Apply Now

Software Development Engineer in Test

Atlanta, GA, USA Req #69
Friday, June 21, 2019

Paya provides simple, secure technology options enabling businesses to accept payments, get paid faster and increase efficiency.  Paya’s seamless, easy-to-use payments platform supports every stage of a business’ growth today, tomorrow and beyond.  With more than 100,000 clients and two decades’ delivering smart, easily integrated business solutions, Paya has a proud and proven track record.  We are all about growth and success for our partners and their customers.


Job Summary:

This role will provide technical hands-on leadership working with both our external clients as well as internally across multiple applications and environments. In this role, the Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) will be responsible for leading test strategy, script design and execution, automation frameworks within multiple agile teams. They will be required to interface with business customers as well as the application team members that includes product managers, software developers, and infrastructure owners. He or she must be a thought leader that is delivery-focused and can communicate objectives and approaches with both business and technical team members. When presented with problems, this person must develop and be able to present multiple solutions/approaches to solve the problem.



  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative and engaging environment
  • Own and be accountable for test strategy, test planning, test execution and building automated testing frameworks Participate in product design reviews
  • Translate user stories in order to define, write, and execute test cases and scripts
  • Convert manual test cases into automated test cases
  • Perform thorough functional testing for new features
  • Adopt, mature, and evolve automated test scripts, tools, and best practices
  • Identify, track, and remediate defect / bugs
  • Uncover issues by debugging the application through logs, stack traces and test results and continuous monitoring of systems under test
  • Work closely with development teams to drive root cause analysis
  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
  • Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
  • Maintain willingness and availability to be a part of a 24/7 production support team on a rotating basis
  • Obsess about integrating Quality into the software life cycle


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Experience with Git and Git workflows
  • 1-3 years with web services and API testing
  • 1-3 years with Cucumber/Gherkin syntax
  • 2-5 years of object-oriented programming
  • Experience with relation database and implementation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication ability


Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with CI/CD
  • Python Scripting
  • Jetbrains Tool Suite
  • Experience with Jira
  • Experience with Jenkins / Bamboo
  • Experience with Selenium, Jmeter, Postman


Paya is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Atlanta, GA, USA