CA Technologies Associate Software Engineer in California, United States

Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.

  • Job Overview:*

This position is responsible for project-based work for creating, testing, ensuring the quality of and maintaining a module or aspect of a product.The Associate Software Engineer will perform non-complex code modification, testing, and debugging tasks.

  • Key Responsibilities:*

o Work collaboratively within an Agile Team to write high quality, testable code that meets the Definition of Done:

  • Strive to meet team sprint commitments.

  • Participate in design and code reviews with other engineers.

  • May develop and utilize automated test scripts to perform duties.

  • Participate in test plan reviews.

o Actively support and contribute to end of iteration demos.

o Responsible for assigned integration, testing and deployment tasks.

o Actively participate in Release Planning:

  • Support the Agile Team in agreed upon achievable PI Objectives.

o Prepare for Iteration Planning, including:

  • Actively participate in backlog refinement sessions in collaboration with other Agile team members.

  • Actively participate in team planning and contributing to team goals.

  • Volunteer for and commit to delivering stories and tasks within the sprint.

o Learn the principles behind the Agile Manifesto in all interactions.

o Work within a self-directed Agile team; learn from team members and assigned mentor, commit to work and contribute to the outcome.

o Cultivate a passion for delivering high quality products aligned with customer needs.

o Employ continuous learning; build domain expertise.

o Actively communicate and collaborate within the team.

  • Typical Role definition:*

  • Professional Staff. Works under general supervision. Has learned the fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of a particular field of study, not yet the formal application of these concepts, practices, and procedures.

  • Job-Specific Authority and Role:*

  • Manager is consulted for decisions

  • Typically has no direct reports.

  • Typically has no total staff.

  • Typically has a global geographic focus.

  • Typically does not manage a budget.

  • Business Travel and Physical demands:*

  • Business travel of approximately 10 percent yearly is expected for this position.

Physical demand:

o Office environment. No special physical demands required.

  • Preferred Education:*

Bachelor's degree or global equivalent in a related field.

  • Work Experience:*

Typically 0 to 2 years of experience in software development or a related field.

  • Skills & Competencies:*

  • Demonstrates high personal integrity and ability to earn trust from others.

  • Demonstrates a growth mind-set, seeks feedback often and is effective in continuous personal and professional development.

  • Participating in self-directed learning activities aimed at developing expertise within technical domain, including reading relevant publications, participating in domain forums or groups etc.

  • Debugging/coding skills.

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Communication and organization skills.

  • Teamwork skills.

  • More About Working at CA:*

CA has earned scores of Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, CA’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.

We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.

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