Principal QA Engineer

automation, selenium, mortgage
Full Time
$90,000 - $110,000
Travel not required

Job Description

Position: Principal QA Engineer 

Location:  Tustin, CA 

Position Summary: Principal QA Engineer focuses on taking initiative on helping the QA team develop our automated test suites for Zigzy mobile apps and web technologies. This role is a key player of a growing team working on new testing technologies to streamline testing processes and communications between product, support, and development. By having a clear understanding of our product and its acceptance criteria, collaborating with different facets and upholding the products’ integrity.  


  • Take initiative on enforcing QA framework and best practices.
  • Help train new resources into understanding automation process and practices.
  • Become the main contact point for technical implementation for automation.
  • Expertise in various design patterns & frameworks for automat
  • Design and develop test automation scripts usingC# & Selenium based on the existing automation framework. 
  • Able to create custom x-paths and generate reliable web-element identifiers for Selenium API.
  • Able to code and executefunctional automation scripts with minimal supervision. 
  • Expertise in integrating automated test scripts on CI/CD platforms like Azur
  • Experience in using cross-platform testing tools such as Browserstackfor both manual & automated testing. 
  • Pick up manual test cases fromsprints and convert them to functional automated scripts on continual basis. 
  • Find more efficient ways to design, develop, maintain and execute functional automatio
  • Provide accurate report of test progress to the QA Leadership team.
  • Create and maintain detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases.
  • Assist in manual testing whenever needed.
  • Proficient with API testing using Postman, Swagger.
  • Experienced in creating & running SQL queries.
  • Expertise in performance, security & load testing.
  • Work closely with BAs to understand user stories and its acceptance criteria. 
  • Provide creative feedback to team to help guide testing framework design process.
  • Communicate impediments and blocked tasks.
  • Takes initiative to respond to all team messages, comments, and emails to ensure that development continues to move forward. 
  • Maintain a positive and excited attitude so your team feeds off that energy. 
  • Step outside of the comfort zone to learn new skill sets that pertain to our technology needs. 
  • Be a team player among other members.
  • Expectations are not limited to the above.


Desired Competencies 

  • Proficientin following languages, tools and technologies: C#, Typescript, Selenium, Protractor, Appium, Postman, Swagger, SQL etc.  
  • Experience with source/version control systemssuch as GIT. 
  • Understanding of branching strategies and merging.
  • Excellent analytical, Interpersonal and Communication skills, fast learner, hardworking and good team player.
  • Abilityto work independently. 
  • Knowledge of mortgage specific terminologies is a plus.


Desired Education/Experience: 

  • 5+ years of experience as a QA Engineerwith automation focus. 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or relevant work experience.

Work Authorization: Must be able to verify identity and employment eligibility to work in the U.S. 

Other DutiesThis job profile is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of job duties and responsibilities, as one may perform additional related duties as assigned in order to meet the needs of the organization. 

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must be able to lift up to ten pounds. Primary functions require sufficient physical ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time; to occasionally stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, reach, and twist; to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a keyboard; and to verbally communicate to exchange information. VISION: See in the normal visual range with or without correction. HEARING: Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction. 

[EOE/M/F/D/V. Drug-free workplace.] 

Dice Id : 90963926
Position Id : 4567
Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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