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Test Automation Engineer - 18-00946
Ref No.: 18-00946
Location: Framingham, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 04/17/2018 to 05/20/2019
Our client is seeking a talented individual with an appropriate level of experience and interest in Software Validation Automation.
You will be working with a team that has a tradition of creating market leading speakers and award winning headset products, including the QuietComfort® 15 and 35 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphones, the A20® Aviation Headset, and the Soundlink® Mini II.
As an embedded automation team member, you will help guide our future expansion in automation to extend the clients tradition of excellence by ensuring that software enabled wireless products are robust and reliable and that they will work well with source devices (e.g. phones, tablets, mp3 players, laptops).
You will work with engineers to support all phases of the software development lifecycle, from product inception to start of production and beyond.
You will be tasked with providing potential solutions to new technologies and new features.
Support will include demonstration interfaces and manufacturing API's.

Responsibilities:
  • Design and implement Python code for new or existing automation framework components including interaction with mobile phone, sending commands to embedded products, fixtures, logging, reporting, etc.
  • Design, implement and execute test procedures for wireless headphone and mobile speaker products.
  • Develop automation test scripts to automate manual test cases.
  • Follow best practices and ensuring coding standards
  • Support team direction to best implement continuous integration and automated overnight build testing
  • Support all phases of the software lifecycle including requirements analysis, testing, release validation, and documentation
  • Utilize test case management and issue tracking systems.
  • Collaborate across the organization with a desire to teach and learn from others.
Qualifications:
  • BSEE/BSCS/BSCE with a minimum of 3-4 years of Test Automation experience
  • Must have strong Python coding skills  
  • tools (JIRA, Testrail, etc.) and source code management (SCM) tools (Subversion, Git, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Expertise with Bluetooth, Wifi, or other networking protocols.
  • Demonstrate strong troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills
  • Experience working with Embedded product automation (A PLUS)
  • Appium experience (A PLUS)
  • Security testing (A PLUS)
  • Experience with test management
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.