Job Description :
Lead QA Automation Engineer

Columbus, OH

Long Term

Description:

The primary requirement for the position is for the candidate to have experience developing automated tests hand-in-hand with the developers.

Required skills:
- Hands-on experience with Java/Selenium/TestNG
- 6-8 years of hands-on experience
- Experience with a test automation framework (Cucumber/Gherkin preferred)
- Experience with one or more version control tools (git preferred)
- Experience in Agile and DevOps methodologies
- Experience with DevOps, CI/CD tools (e.g. Jenkins)
- Experience with developing test cases from requirements and/or acceptance criteria
- Experience with test management tools (Jira/XRay preferred)

Nice to have:
- Experience with requirements gathering
- Knowledge of different test levels (unit, integration, system, regression, etc
- Model based testing experience

The day to day activities of the job include:
- Consult with senior automated testing resource on coaching and test strategy
- Pair program with developers to develop automated tests
- Work with the team to develop acceptance criteria for story cards
- Making sure test cases are in XRay and tied to requirements/story cards
- Coaching team members in general testing skill uplift
- Advise on how to make the automated testing artifacts better and robust.
- Track defects and lead the closure of the defects successfully.
- Monitor daily test automation builds for failures, trends, etc.

Thanks & Regards

Mohammed Shoaib

Sage IT Inc.

Email: mshoaib (at) sageitinc (dot) net

Client : Sogeti