CA Technologies Sr Software Engineer in Santa Clara, California

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.

  • About Us:*

CA Technologies is a Fortune 1000 company with a startup mentality – and we’re searching for incredible, bright talent to dominate in the marketplace. Sure, CA has been a leading software company for nearly four decades, with a global customer base that includes the majority of the Fortune 2000 - but what excites us today is the opportunity to redefine the future of our industry in the age of the cloud, mobile, social and big data. We have a daring vision and a powerful, expanding solution set that helps the world’s most successful companies realize their boldest objectives. For more information, visit

  • About You:*

You have a passion for ensuring quality throughout all stages of the software development lifecycle and creating the tools required to ensure quality within the process.

The successful candidate has worked in a QA department for at least 5 years, performing a mix of manual and automation-based product testing. You are comfortable independently creating documentation for internal and external audiences, completing third party software installation/configuration and server setup/configuration as required, and mentoring junior QA Analysts.

You thrive in a formal QA environment, where overall release and testing processes are defined enough to give structure, and enjoy owning tasks from “cradle to grave”.

In this role, you will do the following for the CA PPM product:

  • Test and automate Rest APIs.

  • Test and automate the UI.

  • Test and debug complex queries for ETL.

  • Participate in all aspects of testing the product. This includes participation in Agile grooming and planning meetings. Defect report creation and validation as well as functional and regression testing.

  • Develop, maintain and refactor a growing and robust suite of automated test cases using internal tools and processes.

  • Assist leads and management in defining and molding overall QA process.

  • Actively contribute to growing knowledge base for our product, and interface with external teams as required.

  • Participate in certifications or standards audits, or externally facing projects as required for your product.

  • Produce documentation for internal and external audiences as required.

  • How You’ll Stand Out:*

  • 4+ years’ experience in a formal software QA environment.

  • 3+ years’ experience with Java, JavaScript, JUnit, JMeter or comparable technologies.

  • Experience in maintaining and enhancing automation frameworks like TestNG etc.

  • Expertise in API testing and automation.

  • Expertise in UI automation with tools like Selenium, Protractor, or comparable.

  • Strong knowledge of database queries in MSSQL, Oracle, or comparable.

  • Experience in testing reports using JasperSoft, Business Objects, Crystal, or comparable.

  • Strong troubleshooting abilities, disciplined and detail oriented.

  • Clear and effective communication skills, both written and oral.

  • 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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