Job Description :
Location:Washington,DC

Duration:6 Months Contract to Hire.


POSITION SUMMARY

The Test Automation Engineer will be responsible for writing and executing automated test cases and test scripts for validating software application development, tracking defects and fixes in product development, software application development, information systems and operations systems and work to minimize manual testing by identifying high-ROI test cases and automating them. The Test Automation Engineer will collaborate with the Scrum teams and other DevOps team members on automation standards and frameworks and will be expected to complete and communicate automation status with the Scrum team as well as build and execute automation scripts using approved automation tools.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Build well-structured automation scripts that are easily maintained. Scripts will be validated for correctness

Create proper documentation of the scripts for execution, maintainability and supportability

Communicate status of progress to Scrum Master and team

Execute automation scripts as requested

Utilize automation when possible; work to minimize manual testing by identifying high-ROI test cases and automating them