Job Description :
Engineering or equivalent degree;
Relevant working experience of 5 + years in In Mainframe QA side.
Architect, design and build automation frameworks,
Understand the existing applications and provide quality engineering solutions for testing team to ensure software deliverables meet functional, performance and quality requirements.
Specific responsibilities include: work closely with manual Quality Assurance (QA) team to implement the test automation strategy and create automated tests for Mainframe applications;
Maintain issue fixes and patch releases for existing keyword-driven test automation framework developed in VB.Net programming language;
provide technical support to QA team troubleshooting issues within test automation codes
Integrate test automation with HP Quality Center (QC) as book of record to upload test results;
Write VBS macro code to automate test cases in terminal emulator for mainframe applications;
In-depth Credit Card Domain knowledge.
Basic knowledge on COBOL, JCL, DB2, VSAM, CICS,
Exposure on tools like Changeman, Endevor, File-Aid for DB2 & IMS, CA-View, CA7, Abend-Aid, etc.
Should have good REXX skills and automation experience on mainframe platform.
Sounding knowledge on Development, Enhancement, Production Support and Testing projects.
Good Analytical and Problem-Solving techniques.
Prior exposure on Onsite-Offshore model.
Exposure on both SDLC & Agile methodologies would be an added advantage.
Manages researching, developing, innovating and delivering effective and consistent solutions to support the existing legacy systems ensuring the application of current and emerging technologies.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills
Day to Day responsibilities:
Articulate the Business requirements into test cases and test plan based on  IDD and acceptance criteria
Complete ownership of SLAs for respective towers; Ownership of quality processes implementation, adherence and Audits for the domain.
Attending test cases review meetings
Uploading test cases into QC
Preparation of test data as per test cases
Involving in test cases execution using QC
Preparing test results and uploading in QC
Involving functional, regression testing
Daily status update to onsite
Involved in data setup and testing support to external teams
Involved in preparation of monthly QA metrics
Responsible for evaluating the existing Technical Architecture and Design, proposing for process Improvements.
Unit Test Plan Preparation and Peer review thereby ensuring high quality deliverables.
Architect and implementation of virtualization methodologies. Develop automation around these methodologies;