Reference # 19-00487 Title Quality Engineer IV
Location Glendale, ARIZONA
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 01-08-2019 --- 31-12-2019
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 software testing experience, including test automation using Selenium
Minimum of one year of experience executing QA on an Agile/ Scrum team
Knowledge of test automation frameworks and automation design patterns
General knowledge of the systems development life cycle
Minimum of three years of experience in programming with an object oriented programming language (e.g.; Java, Ruby, Grails, Python)
An understanding of systems design and data processing policies, practices and procedures

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