other teams to ensure the highest quality of the product by architecting automation focused solutions.
Conduct PoCs on latest test automation tools and technologies.
Hiring and training new SDETs
Overseeing daily workflows, standups, etc.
Conduct performance evaluations that are timely and constructive.
Handle discipline and termination of employees in accordance with company policy.
Who you are:
8+ years proven experience in defining, developing and owning test automation infrastructure for a large enterprise.
Highly skilled in a variety of languages, frameworks, and tools for automated testing solutions such as
Java, TestNG, RestAssured
Selenium, Jasmine, SpecFlow, Cucumber and Protractor (Highly Preferred)*
MongoDB, Hibernate, REDIS
Saucelabs, Browserstack, etc (Highly Preferred)*
Hands on experience in developing test automation frameworks from scratch
Experience building continuous integration and deployment solutions (Jenkins, TeamCity, etc.) that served large software engineering organizations
Proficiency leveraging SoapUI, Postman or similar testing tools for API testing
Understanding of Big Data technologies and Distributed systems is a plus
Excellent knowledge of advanced SQL and relational database concepts
Flexible in working as both a manager and an individual contributor.
Experience with Github Flow and working with Atlassian tools such as Bamboo, Bitbucket, etc is a plus.
Experience working with a distributed team in an Agile Environment (Highly Preferred)*
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
Strong supervisory and leadership skills.
BA/ BS preferably in Computer Science OR related field.
Who we are:
WE ARE PRICELINE.
Our success as one of the biggest players in online travel is all thanks to our incredible, dedicated team of talented employees. Priceliners are focused on being the best travel deal makers in the world, fueled by our passion to help everyone experience the moments that matter most in their lives. Whether it’s a dream vacation, your cousin’s graduation, or your best friend’s wedding – we make travel affordable and accessible to our customers.
Our culture is unique and inspiring (that’s what our employees tell us). We’re a grown-up, startup. We deliver the excitement of a new venture, without the struggles and chaos that can come with a business that hasn’t stabilized.
We’re on the cutting edge of innovative technologies. We keep the customer at the center of all that we do. Our ability to meet their needs relies on the strength of a workforce as diverse as the customers we serve. We bring together employees from all walks of life and we are proud to provide the kind of inclusive environment that stimulates innovation, creativity and collaboration.
Priceline is part of the Booking Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: BKNG) family of companies, a highly profitable global online travel company with a market capitalization of over $80 billion. Our sister companies include Booking.com, BookingGo, Agoda, Kayak and OpenTable.
If you want to be part of something truly special, check us out!
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – Our Commitment
Priceline ensures equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without discrimination or harassment based on race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, or any other classification protected by governing law.