Job Description :
Title: QA Automation Engineer Location: Columbus, OH Duration: Contract Job Description: 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.