Sr. Automation Engineer (Extensive Java coding required) [Backend Testing]

API QA, POSTMAN, RESTful, Java, Automation, TestNG
Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Automation Engineer [Backend Testing] (Extensive Java coding required)

Position Title: Automation Engineer

Location: Pleasanton, CA

Duration: 6 - 12 Months Contract with possibility of extension


  • Be an active participant in planning and designing product features with the ability to view the product from a customer perspective
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams involved in product delivery
  • Develop, update, maintain and execute automated tests
  • Review and triage test failures and verify fixes
  • Work with team to analyze code coverage using industry standard tools
  • Enhance and extend test automation libraries and frameworks. Create new test frameworks as and when needed
  • Build testing tools, mock services
  • Manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced Agile environment
  • Participate in on-call rotations, driving bug isolation and helping restore the service
  • Work with minimum of technical supervision
  • Stay current with the latest engineering technologies and best practices
  • Mentor junior team members
  • Provide periodic updates to the management at sprint and release level



  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent domain
  • 10+ years of experience in Software Quality Engineering
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to analyze requirements, develop a test plan/strategy, create and execute test cases, track defects and report results
  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented programming languages: Java/Python (both is preferable but Java is a MUST)
  • Expert in test automation using Java, testNg, maven. The ideal candidate can create new frameworks for new problems without any guidance.
  • Expert with JSON and XML
  • Familiarity with AWS technologies
  • Good knowledge of API testing techniques and tools: Postman, REST-Assured
  • Strong skills in relational and non-relational databases: PostgreSQL/MSSQL, MongoDB or similar
  • Self-motivated, able to learn and research independently
  • Ability to innovate and simplify
  • Relentlessly high standards



  • Working experience with AWS and other services/tools like S3/Kinesis/SQS/Kafka/RabbitMQ/Kibana/Splunk/PostGreSQL/Snowflake
  • Exposure to Security and Performance testing
  • Experience with Selenium

Thanks & Regards,

Zafar Parkar | Xoriant Corporation

W: 408-743-4434

1248, Reamwood Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Feel free to email me at zafar.parkar(at)xoriant(dot)com

Dice Id : xorca001
Position Id : Auto1004
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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