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Automation Engineer
Ref No.: 16-14212
Location: Dallas, Texas
Skills:
· 6+ years of experience working with full SDLC
· 5+ years of hands on experience with automation development using Selenium and/or Cucumber
· 3+ years of experience as a software developer using any one Object oriented language (Java, C, etc.)
· knowledge of quality assurance principles, technique and tools desired
· experience in participating in SCRUM team as a test engineer
· hands on experience with Test cycle management tools like JIRA
· working knowledge on CI tools like Jenkins / Bamboo
· Experience in testing SOAP / REST services
· Must be detailed oriented and capable of analyzing issues from the perspective of customers/users
· Must work collaboratively with BSA/developers and proactively identify defects during each iterations / Sprint
· Experience in Database automation like Cassandra and Hadoop
Tasks:
· Partner with QA, BSA and development team for dependencies – to ensure "In-Sprint” automation
· Participate in planning and daily Stand-Up meetings with QA/BSA to understand requirements, define automation scope and plan for deliverables
· Partner with development to build page-objects for automation scripts early in Sprint cycle for quick turnaround
· Work with QA on creating Features and Scenarios for each story
· Create step definitions for Gherkins written by QA engineer
· Identify the common Gherkin and include it in the Gherkin directory
· Work parallel with QA engineer to create test scenario
· Resolve issues discovered by QA/BSA during Sprint
· Demo automated scripts to Scrum team
· Facilitate CI for scenarios tagged as regression
· Analyze CI failures and work with QA/BSA to log defects as needed