Automation Test Engineer in Monroeville, PA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

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Job Description

Job Summary:

The Automation Test Engineer is an individual who is responsible for developing, executing and automating test cases on a government project.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive all product testing (functional, integrated, system, regression, performance) using automated and manual testing techniques.
  • Adopt and incorporate automation and performance testing tools.
  • Develop product testing related deliverables using project specific templates and methodologies such as Agile and the Rational Unified Process (RUP).
  • Collaborate with development functional groups on technology changes necessary to enhance automation tool performance and robustness.
  • Develop and execute manual test cases and scenarios for the product. Write and execute automated testing scripts.
  • Create and maintain product automation and performance test plans.
  • Log, analyze and report test results.
  • Represent QA and work with QA engineers, managers, software engineers, technical writers, and requirements team members to ensure quality and the successful rollout of new applications or features.
  • Identify, define and satisfy all product testing deliverables and milestones.
  • Define and evolve quality assurance testing standards, guidelines, procedures, processes, and metrics.
  • Interface with client stakeholders and domain experts as related to the testing
  • Schedule and work with team to support the product testing lifecycle.
  • Identify and track product risks, defects and issues.

Qualifications and Requirements:

The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor's degree in a related field and have experience in the following areas: White box testing experience including data validation; 3+ years of experience with automation and performance tools preferably HP-QTP, UFT and Selenium; Jmeter, Grinder, Cucumber and/or LoadRunner; 2+ years of software scripting and/or test automation experience using VBScript, JavaScript, C#, Ruby or similar scripting languages; Strong experience with Web Services, and XML technologies (REST, SOAP, JAXB, WSDL, XML); Automation /performance tools and script development experience with HP QTP or other tools. Relevant experience may be substituted for education.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

Self-motivation and initiative; Strong communications skills both verbal and written; Ability to meet deadlines; must be detail-oriented; Commitment to quality; Interpersonal and organizational skills; Broad understanding of software engineering methodologies including analysis, design, development, testing, documentation, and implementation; Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills; Proven Quality Assurance Leadership skills.

Job Requirements

Job Summary: The Software Automation Test Engineer is an individual who is responsible for developing, executing and automating test cases on a government project. Job Responsibilities: Drive all product testing (functional, integrated, system, regression, performance) using automated and manual testing techniques. Adopt and incorporate automation and performance testing tools. Develop product testing related deliverables using project specific templates and methodologies such as Agile and the Rational Unified Process (RUP). Collaborate with development functional groups on technology changes necessary to enhance automation tool performance and robustness. Develop and execute manual test cases and scenarios for the product. Write and execute automated testing scripts. Create and maintain product automation and performance test plans. Log, analyze and report test results. Represent QA and work with QA engineers, managers, software engineers, technical writers, and requirements team members to ensure quality and the successful rollout of new applications or features. Identify, define and satisfy all product testing deliverables and milestones. Define and evolve quality assurance testing standards, guidelines, procedures, processes, and metrics. Interface with client stakeholders and domain experts as related to the testing Schedule and work with team to support the product testing lifecycle. Identify and track product risks, defects and issues. Qualifications and Requirements: The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and have experience in the following areas: White box testing experience including data validation; 3+ years of experience with automation and performance tools preferably HP-QTP, UFT and Selenium; Jmeter, Grinder, Cucumber and/or LoadRunner; 2+ years of software scripting and/or test automation experience using VBScript, JavaScript, C#, Ruby or similar scripting languages; Strong experience with Web Services, and XML technologies (REST, SOAP, JAXB, WSDL, XML); Automation /performance tools and script development experience with HP QTP or other tools. Relevant experience may be substituted for education. Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Self-motivation and initiative; Strong communications skills both verbal and written; Ability to meet deadlines; must be detail-oriented; Commitment to quality; Interpersonal and organizational skills; Broad understanding of software engineering methodologies including analysis, design, development, testing, documentation, and implementation; Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills; Proven Quality Assurance Leadership skills.