Sr. QA Automation Engineer (Remote) in Atlanta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/13/2022

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Job Description

What You'll Do Day to Day:

Responsible for creating and maintaining software using the defined standards and technology stack. Effectively develops critical products testing strategies for automation framework for our all-internal clients while offering excellent technical support.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Research, plan, coordinate and supervise the development of new software technology features and functionalities for the loan origination platform.
  • Perform alpha and beta testing of applications and automate functional/regression suite; enhance financial institution related systems and platforms.
  • Identify, plan, and execute testing activities in agile/scrum environment to ensure delivery of high-quality software.
  • Test complex multi-tiered mobile applications systems, mobile devices/handsets, web applications, products, and complex data-driven applications.
  • Maintain the APIs, batch processes and applications built in Salesforce, Java and MuleSoft, assisting in adding new features and eliminating issues that appear once in production.
  • Create and maintain automation test plans, test cases and test summaries.
  • Adhere to company coding standards including unit testing and peer code reviews.
  • Performs debugging and unit testing of software products in controlled environments before going live.
  • Interface with other departments to participate in specification, design, code, and test reviews; define design specifications and parameters
  • Design and execute manual and automated test cases/scripts using Appium Automation Tool; review and support systems built in Salesforce, MuleSoft, MySQL and Java.
  • Follow and contributes to improvement of the software development process.
  • Produce detailed specifications and then translate that to software; present ideas for system improvements, including cost proposals.
  • Communicate QA risks, milestones, and status to the Scrum Master, QA lead or Project Manager.
  • Review and verify functional and system requirements to ensure project deliverables pass QA criteria; provide work estimates for testing activities.
  • Provide production support as needed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, required.
  • 4+ years' experience as Software Developer or similar role.
  • 2+ years' experience developing systems and platforms for a financial institution preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience overseeing setup and maintenance of QA test environment and tools.
  • Experience leading the full application lifecycle from inception through maintenance
  • Selenium, Appium, Jmeter experience required.
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as CircleCI, Jenkins, and GitHub Actions required.
  • Bilingual in Spanish, a plus.