Randstad Python Developer - Austin in Austin, Texas

Python Developer - Austin


Austin, TX

Date Posted:

Monday, October 3, 2016

Job Type:

Temp to Perm

Reference #:



Randstad Technologies

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Our client in Austin, TX is looking to fill a 6- 18 month contract to hire opportunity for a Python Developer.


  • Writing test automation for APIs through hands on coding therefore strong programming skills and best practices are required

  • Write test code using in house UI test frameworks (OpenCafe- https://github.com/openstack/opencafe ) utilizing Python.

  • Writes and executes automated test scripts using a pre-defined framework

  • Writes positive and negative smoke and regression test scripts to test product functionality and integration with dependencies

  • Tests APIs, integration with user interfaces (UIs), web services and/or web applications

  • Participates in test automation code reviews

  • Collaborates with other quality and development engineers to build, evolve, and maintain a scalable continuous build and deployment pipeline


  • 3-5 years of development and test automation experience

  • Demonstrated intermediate knowledge of the following languages: Python

  • Demonstrated intermediate knowledge of automation tool such as OpenCafe or Selenium

  • Demonstrated intermediate knowledge of Unix shell scripting

  • Strong understanding of JSON, WSDL, XML, XSD

  • Basic knowledge of open source tools such as curl

  • Very strong communication skills written & verbal in English


  • Strong understanding of software/testing methodologies such as TDD, BDD

  • Experience working in Cloud Computing

  • Exp with Scrum or Agile methodology

  • Exp with Angular JS framework

Education (Required):

  • BS in Computer Science or technical related degree or equivalent experience

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