Reference # 19-00203 Title Sr. Automation Integration Testing Engineer
Location Phoenix, ARIZONA
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 28-03-2019 --- 30-11--0001
A Test Automation Developer plans and conducts a wide range of quality assurance tests and analyses results to validate that all application products and services meet organizational standards and end-user requirements. Leveraging test automation tools and programming techniques, a Test Automation Developer is a developer with a testing mind set. All Test Analysts perform test planning, test design and test execution on an Agile team.

Collaboratively elaborates, analyzes and estimates user story requirements with the Scrum team
Defines and manages test plans, strategies, results reporting and metrics
Collaborates with the team to design test scenarios, build automated scripts and data and execute the scripts
Validates test results and works with developers to research and resolve defects
Identifies appropriate test strategy mix of manual and automation testing methods (leveraging automation where possible)
Coordinates and plans test runs within the sprint
Maps story acceptance criteria to tests and test results
Creates and modifies detailed automated test scripts/modules
Works with test automation architect to expand and/or improve automation framework and trouble shoot technical issues
Maintains solid knowledge and expertise in automated testing tools and techniques

Required Skills and Experience:

3+ years of QA software testing experience
2/3 years of programming experience with object oriented programming (Java)- current framework is built with Java
Strong web service testing experience
1 year of experience executing QA on an Agile/ Scrum team- must have Agile experience

Knowledge of test automation frameworks and automation design patterns
An understanding of systems design and data processing policies, practices and procedures
Excellent communication experience!

Additional Add Ons from Manager:
- At least 3 years plus years of experience on API testing and Service Virtualization
- 3 plus years of experience in test strategy, test Design, test execution analysis & reporting
- Having experience in creating end to end CI/CD (Continuous integration/Continuous Delivery) solutions using tools Jenkins, Bamboo, or similar.
- Experience with various domains such as Insurance, Finance, Banking, and Retail domain
- Ability to work independently and take ownership
- Prior Experience in Client Facing QA Lead Role
- Good leadership and communication skills
- Java, Java Scripting, Groovy Scripting
- Unix commands and basic shell scripting
- At least 4 years of experience in test execution analysis & reporting.
- Ability to work in team in diverse/ multiple stakeholder environment
- Good communication and Analytical skills

*Must be authorized to work in the US indefinitely*

Preferred Skills and Experience:
Experience with TestNG frameworks
Property and Casualty insurance experience

Undergraduate studies in computer science, management information systems or a related degree- or equivalent work experience