QA Automation Engineer in Windsor, CT at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

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QA Engineer
Windsor, CT
6 Month Contract to Hire

The Quality Assurance Automation Engineer position is responsible for developing and maintaining the software automation framework needed to testing N-Tier applications, front end web applications and web services developed by our engineers. You may also be required to develop QA Test Plans, generate QA Reports, and conduct software application training as needed.

Job Functions:

  • Create/setup automation testing frameworks to evaluate N-Tier applications, front end web applications and web services with an agile development environment.
  • Develop automation test framework and test cases for functional, performance and regression test execution.
  • Interpret functional requirements and design documents to plan, develop, write, and execute application functional and data validation automation test plans and test scripts.
  • Maintain automated tests and test framework.
  • Work with developers, project managers, technical writers, and other individuals to collect all information necessary to create effective QA Functional Test Plans and automation scripts.
  • Integrate software testing tools with software build environments to automatically execute the automation test scripts as part of post build process.
  • Ensure all automation testing produces accurate pass/fail reports.
  • Continuously research automation test standards and implement "best practices


  • Experience with or understanding of web technologies and frameworks like JavaScript and AngularJS or React.
  • Experience in developing scripts for testing web services
  • Experience with testing or understanding of Service Security
  • Experience with Selenium WebDriver

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field (Quality Assurance, Computer Science, Information technology, etc.)
  • At least two years of experience testing commercial applications with an automation testing framework, such as Selenium or Microsoft Visual Studio Test Automation using Coded UI and C# scripts.
  • At least two years of experience programming in an object-oriented language such as C#, Java, Python, or Ruby (C# preferred).