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Senior Specialist, Systems Development

Company: Prudential
Location: Newark
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:

TITLE: Senior Specialist, Systems Development (The Prudential Insurance Company of America)


DUTIES: Design and develop modularized, reusable test automation framework that works on heterogeneous data sources (flat file, tables, hive, hadoop file system) for the big data system. Develop Continuous Integration pipeline with built tool, jenkins and scheduler tool autosys with enterprise artifactory. Create and execute test scripts for NoSQL databases, streaming application for real time analytics projects. Design and develop behaviour driven automation framework for quality evaluation of multiple projects that use recommendation engine and predictive algorithm. Troubleshoot data issues, root cause analysis, recommendations, test plans and implement solutions. Plan and execute load tests, benchmark systems, analyze bottlenecks, and propose solutions. Participate in automation code reviews and defect triage. Provide knowledge sharing sessions to internal and external team members on best practices for test automation for Big Data System, Data Science Models. Quality evaluation of Hadoop and related ecosystem components (HDFS, Hive, Mapreduce, Spark, Pig, Sqoop). Leverage PySpark, PytestBDD, and RDBMS, Java Python, Scala, and Shell for developing test automation frameworks. Create automated VRT (Visual Regression Testing) with Backstop JS and Puppeteer for front end applications. Responsible for tracking code Coverage metrics generation. Work in Docker and use an enterprise created image with dependencies copied into it to perform automation testing for front end applications. Leverage Tunnel connection feature from Saucelabs and implement testing on local host with docker to ensure early defect detection in different screen resolution in the software life cycle. Integrate Sonarqube and Checkmarx in the build process and perform end to end development and testing in a single code. Create end to end test automation framework for NodeJS based applications using Protractor with jasmine reporter.

REQTS: Must have a Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Technology, Engineering or a related field. Must have seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in the position offered, as a Senior Associate, Associate Projects, or a related position. Must have seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience with: Selenium; Scrum; Salesforce; Postman; Core Java; PL/SQL; HP ALM; Jira; Oracle Database; Windows 10; Database Test Automation; Test Estimation, Plan, and Test Script Creation; HTML; Xml; Unix; IOS; Android; and CSS.

HOURS: 37.5 hours/week

APPLY: Apply by clicking "Apply" below and following instructions to submit resume.

  • Prudential Financial, Inc. of the United States is not affiliated with Prudential plc. which is headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, marital status, age, veteran status, domestic partner status , medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Prudential Insurance Company of America, Newark, NJ and its affiliates.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at for more information about doing business with Prudential.


If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, which may include an assessment, please call (800) 433-8960, prompt 4 or email accommodation.h&

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