QA Automation Engineer

Selenium, Java, JavaScript, C++, Ruby, Shell Scripting, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, SQL Server
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create and execute test scripts, cases, and scenarios that will determine optimal system performance according to specifications.
  • Lead QA resources in the testing efforts
  • Automates test plans and test cases based on the business requirements, user stories and technical specifications.
  • Develop and maintain manual test suites and test cases.
  • Executes automated test cases according to documented test plans.
  • Documents defects and application enhancements in the defect tracking system (i.e. Jira).
  • Assists in reproducing, investigating and debugging software issues in coordination with the Development team. Works with software developers and database administrators to troubleshoot test failures in the various test/customer environments.
  • Assists with website application testing for different browsers and versions for compatibility (Microsoft IE, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) as needed.
  • Drive improvements in unit testing coverage, develop test suites, expand our automated testing harness, and automate end to end tests
  • Conduct all types of application testing as needed, such as system, unit, regression, load, and acceptance testing methods.
  • Collaborate with Business analyst, developers, and system owners in the testing of new and legacy software programs and applications.
  • Ensure that any new software integration into company systems meets functional requirements, system compliance, and interface specifications.
  • Review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop testing strategies for improving or leveraging these systems.
  • Produce reports and documentation for all testing efforts, results, activities, data, logging, and tracking.
  • Communicate test progress, test results, and other relevant information to project stakeholders and management.
  • Take an active role in cross-departmental projects when needed.
  • Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of application-testing best practices.

Job Requirements:

  • Four-year college diploma or university degree in software engineering or computer science, and/or 3 years equivalent work experience
  • Strong knowledge of system testing and software quality assurance best practices and methodologies
  • Experience with SQL Server a plus
  • Experience with Selenium
  • Experience coding in Java, JavaScript, C++, Ruby or Shell Scripting
  • 1+ years' experience in a lead QA role
  • Familiar with Agile methodology (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Proven analytical, creative problem-solving and debugging abilities
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Experience in auto insurance companies a plus

Benefits to Full Time Employees:

  • Generous paid time off package
  • Medical & Dental Plans
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer match
  • Company paid STD/LTD
  • Company paid life insurance
Dice Id : RTX195c99
Position Id : 6415914
Originally Posted : 7 days ago
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