Specialist Test Engineer

Permanent contract|Chennai|Information Technology

Specialist Test Engineer

Chennai, India Permanent contract Information Technology


  • Team daily meeting: listen and provide a status update to the team members. Eventually check for tests existence, fixes and defects reporting…
  • Team Workshop: e.g. BDD scenario writing, facilitate the workshop. Learn, understand, share and challenge new behaviors
  • Pair Programming: side by side with developer, challenge on testability and code quality, check new development, help improving coverage and quality
  • Synchronization point with other teammates of the Tester Guild
  • Requirement Refinement: Discuss about new requirement, elaborate new test strategies or edge cases
  • Ping-Pong Programming: Code and/or test review with a tester. Check new scenarios or add new tests. Challenge code and test quality
  • Synchronization point with business about current development, quality status, BDD grammar refinement and cleanup…
  • Continuous Testing: analyze failures, attempt to diagnostic and redispatch to BA/Dev for further investigation or fixes. Track defects and check their resolution
  • Continuous Quality: Quality drop prevention, highlight code analysis alarms
  • Support& Quality: Discuss with the support team, analysis and report issues for investigation

Exploratory Testing: Explore the Application to eventually discover new issues

Profile required

  • 4-6 years experience in an agile testing
  • Functional knowledge of Cash management
  • Functional knowledge of payments would be nice to have
  • Familiar with Agile software development methodology
  • Ability to develop reliable, reusable manual and automated testing strategy
  • Knowledge of test automation software suites (Selenium, Cucumber, Watin, Specflow, QTP, xUnit...)
  • Experience with business process flow modeling and use case documentation
  • Have experience and proficiency with quality assurance and testing methodologies
  • Proficiency with at least one language (Java, C#, Javascript, Ruby, Python, Clojure)
  • Curiosity, willing to experiment new ideas, concepts
  • Self-driven and motivated to empower the development team on quality
  • Ability to respond to change
  • Good communication skills to engage with both technical and non-technical teams
  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts (business process and technology)
  • Strong collaboration and brain storming skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Interested in business understanding
  • Should have excellent communication, interpersonal skills and be a team player

Why join us

“We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”.

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.

Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.

If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating?

You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 20000N0G
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 2021/02/01
Publication date: 2020/11/02