Accelerate the World's Innovation

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Remote within India / Remote
Job Type
1+ years
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About the role

We are revolutionizing technical hiring by giving companies a skills-based hiring platform that enables our customers to assess technical skills effectively. We are growing fast and looking to add to our Engineering team. This position is full-time and based remote within India.

As a Software Development Engineer in Test , you will play a pivotal part in HackerRank’s mission to “Accelerate the World’s Innovation”. You are excited to make an impact on the lives of millions of developers as you help in having a top notch Quality platform for them to showcase their skills and get hired. We are revolutionizing technical hiring by giving companies a skills-based hiring platform that enables our customers to assess technical skills effectively.You will be assisting in building quality frameworks for such centric products. We believe in “Extreme ownership” and you’ll have immense ownership both in terms of product and engineering. 

You will be working on:

  • As a SDET, you will be expected to ensure excellent quality of the products tested and delivered, with or without the involvement of other team members
  • Be a quality advocate of our customers
  • Be the go-to person for the team for guidance and troubleshooting
  • Proactively participate in code reviews and  bring in the best practices for software quality assurance
  • Collaborate with the cross geographic Quality Assurance team to get the timely project delivery
  • Develop and maintain automation tests for User Interface flow and Web Services

We are looking for:

  • Overall 2+ equivalent years experience as a SDET or strong Automation Engineer
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • A passion for testing, development, and design
  • Proven experience in creating automation frameworks and tools to support test automation
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Shows creativity and initiative to improve product test coverage and effectiveness
  • Familiarity with QA tools and techniques, bug tracking systems, test design and execution e.g. JIRA
  • Ability to program in an industry standard language (Ruby, Java, etc.)
  • Exposure to Behaviour Driven Development and experience in programming and testing
  • Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; recognize risks; ability to think abstractly and articulate technical challenges/solutions

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of the following technologies/components would be advantageous; JavaScript, HTML, Docker, Kubernetes, CI/CD tools
  • Hands on in Web services automation
  • Web application security best practices and knowledge of common application security  vulnerabilities XSS, SQL injection, etc.
  • Worked on Database and have basic knowledge of SQL
  • Has a good understanding of Agile, and ideally a background working in a Scrum environment

Benefits & Perks:
We have a full package of competitive benefits and perks which include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for you and your dependents
  • Unlimited paid time off, paid leave for new parents, and flexible work hours
  • Employee stock options, 401(k) options, commuter benefits, and cell phone stipend

About HackerRank:

HackerRank is a Y Combinator alumnus backed by tier-one Silicon Valley VCs with total funding of over $58 million. The HackerRank Developer Skills Platform is the standard for assessing developer skills for 2,000+ companies across industries and 7M+ developers around the world. Companies like LinkedIn, Stripe, and Peloton rely on HackerRank to objectively evaluate skills against millions of developers at every step of the hiring process, allowing teams to hire the best and reduce engineering time. Developers rely on HackerRank to turn their skills into great jobs. We’re data-driven givers who take full ownership of our work and love delighting our customers!

HackerRank is a proud equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal opportunity to everyone for employment on the basis of individual performance and qualification. We never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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Vivek Ravisankar
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