Senior Automation Tester

"AWS", "JSON", "REST", "XML", "Junit", "TestNG", "Lambda"
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Automation Tester

Location: Columbia,MD

Duration: Long Term with Sparksoft.

Job Summary/Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of an agile development team performing test planning, test execution, and test reporting tasks for each sprint
  • Participate in requirements and design walkthroughs, collaborative internal and external test planning sessions
  • Hands automation experience using any of the tools/frameworks like SoapUI, Selenium, TestNG, Junit etc...
  • Ability to Lead the team, strong technical experience on understanding and resolving issues
  • Develop Ready API projects for verifying the functionality of the web service
  • Experience in implementing end-to-end automation and support automation assessments
  • Implement automation frameworks and approaches
  • Attend/co-ordinate meetings with internal/external stake holders for test interdependency and release schedules
  • Identify and analyze suitable opportunities for test automation
  • Maintain, streamline, standardize and implemented a CI/CD pipeline on AWS involving tools like JIRA, Jenkins, Eclipse and Ready API
  • Configure CI for end-to-end automation for all build, unit, integration tests and deployment
  • Design, configure, and test AWS infrastructure across various technical areas
  • Stay up to date with the cloud and keep track of application performance
  • Evaluate requirements and develop scripts in the AWS cloud environment
  • Analyze business requirements, user stories, and technical specification documents to develop test cases, test scenarios and expected results
  • Develop and maintain test scripts, test data and test summary reports
  • Perform peer review of test cases and test scenarios developed by members of the test team
  • Assist in analyzing and triaging discovered during testing.
  • Capture test evidence files and document test results
  • Review work products and deliverables

Required Skills:

  • Understanding of the traditional infrastructure stack & application thereto in AWS
  • Knowledge or experience in VPC Peering/Subnetting, proxy server management, automated failover approaches using AWS services (e.g. Lambda, CloudWatch)
  • 3 years of experience in Test Automation including planning, script development & maintenance
  • Minimum of 5 years demonstrated experience in one or more of the following testing toolsets/frameworks: SmartBear Ready!API, soapUI Pro, Eclipse, Selenium WebDriver, jUnit, TestNG
  • Minimum of 5 years demonstrated experience in one or more of the following: Java / J2EE. Groovy, Python, Ruby, XML, JSON, REST
  • Demonstrated experience with Continuous Integration, including build/deploy/version control tools like Jenkins

Desired Experience:

  • AWS Certification: DevOps Engineer/Cloud Practitioner
  • Experience with Web service testing and designing Ready API projects with Groovy
  • Proficient in an Agile environment working with other members of different technical teams
  • Experience with automated testing tools like soapUI, Ready API, Selenium and Katalon
  • Prior experience working with CMS or testing complex healthcare systems

Education/Experience Level:

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in software development in an Agile environment
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms (AWS) and databases (MySQL, AWS Aurora, etc.)
  • 2-3 years of experience working within AWS
  • 2 -3 years of provisioning AWS virtual infrastructure experience
  • 2 -3 years of JSON/REST/XML Cloud Formation scripting experience

Sparksoft is a certified Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) SVC and DEV Level 3, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013, HUBZone, 8(a), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB), and Small, Women-owned, Minority-owned (SWaM), and MBE/DBE/SBE consulting firm. With our focused mission “to ignite innovation, inspire transformation, and implement digital solutions for a healthier nation”, we specialize in 6 specific digital health services: Test Automation, Cloud Services, DevOps Delivery, Cyber Security, Data Science, and Human-Centered Design. Since 2004, our exceptionally skilled people, proven leadership, and optimized processes all work together relentlessly to continuously push for more efficient solutions.

Sparksoft is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws.


Dice Id : 10197954
Position Id : 7041255
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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