Principal QA Automation Engineer

QA, Engineers, Web, Java, Python, Linux, Perl, Testing, Computer, Systems, API, SMTP, TCP, IP, Database, SQL, Networking
Full Time

Job Description

What you'll be doing...

You will drive the automation framework architecture and design. This role will collaborate with other QA Automation Engineers to build a framework that can be leveraged to test multiple products through automation and provide accurate reporting and metrics. You will apply your experience and knowledge in reviewing requirements, creating test plans, detailed test cases, test reports, and producing quality assurance metrics.
  • Utilize open source tools or develop custom scripts for automating tests to validate software products involving both back-end processing systems and Web-based GUIs.
  • Write automation code using Java/Python as well as custom Linux shell scripts.
  • Support the scoping and implementation of technical solutions: estimate, prioritize, and coordinate testing activities.
  • Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans, test cases, and test reports.
  • Execute functional, integration, regression, performance, and resiliency tests for multiple applications/subsystems.
  • Identify, record, and thoroughly document bugs.
  • Track quality assurance metrics.

What we're looking for...

You'll need to have:
  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Scripting experience with programming languages such as Java, Python or Perl.
  • Testing experience on back-end data processing applications - hands on/working knowledge on Linux systems.
  • Must be able to pass an extensive background investigation as a condition of employment

Even better if you have:
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or relevant engineering field, or relevant experience.
  • Ten years of experience in software development or QA automation.
  • Experience creating an automation framework and automated test cases for UI, API, and back-end data processing applications.
  • Led an effort automating a regression backlog as well as new feature development.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good soft skills in working with other engineering and analytical teams to arrive at optimal solutions to technical challenges.
  • High degree of initiative with a passion for learning technology.
  • CI/CD experience
  • Experience with the following technologies/processes: SMTP, DNS, TCP/IP, Database/SQL knowledge, Atlassian suite, Networking technologies, Agile methodologies, Big Data technologies - Hadoop/HBase/SOLR/Kafka/Nifi.

When you join Verizon...

You'll have the power to go beyond - doing the work that's transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you'll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we'll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.
Dice Id : 10241294
Position Id : 5334223
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago
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