Automation Test Engineer

Automated testing, Automation, REST, QA
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

What You Will Do

  • Within the first two weeks, be able to jump head-first into an ongoing project and ask the appropriate questions / do the appropriate research to effectively construct test cases and understand what needs to be done in terms of integration / regression testing and eventual deployment.
  • Within one month, contribute to sprint features testing by writing test plans and executing them. Understand the basics of node.js and our automation framework (written in node.js) to the point in which you can contribute basic automation tests.
  • Within two months, fully support team by testing ongoing sprint stories. Be able to discuss high-level functionality and infrastructure of all project applications and services. You should understand all user flows and how the technology behind it works.
  • Within five months, be able to build out automated API and UI tests leveraging our current automation test infrastructure (written in node.js)
  • Chip in to crafting test plans and testing in ongoing sprints
  • Supply to the team by driving user story analysis and feature grooming, crafting and developing detailed test-cases and test scenarios
  • Design, implement, and maintain cross-platform test automation scripts
  • Develop and maintain BDD test scenarios and regression plans
  • Participate in full test development life cycle including requirements analysis and design
  • Work with developers to provide additional research and debugging of issues when more information is needed to resolve problems. 

Skills and Experience You Will Need

  • 3-5 years of QA Engineering experience
  • Professional experience as Automation Engineer working in an agile environment
  • 2+ years of RESTful services testing experience
  • Strong analytic and debugging skills
  • Detailed understanding of QA concepts, STLC, SDLC, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment
  • Proven experience in automating tests with using JS, Java, Python or other languages
  • Validated understanding of different element locator strategies and ability to write custom XPath, CSSPath
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, REST APIs, JSON, RDBMS, XML/YAML
  • Experience with Git, Jira
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Technical Skills:

  • Experience with JavaScript based automation frameworks (WebdriverIO and Selenium)
  • Experience developing and maintaining test scenarios using BDD (Gherkin)
  • Performance and load testing experience (for example K6)
  • Experience with writing unit tests

Who We Are

About GalaxE.Solutions

GalaxE is a professional IT services firm that specializes in platform-driven solutions and the use of automation to achieve enterprise business transformation and mission-critical change for some of the largest companies in the world. Using our proprietary solution set, GxFource®, we apply machine learning techniques and predictive analytics tools as part of a broad artificial intelligence strategy that provides effective impact and data-driven business transformation.


Since its founding, GalaxE has been dedicated to advancing the benefits of technology. As we continue that legacy and look to the future, a focus on business enablement through agile, cost-efficient, and effective integration of people, process, and technology anchors our success. We revolutionize change in the costs of doing business that transform companies and their ability to leap beyond the competition.


At GalaxE we value people and are committed to diversity and inclusion where our employees are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to be authentic. We focus on cultivating both traditional IT and non-traditional, new collar, workers through our Outsource to America®, program.


We are always looking for passionate, entrepreneurial-minded innovators and disrupters; game-changers that take ownership of the work they produce and bring it each and every day. Working with like-minded team members you will get a chance to discover, develop, and use cutting-edge technologies to transform the way we deliver creative business solutions.


Sound like you? Join us and find out for yourself what it means for you, and your career, to be part of the GalaxE team. Let’s build something, together. #WeAreGalaxE


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Position Id : 2021-10745
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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