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Software Test Engineer

We Are Hiring

Software Developer in test you will work at the 200 South Wacker building which is situated alongside the Chicago River and directly across from Chicago Union Station train concourse in the West Loop. The building is bordered by Adams Street to the North, Jackson Blvd to the South, the Chicago River to the West, and Wacker Drive to the East. 200 South Wacker is accessible from anywhere in the metropolitan Chicago area.

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Technologies  leverages technology to create collaborative solutions that improve everyday health decisions. The technology enables seamless access to data across all applications transforming the customer experience when interacting with technology and enhancing our ability across Ascension to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness.  It is used to provide insightful use of automation and data-drive improvements to enhance the provider, patient and consumer experience as well as keeping cybersecruity with a strong posture to protect data and other valuable assets.  

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. 

What You Will Do

As a Software Developer in Test with Ascension Technologies, you will contribute to the creation of our robust suite of cloud-native enterprise applications in the rapidly growing healthcare software industry. You will be a member of a dev team working collaboratively with others in an Agile organization to deliver software that sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

With more than 4,000 associates, Ascension Technologies enables access to data across applications, transforming how clinicians and patients interact with technology, which enhances our ability to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness. Our associates leverage technology to create collaborative solutions that improve health decisions every day. We believe you should be a tech founder not a fixer – that’s how we do tech at Ascension technologies. We are advocates for a compassionate and just society through our actions and our words, and we are developing software solutions to support that mission

Responsibilities:

  • Perform test automation across multiple platforms: Web, iOS and Android
  • Create automated unit, integration and performance tests to fully test software products
  • Work with other teams (i.e. Product, PM, etc.) to ensure delivered code meets specifications based on functional/technical specifications
  • Participate in Agile routines and ceremonies; daily standups, sprint planning, sprint demos/retrospectives

 

Required Experience:

  • B.S in Computer Science, M.S. in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of professional experience as a Software Developer in Test or equivalent
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in OOAD, design patterns, data structures, and algorithms
  • Experience with automated test tools
  • Experience with TDD/BDD/DDD using JUnit, Cucumber etc.
  • Experience with E2E testing of SPA Applications developed in React
  • Basic understanding of professional software engineering best practices for the full SDLC including coding standards, code reviews, source control, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Openness to new ideas and an unceasing desire to learn new things
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, a positive mindset, and a collaborative spirit are a must have

Desired Experience:

  • Experience with one or more testing tools: Selenium, JUnit, Mockito, Jest or SonarQube
  • Experience with BDD testing tools: Cucumber and Gherkin 
  • Experience with Git/GitHub
  • Experience with various programming languages like Java, JavaScript, Swift or Kotlin
  • Experience with Atlassian tools: JIRA, Confluence, etc.
  • Experience with Apple’s XCTest framework
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What You Will Need

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.

Work Experience:

  • 1 year of experience required.
  • 4 years of experience preferred.
  • 2 years of leadership or management experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Technologies is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
 
 
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Job ID: 370813
Category: Information Systems
Facility: MOSTL Ascension Technologies
Ministry: Ascension Technologies
Location: Chicago, IL

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