SDET Test Automation

Selenium, SDET
Full Time, Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H W2, 15 days

Job Description

Title : SDET

Location : Herndon Virginia

Duration : Long Term

MUST : Automation Selenium

  • Design and develop System Test Automation Scripts using Selenium web driver, Jest , Cucumber, API testing (for e.g. RestAssured/Karate) and experience in using Selenium Javascript APIs
  • Support Test Automation Solution Planning and Estimation. Analyze current architecture and test platforms to formulate a vision for growth and expansion.
  • Perform detailed test designs using sound software test engineering principals in the context of test automation platforms and integration across distributed systems
  • Collaboratively elaborate requirements to enable Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD) with BAs and developers
  • Perform tasks required for automated test implementation including review acceptance criteria (Gherkin scripts), create integration/regression test scenarios, test cases, implement test data management strategy, and generate required reports.
  • Improve existing test automation frameworks (i.e. make them faster, more flexible and easier to use). Utilize parallel processing or grid systems to speed up the tests
  • Gather non-functional performance requirements, analyze and strategize the performance test approach
  • Build performance testing frameworks that can be leveraged by development teams and QA teams to do their performance testing
  • Hands-on script development using JMeter or Gatling or other open source tools
  • Measure various aspect of the system performance, including throughput, response times, resource usage such as CPU, memory, thread utilization and IO statistics.
  • Ability to work closely with Application Development and DevOps teams to identify, troubleshoot and debug performance issues
  • Define and establish test metrics to measure not just product quality, but quality of testing and feedback to engineers

Required Skills:

  • Strong programming/scripting experience and passion for testing
  • 5 7+ years' experience in Test Automation including planning, assessments, script development & maintenance preferably in cloud environment; experience in manual functional and regression testing and preparing relevant test cases
  • Minimum of 4 years demonstrated experience in one or more of the following toolsets/frameworks:
    • Selenium Grid/WebDriver
    • Selenium
    • Jest
    • Protractor/Jasmin
    • Cucumber/Gherkin
    • jUnit, TestNG
    • API testing (RestAssured/Karate)
    • Github/Bitbucket
    • JMeter, Gatling
    • New Relic or DynaTrace etc
  • Experience in development using Javascript (React.js, Node.js, modern JavaScript libraries - ES6 - 2015 and later versions)
  • Experience working with databases and various data formats and related technologies for testing
  • Experience in Agile and Scrum development methodologies
  • Experience in testing UI/UX best practices and 508 compliance
  • Knowledge in management tools such as JIRA Platform, Serena Business Manager
  • Strong written and communication skills required
  • Must be a self-starter/self-directed member of the team


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field or equivalent work experience.

Dice Id : 90882499
Position Id : 2021-1020
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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