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IT - Quality Consultant - Highly Specialized
Ref No.: 18-00557
Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date / End Date: 07/23/2018 to 01/22/2019
Test Automation Architect
Location: Eden Prairie, MN
Duration: 6+ month contract to hire

Interview process: Phone and F2F
Req. # 18-00557

 Contact: Brian Anderson

• Design, development and implement automated tests in an ATDD (Acceptance Test Driven Development) setting
• Write and execute automated tests using Selenium, Cucumber and Java
• Deliver test automation solutions in accordance with enterprise standards and within development and operational guidelines
• Mentor and direct other testers in automation and software engineering principles
• Perform reviews of automation and application code and present test results to project teams
• Engineer automated test and metric reporting solutions
• Develop in-depth system and application knowledge to provide higher test quality and coverage
• Constantly evaluate and enhance the test automation strategy and approach
• Collaborate as part of the scrum team in grooming user stories and development of acceptance criteria for the user stories
• Share and communicate ideas both verbally and in writing to staff, business sponsors, managers, and technical resources in clear concise language that is appropriate to the target audience
• Participate in communities of practice to share knowledge, learn, and innovate
• Research and implement tools that support faster delivery with high quality

What skills/attributes are a must have?

• Minimum 5+ years hands-on Experience developing test automation or combination of development in Java/.NET and test automation experience using Selenium Webdriver or similar tools
• 5+ experience with automated testing of web and/or mobile applications
• Hands on experience on test automation of APIs (SOAP/REST services)
• Proficient with developer tools and IDEs, such as Eclipse and git for developing on the Java stack
• Experience working in a CI/CD environment like Jenkins for executing automated tests
• Strong communication collaboration and influencing skills to drive change
• Strong troubleshooting and reasoning skills; the ability to debug and resolve difficult technical problems
• Experience working with complex XML/JSON, EDI X12, SQL transactions
• 9+ years of hands on scripting/coding experience in any one of the below:
o Java, Spock, Groovy, Selenium, Gatling, Junit, Geb, Cucumber, C++, .Net, APPIUPM, Perfecto

What skills/attributes are nice to have?

• Experience with Acceptance Test Driven development
• Experience with unit testing and TDD (Test Driven methodologies) using Junit, NUnit or similar tools
• Exposure to C#/Specflow
• At least 5 years of experience with Agile methodologies
• Perform complex testing with EDI X12 (274, 278, 834, 837 ect,,) / JSON/XML API Transactions