Senior QA Automation Engineer

automation, CI/CD, DevOps, Cucumber/Selenium
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Job Duties

  • Develops and maintains a working knowledge of business processes supported by software systems/products;
  • Conduct and participate in test case reviews, requirement reviews, design reviews, and change control activities;
  • Creates and contributes to the creation of test plans, test cases, test scenarios, and test data for use during the testing phases of the software development lifecycle, for new and existing software systems/products;
  • Produces formal test plans and ensures that test plans and scenarios fully exercise every aspect of the product;
  • Documents and reports issues discovered during testing, and reports issues to Management.
  • Works as part of Scrum Development Team, effectively participates in sprint planning, task estimates, task sequencing, task assignments, sprint reviews and retrospectives;
  • Creates and performs complex test execution. Builds and manages automation framework and performance tests.
  • Collaborates with other team members to understand the scope of test cases that will be used for automated scripts.
  • Perform fuctional , System test and automated regression testing of web based applications
  • Monitor application logs, assist in debugging processes and with root cause analysis
  • Defines standards, methods and procedures for test automation.
  • Executes automated test scripts for all IT environments.
  • 30 % Automation scripting , 40% Testing , 10% Writing Test cases and 20% Scrum activities

Required Skills

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or Information Technology; relevant work experience (over eight years) may be acceptable.
  • Minimum 8 years of work experience performing manual, automated testing of web applications and back-end data processes
  • Minimum 5 years experience with test automation using Cucumber and Selenium
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases   Experience testing application built using Java, Python, C++ or other Object Oriented programming languages
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus

Technical Experience Required

Quality Assurance/Testing   - At least 8 years

Cucumber/ Selenium - At least 5 years

DevOps Methodologies -  At least 4 years

Sql development -   At least 5 years

Agile and/or Scrum -  At least 3 Years

Java/web based applications - At least 3 years   

Posted By

Tom Merkel

20130 Lakeview Center Plaza, Suite 400 Ashburn, VA, 20147

Dice Id : 10382761
Position Id : 6384942
Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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