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Automation Engineer in Detroit, MI at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/31/2018

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    Detroit, MI
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Job Description

Looking for an exciting career opportunity in Quality Assurance? Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you! Right now, our client is looking to fill an Automation Engineer position. With Vaco, you will have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If you're an Automation Tester, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!


  • Experience using more than one automation tool (ex: QTP/UFT, Rational, Silk, Automation Anywhere, Selenium)
  • Experience decomposing user stories/requirements to create automated tests
  • Experience writing tests in the following programming languages: HP UFT v.12.5
  • Experience automating tests at the system level (Business Logic, Contract, Visual, Accessibility, Performance…etc.)
  • Experience in developing automated tests for APIs (Web Services - REST and SOAP)
  • Nice to Have: Experience using other automation frameworks and tools like SoapUI Pro, Selenium RC/WebDriver, UFT, Tricentis Tosca
  • Experience with technologies like: BitBucket, Jenkins, Test Case Management tools (HPQC/ALM)
  • Working knowledge of black box, gray box, white box testing practices
  • Required: Working knowledge of software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control, build and release processes, continuous integration and continuous deployment concepts (CI & CD), and test suite development and maintenance
  • Required: Working knowledge of test environment and configuration management concepts
  • Required: Ability to critique work of self and others constructively
  • Required: Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Needed: Deep knowledge of SQL, DotNET applications, Citrix, and client/servers applications.
  • Enthusiastic and energetic with an inherent curiosity to break code
  • Required: 4+ years' experience in delivering test automation