Join a team that puts its People First! First American's National Production Services division provides global title and escrow production support across all channels within First American Title including the Mortgage Services, Commercial, Direct, and Agency divisions. Since 1889, First American (NYSE: FAF) has held an unwavering belief in its people. They are passionate about what they do, and we are equally passionate about fostering an environment where all feel welcome, supported, and empowered to be innovative and reach their full potential. Our inclusive, people-first culture has earned our company numerous accolades, including being named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list for eight consecutive years. We have also earned awards as a best place to work for women, diversity and LGBTQ+ employees, and have been included on more than 50 regional best places to work lists. First American will always strive to be a great place to work, for all. For more information, please visit www.careers.firstam.com.
The Software Development Engineer in Test works with product analysts, and software engineers to understand features and technical implementations. Has knowledge of software engineering practices including continuous integration, configuration management, build optimization, build automation, and deployment. The candidate drives software architecture to be focused on test automation and is familiar with multiple test automation frameworks.
What You'll Do:
Performs mid to large scale load tests and analyzing results
Makes and implements recommendations for performance improvement on both the application side, and the test automation/framework side
Provides feedback on the schedule, quality, and stability of any/all releases
Develops, reviews, and executes test plans
Oversees test plan execution of senior team members
Reviews application code to determine best testing approach
Reviews code created by other team members
Estimation of level of effort for overall project
Required to perform duties outside of normal work hours based on business needs.
What You'll Bring:
Expert knowledge of the (SDLC) Software Development Lifecycle
Expert knowledge of QA process: different levels, types and methods of testing: unit, integration, system and acceptance, functional, regression and performance, black, grey and white box
Strong knowledge of APM (Application Performance Management) tools & SDLC integration
Strong/Expert written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of multiple load test tools and frameworks
DB administration knowledge
Strong application and/or IT Infrastructure Architecture knowledge including, but not limited to: servers, networking, storage (clustering, load balancing, switches, routers, firewalls, SAN, NAS, DAS)
Experience working with commercial software applications, or mid-to-large scale websites (5-10k+ users)
Strong knowledge of ITIL and/or CMMi/TMMi
Salary Range: $86,200 - $166,800 Annually
This hiring range is a reasonable estimate of the base pay range for this position at the time of posting. Pay is based on a number of factors which may include job-related knowledge, skills, experience, business requirements and geographic location.
By choice, we don’t simply accept individuality – we embrace it, we support it, and we thrive on it! Our People First Culture celebrates diversity, equity and inclusion not simply because it’s the right thing to do, but also because it’s the key to our success. We are proud to foster an authentic and inclusive workplace For All. You are free and encouraged to bring your entire, unique self to work. First American is an equal opportunity employer in every sense of the term.
Based on eligibility, First American offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401k, PTO/paid sick leave and other great benefits like an employee stock purchase plan.