Senior Software Test Engineer


Job Description

As a Sr. Software Test Engineer you will have an opportunity to explore latest test automation tools/technologies and help build an automation framework that drives end-end-end product coverage.

You will work closely with a dynamic product development team in an agile environment applying your knowledge of manual and automation testing practices to influence better software design, promote testability, defect prevention and other quality concepts across products. If you want to be challenged, work on some of the coolest technologies and have a great time doing it, Spok is the place for you!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in release and iteration kickoffs, retrospectives, daily scrums, and other team meetings
  • Perform QA activities such as test estimation, planning and design, test execution, defect reporting, test results analysis and reporting for manual and automation testing
  • Develop and maintain automation solutions that meet our application needs and will scale for future growth across a variety of products and technologies
  • Collaborate with peers to research new emerging software testing approaches and technologies
  • Develop and execute automated tests using selected tools, which will require programming in C#, Java, or other scripting languages
  • Maintain existing automated and manual test suites and provide regular test results to scrum team by thorough analysis and review
  • Be an integrated part of an agile development team, working interactively with software engineers, testing engineers and product managers from the beginning of the development cycle
  • Contribute in continuous improvement of testing and development practices to make the team more efficient, deliver higher quality products, and ship on time


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent work experience
  • 3-7 years of software testing experience
  • Good knowledge of software testing life cycle, test development, and test execution for manual and automation testing in an agile environment
  • Experience with web and API software testing tools such as Selenium Web driver, SoapUI, or other similar tools
  • Hands on experience working with C#, JAVA
  • Working knowledge of Ruby, Groovy, JavaScript, and/or similar languages
  • Experience working in continuous integration development environments and designing test suites that run on a scheduled timeframe to validate the daily builds
  • Ability to manage and improve established processes and practices through collaboration and understanding of business needs
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented collaborative environment
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience with Agile process

Company Overview:

Spok is proud to be the global leader in critical communications for healthcare, government, public safety, and other industries. We deliver smart, reliable solutions to help protect the health, well-being, and safety of people around the globe. Our customers send over 100 million messages each month through their SpokĀ® solutions, and they rely on Spok for workflow improvement, secure texting, paging services, contact center optimization, and public safety response. When communications matter, Spok delivers! EOE - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


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Job Location

Eden Prairie, MN