Job Description :
Location: Des Moines, IA

Duration: 6 Month Contract-to-Hire

Must be on our W2.

Rate: TBD

Interview Method: Face-to-Face REQUIRED (no exemptions)
Skill Set: Have to have LEAD experience

Sr. Test Automation Lead

Field Tools - Contract to Hire

Field Tools is an initiative that provides Integrated Operations with more
accurate estimates for plantings, better harvest plans and progresses, more
quality data and better tracking of global inventory.
Responsibilities of the Test Automation Developer for Field Tools include:
* Works within established automated test process and standards, make
recommended improvements
* Monitors compliance to test standards and processes and communicate
suggested modifications to test leadership
* Designs, documents, develops and executes automation test scripts
* Analyzes, documents, and reports test results
* Coaches and mentors team members in test automation and QA practices
* Manages automation test environment and infrastructure
* Works with Test Automation Lead to establish a test automation plan
* Gathers metrics for measurement of software development processes
* Assesses associated risks of system architecture and technical
implementation
* Participates in identification of system and process efficiencies
Education and experience:
* Bachelor''s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS, or
related field
* 7+ years testing experience on client-server and web-based
applications, or equivalent levels of related industry experience
* Experience translating user stories, acceptance criteria, and defect
resolutions into test cases and test scripts
* Demonstrated understanding of test plans, with attention to details
and personal initiative to work through questions
* Strong communication, documentation, planning and decision-making
skills
* Ability to build & maintain relationships, and actively collaborate
with cross-functional team members and testers
* Experience writing SQL to query and validate test results in a
database
* Agile/Scrum experience preferred - working collaboratively, within
sprints
* Test automation experience using Type Script or other development
skills
Competencies:
* Innovation
* Building Sustainable Customer Relationships
* Analysis and Judgment