Automation Engineer in Riverton, UT at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

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Job #:  851847

Test Automation Engineer 

 

Job Summary:

Under direction from the Solutions Manager, the QA Automation Engineer 4 plans, conducts and supervises assignments, reviews progress and evaluates progress with management. He/she conducts a wide range of quality control tests and analyses to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements. Ensures that system tests are successfully completed and documented and all problems are resolved.  Works closely with other teams to help troubleshoot integration and performance issues with the system. 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent professional experience
  • 8+ years of relevant experience 
  • Experience with the full product release cycle on multiple successful software projects 
  • Verifiable knowledge of the applicable technical systems and functions
  • Experience in testing systems for scalability, fault tolerance, load, and other operational areas for a data center based service is beneficial 
  • Experience testing cloud based applications in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery in a service oriented architecture preferred
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills 
  • Experience in Testing products in an Agile development life cycle
  • History of learning and adapting quickly 
  • Empirical, analytical, engineering mindset 
  • Self-starter and an independent worker 
  • Selenium or similar automation tool experience is a plus.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Writes areas of test automation code.
  • Drafts, revises and approves test plans and scripts to ensure alignment with standards and IT strategy
  • Creates test data files with valid and invalid records to thoroughly test program logic and verify system flow
  • Coordinates with users to plan user acceptance testing, alpha and beta testing
  • Ensures that system tests are successfully completed and documented and all problems are resolved using a Continuous Delivery model
  • Understands and identifies the root causes of problems; thinks abstractly on how solve these problems
  • Participates with the test lead to identify the test methodologies and test harness that the team will use
  • Develops and maintains up-to-date industry skills in quality assurance and test automation
  • Understands and teaches others in the group and in the department the processes and technologies, as well as the appropriate areas in which they should be applied
  • Determines creative, innovative, and cost-effective ways to meet requirements and deliverables
  • Works as an effective team member, producing the best out of each engineer through example

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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