The Hartford Associate Software Development Engineer in Test in HARTFORD, Connecticut

Title: Associate Software Development Engineer in Test

Location: United States-Connecticut-Hartford

Job Number: 1801201


Are you ready to grow your career in a fast paced evolving organization?

Are you excited about technology and learning and implementing new tools?

Are you interested in developing and building frameworks for automated testing?

Enterprise Quality is undergoing a huge transformation and we are looking to change the way we do testing. The Enterprise Quality Assurance team is architecting and designing the QA ecosystem for the Data, Analytics and SOA Platform. As a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), you will play a pivotal role to establish frameworks for automated testing, SOA, Service virtualization, Enterprise data and data quality assurance in addition to helping the organization move towards Continuous testing practices. If you have an aptitude for problem solving and eager to learn the role of a SDET and be a part of a vibrant enthusiastic team, we’d love to talk to you!

Your core responsibilities will include:

  • Support Software Development Life Cycle processes and deliverables.

  • Demonstrate strong accountability for the quality

  • Engage in quality assurance delivery through hands on participation and collaboration

  • Assist in development and implementation of comprehensive QA test plans and cases; execute test cases and/or user stories

  • Work in collaboration with the Developer to Identify and Report defects and issues for multiple business applications.

  • Support Agile team deliverables

  • Partner with technology teammates to design intelligent testing strategies

  • Design, maintain and execute automation test scripts

  • Provide support to Performance and Data Warehouse teams with test case design, test data creation, and understand the design changes

Tools and Technologies (I am not sure of we need to call out specific tools as they are college graduates. Please advise)

  • Selenium

  • Java/Python programming

  • Hadoop


  • Perfecto/Mobile Labs

  • Appium for Mobile Automation

  • Quality Center

  • CA Agile Central (Rally)



  • BS in Computer Science or a technical degree.

  • Conceptualize testing requirements based on both external and internal inputs

  • Have a Passion for technology

  • Basic business insurance knowledge

  • Introductory knowledge of Agile methodology

  • Quick learner in classroom setting and on your own

  • Have an understanding of Software Testing and Quality Assurance

  • Strong communication skills and ability to interact effectively at all levels

  • Ability to Collaborate with local & off shore development & testing teams

  • Ability to complete assigned tasks with supervision and guidance from the lead

  • Ability to work independently and in a group setting.

  • Solve complex problems and have a strong empathy for our users and customers

Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression


Job: IT Quality Assurance

Primary LocationUnited States-Connecticut-Hartford

Other Locations


Job LevelEntry Level

Education LevelBachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Job TypeStandard

ShiftDay Job

Employee StatusRegular

Overtime StatusNon-exempt


PostingApr 16, 2018, 11:25:02 AM

Remote Worker OptionNo

The Hartford is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, ancestry or citizenship status, genetic information, pregnancy status or any other characteristic protected by law. The Hartford maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.