Our Firm



Software Development Engineer in Test I

Entry Level

Vertafore | Development

Vertafore is looking for a Software Engineer in Test I to join our dynamic team in East Lansing, Michigan.  

We believe that quality is everyone’s responsibility. As a team member embedded in an energetic agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will help the team to cultivate a quality mindset, advocating for quality while assisting the engineers with software development and test automation best practices. Our culture fosters collaboration, innovation, integrity, mentorship, commitment to success, and FUN. Our managers are dedicated to growing their people and offering an opportunity that allows you to make impact in your career.


If you love technology, are hungry to learn, and are looking for a creative, fun, and friendly workplace where you get to develop high quality software that will transform the insurance industry, we would love to get in touch with you.


Skills & Requirements


What You'll Do:

• Write reliable UI and API tests to increase testing coverage

• Develop database fixtures and testing hooks to facilitate automation

• Develop scripts and tools for our continuous integration system

• Research new testing tools and technologies

• Review specs and technical designs from a testability perspective

• Work closely with product and development teams to understand requirements and technical specifications

• Create test plans, test cases, and automation for new features and enhancements to existing features

• Plan, design, and implement automation frameworks for various applications from frontend to backend

• Setup and monitor continuous integration for build, deploy, and automated tests

• Perform exploratory testing as needed
Skills & Requirements

Preferred Experience

• Experience coding in Java

• Experience writing SQL (you should be able to join tables)

• Experience testing JSON-based APIs and web applications

• An understanding of Selenium 2/WebDriver

• An interest in understanding how systems behave (and misbehave)

• Experience in software engineering preferred

• Experience in agile / scrum methodologies

• Excellent communication skills

• Experience building and executing Automated Tests preferred