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SDET - Automation Engineer
Ref No.: 18-06245
Location: Burr Ridge, Illinois
Do you have 6-8 years of experience and thrive in a small, dynamic, and fast-paced team? Are you curious about how things work and enjoy trying to break things? Do you want work where you are valued as a key member of the engineering team? If this entices you, read on...
The candidate will report directly to a special project team, working closely with a small number of agile teams serving as the QA Analyst, and drive all processes and tools used to achieve automated regression & functional testing. Prior experience developing and implementing automated regression testing suites is required.

Job Responsibilities
  • Own the Software QA process, including: developing, implementing, and maintaining test plans, test scenarios and test cases
  • Analyze requirement and design specifications for test case development
  • Recommend test automation approach, tools and frameworks
  • Develop test infrastructure and custom automation tools as needed to expand test coverage and enable non-functional testing
  • Perform manual and automated tests for our website and applications
  • Prioritize test execution
  • Find and report defects with detailed, accurate and concise steps to reproduce
  • Assist developers in discovering and researching defects, and recommend system enhancements
  • Complete ownership for all testing across multiple applications build with a varied set of tools/technologies
  • Hands on testing that includes analyzing requirements, preparing test plans and building appropriate test cases to validate the functionality being built
  • Support and execution of the application testing phase (functional & non-functional) to ensure all software meets requirements before changes are placed in production.
  • Liaison/co-ordination with other technology groups (across sites) to coordinate/execute end-end testing
  • Drive all efforts on test automation, includes planning, hands-on scripting and oversight of other resources working on automation.

  • Experience breaking complex software systems
  • Experience evaluating software architectures and designs to identify potential quality, performance and scalability weaknesses or limitations and developing an automated test regimen to fully exercise these suspect areas
  • Experience leading QA process development, execution, and documentation
  • A strong command of manual and automated testing methodologies and general quality concepts
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum
  • Experience with scripting software automation testing products, including QTP/UFT, Cucumber and Selenium
  • Experience with Automation Framework development using QTP/UFT and Selenium
  • Experience in TDD, BDD and ATDD
  • Experience in Mainframe systems automation testing
  • Experience ETL testing tools and Automation testing
  • Experience in Mobile Automation Testing tools
  • Experience with LoadRunner/JMeter load testing
  • Extensive knowledge of web technologies and experience testing web APIs/REST services
  • Extensive knowledge of scripting languages, SQL, and high-level languages such as in C# & Java
  • Experience of automating complex systems integration (End-To-End)
  • Experience integrating the execution of QTP & Selenium regression scripts with Continuous Integration build servers like Bamboo
  • Experience testing hosted/cloud SaaS web applications is highly desirable
  • Experience in Mobile Automation testing and tools
  • Experience testing native mobile applications is desirable
  • Insurance domain experience is plus
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, or related field or equivalent experience