Job Description :
Title: QA Automation
Location: Columbus, OH
Duration: 12+ Months CTH

Description:
Required Skills:
Design, code and maintain automated scripts, functions/function libraries, database verification, and behavior and data-driven tests and work with Agile team to reduce manual/repetitive tasks and assist with writing test automation cases
Hands on experience with development or test automation tools/frameworks (e.g. Cucumber, Selenium Grid, Junit, SOAP-UI, IntelliJ, Jenkins, Maven, JIRA, etc)
Ability to code and maintain automated tests across all environments of the SDLC cycle.
Exposure to web technologies (e.g. HTTP, XML, REST, HTML, etc)
Partner with peers and management team to continuously improve testing methods, process, techniques and use of tools
Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages such as Java, Python and SQL

Qualifications:
BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
Understanding of architecture and design across all systems
Working proficiency in developmental toolsets
Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals
Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages (e.g. Java, JavaScript, Python, Ruby, Groovy, CSS, .Net, VBScript, SQL, etc
Experience with development or test automation tools/frameworks (e.g. Cucumber/Gherkin, Selenium, SOAP-UI, HP ALM/QTP, JIRA, etc.
Experience creating test strategies, test case development, defect resolution and planning and coordinating test activities
Experience with JIRA/Zephyr or HP’s Application Lifecycle Management
Knowledge of Agile Application Development concepts
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills and excellent analytical skills
Thorough knowledge of SDLC and associated deliverables
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently