Raleigh, NC, USA
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By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world’s largest humanitarian network? Job Description: The candidate will primarily work virtually from a home-office with occasional in-person meetings as necessary. Preference for candidate to be located in the Mid-Atlantic states (NC, SC, VA). Position Summary: As an IT Test and Reliability Engineer for the American Red Cross, you will be part of the Enterprise Data team that is modernizing and transforming our data and reporting capabilities across multiple verticals, including Biomedical Services, by implementing a new modernized data architecture. The Test and Reliability Engineer role requires you to be a natural problem-solver with strong analytical capabilities and verbal and written communication skills. Therefore, you are an innovative professional who can easily acquire new business acumen, enjoy technology and systems, and are passionate about getting it right. You are a self-starter with strong interpersonal skills, a keen attention to detail and solid writing skills. Responsibilities: • Development, maintenance, and upgrading of automated test process, system, and scripts. • Assist with Environment Management with Infrastructure as Code and Configuration as Code systems • Define new and enhance existing SDLC processes. • Inform team members about ongoing discussions with QA and on any new findings including best practices. • Learn and understand business processes and how technology can best ensure the success of business users. • Elicit, collect, clarify, and analyze business requirements into technology artifacts from which technology solutions are developed. • Participate in all phases of the solution lifecycle and works closely with a variety of internal, and external business, and technology partners. This includes requirements analysis, specification writing, and authoring and executing test plans. • Evaluate system and component releases for impact to business processes. • Work in conjunction with development team to prioritize and coordinate software releases and to ensure that development efforts are in alignment with business requirements. Qualified candidates must be authorized to work in the United States. The American Red Cross does not sponsor employment visas. Qualifications: • Education: 4-year college degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. • Minimum -3 years of professional experience acting as a Test or Reliability Engineer with expertise in analyzing requirements for system integrations, authoring automated tests, and managing SDLC environments. • Experience with programming languages such as: python, javascript, golang, or bash • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. • Experience using release management and projects management tools (i.e. Jira, EasyVista, ClearQuest, Git/Gitlab) • Excellent communication skills (both oral and written) • Must be comfortable with formal documentation development and working in a regulated environment. • Ability to work independently or as part of a team and comfortable working remote as required. • Experience with BDD or Contract Based testing strategies a plus • Experience with Monitoring Solutions and Strategies like New Relic or Datadog a plus • Experience with Terraform or Ansible a plus • Experience in a biomedical, healthcare, blood or regulated environment is a plus. • Experience with Rational ClearQuest is a plus. LI-EH1 IND123 Apply now Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day. The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee’s professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights