Senior QA Automation Engineer - Tech Pro

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DHI Group, Inc.
Microsoft, Java, and open source languages including Gherkin (SpecFlow, Cucumber, etc), Selenium, Rest Assured, JMeter, Appium
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

General Purpose

DHI is looking for a Senior QA Automation Engineer to develop and support an automation suite for all aspects of our brands platform as they're deployed across multiple brand sites.  As a Senior QA Automation Engineer you will ensure that the products we design deliver the best experiences to our users. Your work will impact every user interacting with our sites on any device.

The successful candidate will be competent in writing automated tests for a web based or API based applications and services.  We are looking for a positive, flexible and hands-on engineer who is passionate about using emerging technologies and writing quality tests. You will be part of a high caliber team consisting of tech, product, and DevOps working in short iterations, building production-ready software.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Work within an agile software development team providing test automation expertise across the team
  • Write new tests and update existing tests ensuring broad and deep coverage across the application functionality and codebase
  • Work collaboratively with engineering team to identify test cases and suites best suited for automation
  • Plan and execute performance tests using tools like JMeter
  • Work with other DHI QA resources to enhance/expand existing automation framework
  • Troubleshoot and provide failure analysis of issues identified from the automation suite
  • Frequent use of SQL queries for UI/data validation
  • Provide communication with partnering teams in regard to testing progress, dependencies and risk
  • Review and interpret all documentation related to testing, including business requirements, user stories/acceptance criteria and functional and design specifications, in order to provide input to the project team regarding the planning of testing activities
  • Provide detailed test reports and metrics to document the status and any risk for current releases

Job Qualifications

  • Required Knowledge, Skills and Attributes
  • Five (5) or more years of experience testing web based applications with a strong background in building comprehensive automated frameworks
  • Must have tested web applications that involved technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, responsive design, JSON, and REST to be accessed on multiple platforms, including mobile and desktops
  • Deep experience with common automated testing frameworks and platforms across Microsoft, Java, and open source languages including Gherkin (SpecFlow, Cucumber, etc), Selenium, Rest Assured, JMeter, Appium or other mobile test automation framework
  • Deep experience developing in a least one language – Java and javascript preferred
  • Ability to analyze automated test results and metrics, perform root cause failure analysis
  • Strong SQL knowledge – responsible for complex data validation
  • Strong background in QA methodologies and best practices
  • Ability to write and execute detailed test cases that exercise all aspects of the system under test
  • Ability to distinguish defects from enhancement requests
  • Team player who exhibits effective interpersonal skills with a collaborative style
  • Deep Experience with Continuous Integration (CI) tools: Jenkins, TFS, or others
  • Experience with Google Analytics and SEO concepts and validation a plus
  • Must have a grasp of web technologies (HTML5, CSS3, JS, responsive design, etc.)
  • Understanding of TCP/IP, DNS and Load Balancing
  • Experience working in an enterprise environment with agile software development methodologies
  • Exposure to Continuous Delivery (CD) a plus.
  • Required Education and/or Experience
  • Bachelor's or higher degree in related field or equivalent experience

Company Information

DHI Group, Inc. is a fast-growing provider of specialized career sites that cater to distinct professional communities. Our mission is to help our customers source and hire the most qualified professionals in select and highly skilled occupations, and to help those professionals find the best job opportunities in their respective fields and further their careers. To learn more about our brands please visit When you become a DHI team member, you join a company that values their loyal and enthusiastic employees by providing them a competitive salary, great benefits, including a 401(k) match, generous paid time off, casual dress, wellness program, fitness club reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, and more. There’s a reason why we have such great talent retention - our work environment. If you like working at a company where individual contribution matters and is recognized, where you can have both autonomy and support to achieve your goals and where creativity and accomplishment are rewarded, then you should consider DHI.
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