Summer Internship: Software Developer in Test (SDET)

Denver, CO Boston, MA
API Python
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The Position:
Do you dream about creating a more sustainable future? At Uplight, we are motivating energy users and providers to accelerate the clean energy ecosystem. We’re working with over 90 of the world’s leading electric and gas utilities to provide a personalized end-to-end customer energy experience that helps meet and accelerate carbon reduction goals. We are a certified B Corp, enabling us to put our values into action by not only making decisions for the benefit of our shareholders, but also for our customers, environment, employees, and community.

We are seeking an Intern SDET (Software Developer in Test) to join our team and help us achieve our ambitious goals for our business and for the planet.

What you get to do:

We are searching for an intern SDET with good programming skills to build out UI automation for testing software. We want someone who is passionate about changing the way millions of people save energy. With your programming and analytical skills, you should be able to create and debug Selenium/Python automation scripts under the guidance of a seasoned senior SDET. You’ll work within the Engineering Team to test product features, APIs and UI functions and apply test automation and other technical skills to ensure defect-free delivery. You’ll be a part of building a robust analytics platform that crunches massive amounts of data and leverages it to deliver a compelling user experience to users across several platforms.

You should:

  • Be excited to work with talented, committed people in a fast-paced environment
  • Be passionate about energy consumption and making a difference in the world
  • Have a strong eye for detail and quality of your code
  • Not be afraid to dig into hard problems, and enjoy experimenting to come up with simple, elegant solutions
  • Design and implementation of testing scripts within established frameworks
Skills and experience are necessary, but we hire on value alignment first, so if you feel you would be a good fit with us, still consider applying.

What you bring to Uplight:

  • A love of collaborative problem solving and a deep desire to be an excellent teammate
  • Strong aptitude for building and debugging automated test scripts
  • Ability to deliver against several initiatives simultaneously
  • BS in Computer Science / Engineering 

Bonus Points:

  • Knowledge of Python
  • Knowledge of Selenium
  • Experience with testing software 

Salary Range: $20-$25 per hour (dependent upon experience)

Uplight provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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