Wombat Security Technologies, a division of Proofpoint
October 10, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Wombat Security Technologies, a division of Proofpoint is seeking a full-time Software Engineer in Test at our Pittsburgh, PA office located in the Strip District. The Software Engineer in Test provides automated test coverage of our systems.
All Wombat Test Engineers are valued members of the Development team. They verify and validate the proprietary software in our suite of Cyber Security Assessments, Training, Reports and related product offerings. They collaborate freely with other Testers, Developers, Product Managers Technical Project Managers and Customer Support to accomplish this work.
All Wombat Test Engineers must be able to devise test cases from requirements and perform manual exploratory tests to verify those requirements. Automation Engineers additionally must be able to create, maintain and expand the existing automated regression suites, to support Product Development for software releases. Applicants must be able to work effectively within Agile teams, and to handle multiple assignments and tasks simultaneously. They must be able to estimate the time and resources required for testing, and demonstrate a proven ability to complete software testing effectively within established schedules.
Analyze product requirements and develop test plans and test cases
Perform initial exploratory testing to verify acceptance criteria
Write and execute automated regression tests
Participate in deployment testing during releases
Competently write up bugs and improvement requests in our issue tracking system
Review tests written by Developers and other QA members
Own and lead the test automation for assigned product areas
Update existing tests and implement test cases for new requirements
Participate in Agile sprint planning, stand-ups and retrospectives
3 or more years of experience in Test Automation or Product Development
Two or more years of experience in Software QA preferred
BS in Computer Science or Information Technology or equivalent experience
Demonstrated ability to develop new technical skills
Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated experience working as part of a technical team
Excellent time management skills and strong attention to detail
Strong logical approach to verifying product requirements
Clear communication of product issues
Proficiency using Java or other object-oriented programing language
Proficiency in testing Web applications preferred
Solid understanding of testing techniques for browsers and user interface
API testing experience is a plus
SQL backend testing is a plus
Experience using Selenium web driver is a plus
Experience using VM is a plus
About Wombat Security Technologies, a division of Proofpoint
Wombat Security Technologies, a division of Proofpoint, provides information security awareness and training software to help organizations teach their employees secure behavior. Our SaaS-based cyber security education solution includes a platform of integrated broad assessments, as well as a library of simulated attacks and brief interactive training modules. Wombat's solutions help organizations reduce successful phishing attacks and malware infections up to 90%. Wombat is helping Fortune 1000 and Global 2000 customers in industry segments such as finance, technology, banking, higher education, retail, and consumer packaged goods to strengthen their cyber security defenses, and was recently named one of Pittsburgh’s Top Workplaces by the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and Workplace Dynamics.