Job DescriptionJOB TITLE: Automation Engineer
Nice To Have
- 5-6 years SQL
- • Agile experience (SAFe methodology preferred)
- Experience writing scripts (Python and Shell Scripting)
- Extract Testing
- Integration Testing
- R / R Studio Experience
Interview Process: Phone Screen then virtual interview
- Azure DevOps
- Prefer to have a local candidate
Location: Local candidates preferred - open to remote candidates
Indicate interview availability at top of resumeManager Update:
1) Well versed in end to end Test automation spanning multiple systems / technologies.
2) Senior level Experience with R or Python. Experience using multiple python libraries including openpyxl, os, time, datetime, selenium, cx_oracle, unittest.
3) Documented senior level SQL experience
4) API and Batch Extract validation experience preferred
5) Banking experience preferredQA Test AutomationEngineer Activities
Requirement Analysis related job duties are as follows
- Responsible for Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and maintenance of automation framework in Python / R.
- Perform ETL solutioning and script creation.
- Provide inputs to Automation Test Plans for various test phases - System, System Integration, Production Readiness.
- Create and manage QA Automation test cases/ scripts design and QA test cases/ scripts execution backlog in Azure DevOps (ADO)
- Own and execute test cases/ scripts design and Execution stories to each iteration for owned interfaces.
- Work on test design, test suite creation, test execution, defect management, and coordinate testing effort
- Investigate and debug test failures, updating tests or reporting bugs as necessary.
- Attend (organize at times) workstream related meetings - Iteration Planning, Daily SCRUM meetings, iteration Retrospective, Requirement (stories) Walkthroughs and queries clarification meetings
- Attend Defect Triage meetings in the testing phase and dispose defects as per the defect triage process, explain defects as required
- Support End to End interface team to carry out integration testing by supplying test data, Identifying and setting run calendar needs.
Test Planning & Design related job duties are as follows
- Determine the Scope of testing by analyzing the BRD, ISZ, IO, IOF, TDD, TRD, & FSDs and supporting documents (requirement mapping)
- Report questions to Scrum team members to get answers to the clarifications on requirement documents
- Share domain knowledge to determine testing needs and effective use of testing methodologies and practices for early discovery of Requirement Defects.
- Responsible for performing Impact analysis on the Interfaces/ Touchpoint fields mapping documents for all fields and ensuring all derived fields, constant fields & default fields are properly captured for future execution needs
- Identify test data needs and run calendar needs during requirement/ impact analysis
Test Execution and reporting duties are as follows
- Understand business requirements (BRD, ISZs) and develop detailed interface wise component test plan per interface as per Test strategy/Approach by detailing activities to be carried out during testing
- Perform Functional analysis, scope of work and test effort estimation for applicable test activities
- Analyze automation scope and tools compatible for testing based on requirement complexity
- Apply guidelines / risk-based test approach by assigning the priority to the Test scenarios / Test cases/ scripts in Rational
- Create Industry standard traceability matrix for requirement coverage and validation check points for maximum test coverage
- Plan for test innovations, re-usable components and maintain the value add log in shared repository
- Preparation of test artifacts- test scenarios matrix, test data requirement matrix, test cases/ scripts
- Peer review of test artifacts - component Test Plan, Test Scenario Matrix, test cases/ scripts
- Identify test data needs and logical day planning for core banking system and related interfaces for integration test
- Present business review of Test cases/ scripts with subject matter expert/business for approvals/ to apply recommended changes
- Create and review traceability matrix for each requirement in ADO
- Keep Test Artifacts up to date in ADO and SharePoint tool based on change requests
- Perform automation activities for Batch and Services touchpoints
- Develop SQL queries to validate extract data/ XML responses
Test closure and reporting duties
- Create and identify test data in core banking system where extract is expected from core banking system
- Create/ mock upload file when upstream system is not connected to carry out system testing
- Use Soap UI/ ReadyAPI tool to do web services related testing
- Execute test cases/ scripts in Azure DevOps (ADO)
- Log Defects in Azure DevOps (ADO), resolve them with Development team and other project stake holders in defect triage and track them for closure
- Create change requests supporting documents for the changes/requirements identified during testing phase
- Log observations which ended up as defects for other teams (Data Migration, Product test, Reports team)
- Support System Integration, User Acceptance, Production readiness and Dress rehearsal
- Test Data preparation and End of Day/ month/ Qrtr/ Year run calendar planning for team after understanding the logical days need in core banking system and other interfacing systems in various test regions
- Support and review Test Reports
- Identify Regression suites for future regression testing.
- Track the progress of test execution in ADO and ensure test executions are as per the defined and documented test plan
- Report test activities related risks/ issues based on the deviation from Test Plan
- Follow test exit criteria defined in the Test Plan and perform closure activities accordingly.
- A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineer, or Information Systems preferred
- 5+ years of programming, test automation, or other directly related work experience.
- A combination of education and experience may meet qualifications.
- Extensive knowledge software testing methodologies, testing tools, platforms, related systems and technologies.
- Proficient in SQL and relational databases
- Extensive knowledge in Python or R
- Extensive experience with REST and SOAP services
- Good knowledge on interface & Integration testing
- Must have strong analytical, organizational, problem resolution, customer service and communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Ability to make sound decisions and recommendations.
- Requires effective time management and work ethics.
- Strong attention to detail.
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