Job Description :
Role: QA Automation Test Lead
Location: Monterey Park, Glendale & San Diego, CA
Duration: Full Time

Job Description/Responsibilities
The Automation Test Lead is a critical role in a well-known organization. And is responsible for all test automation efforts. The Automation Test Lead is tasked with collaborating with project and support teams in order to identify automation needs, creating test plans, and designing and building automated solutions. Additionally, the incumbent will provide technical direction and support to team members on automation frameworks and all aspects of automated testing to ensure industry standards and best practices are followed. As such, the Automation Test Lead will promote new ideas and methods for quality improvements and ensure the value of automated testing is achieved.

Key Responsibilities include:
Ensure successful delivery of automation services to project and support teams.
Define and improve automation framework.
Manage test automation resources.
Assist in the definition and documentation of test strategies.
Increase the productivity for scripters by implementing new scripting approaches and methodologies
Define automation processes, standards, guidelines and checklists
Interview and select automation resources.
Provide test planning and support the overall automation testing efforts
Ensure test scripts are documented, reported and tracked in HP Quality Center or appropriate tools.
Provide automation test reports and statistics and ensure accurate and complete documentation.
Execute automation test scripts, log defects and provide defect status reports.
Provides metrics to quantify the value of automated testing efforts.
Review automation design, test cases and scripts.
Prepare and publish regression automation coverage matrix.
Review and approve automation testing artifacts and/or deliverables
Ensuring transparency of testing efforts.

Requirements/Qualifications
A bachelor''s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field is highly preferred; however, equivalent work experience will not be overlooked
2+ years of experience as an automated testing architect – Good to have.
Extensive experience in Automation testing using Selenium and SOAP UI testing tools.
Good experience in JAVA.
Exposed to large Projects +2000 test script.
Experience in working with onshore and offshore resources.
Experience in the following testing practices:
Designing, building and executing automated testing frameworks and automation scripts
Administrator and user experience with Selenium, SOAP UI and QTP.
Designing, building and executing automated testing frameworks and automation scripts
Experience in Functional automated Testing, automated visual testing, and End to End automated testing.