Starbucks Coffee Company lead software development engineer in test (SDET) - Commerce Platform Enterprise Integration- Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong ability to collaborate and work across teams, disciplines and levels in the organization

  • Strong software design, development, and test methodology knowledge and abilities

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in verbal, written, and presentation forms

  • Ability to provide leadership, guidance and mentoring for your team members

  • Ability to understand and analyze complex problems, break them into small pieces, and architect robust and reliable solutions for solving them.

  • Ability and strong desire to learn new languages, frameworks, tools and platforms quickly

Required Experience

  • Professional software engineering experience shipping external products or services (10+ years)

  • Experience in a software QA role (8+ years)

  • Providing technical design, guidance, and oversight to multi-person QA team (8+ years)

  • Mentoring, coaching and leading other technical team members (6+ years)

  • Proven experience designing and developing test automation libraries and frameworks (6+ years)

  • Proven experience architecting and developing robust test automation (6+ years)

  • Experience working in engineering teams using agile methodologies (4+ years)

  • Experience testing REST APIs (2+ years)

  • BA/BS or higher degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience

Strongly Desired

  • Experience building, managing and growing multi-disciplinary engineering teams

  • Experience in a technical program management role

  • Experience designing and developing automated tests for microservices

  • Experience designing and developing integrated tests between components and across domains

  • Experience developing test automation in Java or Scala

  • Experience developing automated tests using or executing on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Docker containers

  • Experience utilizing Cassandra, Akka or Kafka in test automation

  • Experience working in a production DevOps team

Starbucks and its brands are an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, veterans & individuals with disabilities. Starbucks will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all federal, state, and local ordinances.