QA Automation Architect

  • 3coast,
  • Houston, TX
  • 8 hours ago
Automation, Oracle Retail, IBM Retail, Agile
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Job: SC19016

Location: Houston
Type: Permanent


  • Coordinate with Offshore team on a regular basis to clarify the requirements, test data prep-up, review various test deliverables, test timelines, etc
  • Experience with using business acumen and stakeholder partnerships to determine appropriate urgency and mitigation actions
  • Single point of contact for running the automation CoE for the T-CoE department
  • JIRA management tool experience in Defect and Project Requirement modules
  • Lead offshore automation team & agile POD team to drive for the in-sprint automation
  • Maintain automation regression suite and run periodically to get the maximum ROI from automation efforts
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities as per ASO SQA testing standards and process.
  • Develop and enhance enterprise automation framework
  • Coordinate with Offshore team on a regular basis to clarify the requirements, test data prep-up, review various test deliverables, test timelines, etc.
  • Single point of contact for all automation activities and direct report to Head of Testing Department.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced changing environment, multi-tasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner
  • Ability to acquire knowledge necessary to perform job assignments (technology, product and process)
  • Ability to manage multiple digital & non digital teams and manage the testing deliverables across the teams.
  • Must be able to co-ordinate with Devops team and configure the Continuous testing for all the applications

Work Experience

  • Minimum 10 years of hands on experience in Automation.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in testing distributed applications, Commercial ERP systems like Oracle Retail, IBM Retail and/or web application
  • Demonstrated experience in Software Quality Assurance automation development
  • Experience working in an Agile environment working with developers, testers, project managers and product managers.
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills, strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Strong background with creating automation test plans and improving test automation strategies
  • Experience in Selenium,UFT & Tosca development, including Java
  • Development experience in creating test automation framework and mentoring team members
  • Knowledge of QA concepts and development principles (e.g. Functional, Integration, Regression, Business Process testing )
  • Experience in scripting, Java, Selenium, Automation, SQL, Stored Procedures.
  • Experience with measuring quality and reporting on automation testing status
  • Experience in e-Comm WebSphere Commerce (Online), Oracle based applications and Point Of Sale(POS)
  • Functional & Automation, Web-based testing experience for the application developed using web technologies (WebSphere Commerce/HTML/CSS/JavaScript/Java), and mobile/tablet devices


  • Testing Tools: Selenium WebDriver, Selenium IDE,TOSCA,UFT
  • Scripting Language: Java,VBscript
  • Continuous Integration Tools: Jenkins
  • Version Control: Git ,Bit Bucket
  • Project Build / Framework: Cucumber, Junit, TestNG, Maven, BDD
  • API Testing & Tools: Web Service, Rest, Soap, SOAPUI
  • IDE: Eclipse
  • Databases: MySQL, Oracle
  • Test Management Tools: ALM,Jira-Zephyr,qTest
  • Project & Bug Tracking Tool: JIRA, ALM,qTest
  • Software Development Methodologies: Agile, Waterfall and Iterative
  • Networking & Protocol: Http, Https, GET and POST


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology/Computer Science or similar discipline required
Dice Id : itjobs
Position Id : SC19016
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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