The QA Automation Engineer develops, modifies and executes automated tests. As a delivery-focused QA Automation Engineer, you will improve, streamline, integrate, and communicate the automated test activities across our product lines.
This includes functional and regression testing of individual products and integration testing of our integrated products.
You will maintain high quality standards through systematic metrics-driven test planning and test execution.
Balance automation, manual testing, and exploratory testing against risk to select the right tests to automate
Design and develop automated test cases that can be integrated into our CI environment
Provide status and progress reports by project on automated efforts
Participate in requirements gathering meetings and provide estimates of software test automation tasks
Administer test automation and management tools
Create automation test plans
Prior work experience as manual tester highly preferred.
Identify, communicate and track issues to closure working in close collaboration with cross-functional development team including analysts and developers
Create and present test status and outcome reports to other staff including management
Promote and document automation testing processes, including automation of regression test set
Provide development and maintenance of automated test plans and test cases covering functional product, integration and regression testing
Develop repository of the automation scripts for regression testing
Report test results of automation scripts completion, failure, and blocked rate
Ensure any unresolved problems or issues with testing efforts are documented and escalated
Work with manual test team to develop automation tests and provide input in the creation of the automated test plan for each project
Effectively communicates in meetings with project team members and stakeholders
Position Requirements and Preferred Skills
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or field and / or a minimum of 4 years of equivalent work experience
A minimum of 4 years of experience in Quality Assurance working in automated testing environments
Hands-on experience with design, development, and implementation of testing procedures; creation of test plans, test cases, and automated test processes to support overall quality objectives
Experience with implementation of quality assurance and testing methodologies, processes, standards, and tools. Looking for someone with insight and creativity utilizing their past automation skills experience
Proven interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, including technical documentation skills
Exposure to virtualization especially VMWare
Experience with web-based JAVA applications with large scale relational databases using SQL Server
Must be able to adjust schedules to accommodate the changing priorities of a high-growth business
1-2 years of actual programming experience whether as a developer, or as part of creating test automation (Java a plus)
Experience working with an agile product development / product design team to deliver automation code and scripts as part of a sprint-based software development process
Extensive experience with Automation tools such as Selenium and Cucumber
Experience or understanding of Test Driven Development
Extensive experience with SQL queries
Familiarity with Jira, Greenhopper a plus
Who we are :
We are an international team of elite technology operatives who craft beautiful interactions between people and the technical world.
Our solutions team is responsible for fielding, developing, managing and maintaining effective client relationships, and developing web tools and apps for huge audiences.
Wirestorm generates an atmosphere of shared innovation and support, where we continually up-level our skills, break new ground, and highlight and learn from each other’s outstanding work.
Come work with a fun company that offers amazing benefits, flexible work schedules, great team synergy, and a wide-open future.
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