Senior Automation Engineer l Quality Assurance - Palo Alto, California United States - 22517

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22517
Title: Senior Automation Engineer l Quality Assurance
Job Location: Palo Alto, California - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
USA
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Automation Engineer to be part of a global software company who are a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications. Customers are their focus and they work hard at providing the user friendly applications to medium to large enterprises. 

Palo Alto, California based Permanent role!

They need a hands-on Senior Automation Engineer where you will be involved in all aspects of QA activities for a fast-paced and innovative Scrum team. You will be working closely with Quality Engineer, Developers, Product Managers; you will leverage and grow your knowledge and creativity to design effective functional test solutions (manual and automated). Must be strong in - 

  • Functional and Automation 
  • Java and Selenium
  • Enterprise applications experience

JOB DESCRIPTION

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, automate and maintain highly effective test cases during each sprint of the Agile life cycle in a continuous integration environment
  • Improve automated tests, framework and tool sets to meet best practices and standards
  • Participate in all Scrum ceremonies, representing QA to provide estimates, test status and risk assessment
  • Document, investigate and communicate defects discovered during test execution
  • Work closely with scrum team to understand features, articulate problems and influence the design of our products
  • Contribute to process improvements and refinement of QA practices to deliver high quality product with evey release

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications

  • 8+ years QA experience testing multi-tier Web Applications
  • 3+ years of QA automation experience using open source automation tools
  • Strong object-oriented programming experience in Java or C#
  • Skilled in building robust, scalable, and reliable test automation solutions for functional regression testing including framework
  • Ability to meet high quality coding practices and standards
  • Experience testing Data Integration or ETL applications
  • Experience working in Agile software development life cycle
  • Proven ability to balance multiple priorities and communicate across organizational boundaries
  • Solid understanding of relational database fundamentals
  • Experience with various operating systems (Windows, Unix/Linux) is required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • BS degree in Computer Science or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience with some or all of the following is highly desirable:

  • Web Browser Automation with Selenium
  • REST API Testing
  • Multi-Dimensional Database Concepts
  • Business Intelligence
  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment tools
  • Domain knowledge in Human Capital Management Systems & Financial Management/Financial Systems
  • Microservices Deployments (Kubernetes, AWS)

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree