6 days old

Automation Engineer

Parsippany, NJ 07054
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Automation Engineer (Local Warren NJ is preferred, open to remote candidates. NO relocation will be provided by Envrmnt.)

Main Responsibilities

  • Accountable for defining the requirements automation strategy and technical direction
  • Evaluates and recommends automation solutions and tool sets
  • Provides technical leadership and oversight for delivery of automation for client and product releases on the QA Roadmap
  • Designs, develops and supports the automation framework, coding standards and common code
  • Generates automation scripts that support the regression test harness
  • Develops programs that validate core business rule engines
  • Implements a repeatable automated smoke test for validating environment installs

Technical Skills

  • Testing Software: Selenium, TestNG, Appium , BrowserStack, Blazemeter/JMeter, etc
  • Scripting languages: Python, Ruby, Bash or similar
  • Programming/Markup Languages: working knowledge (or better) of Java, Javascript, XML, YAML, HTML
  • Other tools: Jenkins, Atlassian (Confluence, Jira, Bitbucket)
  • Libraries - ImageMagick, OpenCV
  • Fluent in industry best practices and standards in the test and automation disciplines
  • Past track record of delivering practical, in-use automation deliverables
  • Effective programming and design skills
  • Experience with structured test case design and testing lifecycle principles
  • Must possess clear and effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Must have a proactive approach to assigned responsibilities.
  • Must be self-motivated and dedicated to the achievement of organizational
  • Must be willing to learn from/teach other team members in support of furthering the testing process.
  • Must be able to "investigate" project requirements.

Required Experience

  • 3+ years of hands on expertise in Selenium and/or Java development. Experience in developing Selenium automation framework from scratch.
  • Hands on experience with MySQL, Jenkins, Maven, Bitbucket, Appium
  • Experience in test automation for Agile Continuous Integration/Development.
  • Experience and comfort working in Agile work environments
  • Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative environment.
  • Experience in creation of automation testing strategy and automation design document.

Functional Accountability

Responsible for technical expertise and/or leadership of a work group and/or development of broad programs or projects in support of organizational or area strategies; may communicate & translate functional/operational goals into team goals; manages implementation of policies and procedures; typically reports to a (Technical Manager) Band 6.

Individual Contributor Role

Functional Expert: Acts independently or member of a highly skilled technical team responsible for fulfilling complex business requirements with the implementation of reliable & efficient automated solutions; may be enterprise wide initiatives.

Manager of Projects: Responsible for all aspects of the development & implementation of more than one large project and provides a single point of contact for those projects - original concept thru final implementation.

Decision Making Authority

Receives broad guidance & is accountable for project or program results. Exercises considerable judgment in developing methods, techniques & evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Work is accomplished without considerable direction. Line of sight 1 to 3 years.

Work Complexity

Develops resolutions to complex problems that require the frequent use of creativity. Analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.

Knowledge and Skills

Advanced skills within a professional discipline and general knowledge of other areas. Requires independent thinking. Demands full use and application of principles, theories, concepts and technologies.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience. Generally requires minimum of 6 yrs experience in same or related discipline.


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