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Automation QA Engineer (Java, Scripting)

Contract Position in Irving, Texas

Post Date: 04/14/2019

Rate: 60.00 Hourly

Education Level: Bachelors

Reference: Job # 162346


This nationwide industry leader has an immediate 12+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension and/or conversion) in Irving, TX for an Automation QA Engineer. This Automation Test Engineer will help create, extend, and maintain the core of the automation frameworks for functional, load and performance tests. The ideal candidate will have a provable track record of designing, implementing, and automated testing sophisticated software architectures and will have been directly responsible for writing comprehensive software test script, execute and analyze test reports. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can work both independently and within a team environment along with previous development background.

*This position requires working in the office Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm or 8:30am-5:30pm.  Business casual work environment.

Key requirements:

Responsibilities:

This position requires:

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Automation QA Engineer (Java, Scripting)

Contract Position in Irving, Texas

Job Overview

Post Date

04/14/2019

Rate

60.00 Hourly

Education Level

Bachelors

Reference

Job # 162346

This nationwide industry leader has an immediate 12+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension and/or conversion) in Irving, TX for an Automation QA Engineer. This Automation Test Engineer will help create, extend, and maintain the core of the automation frameworks for functional, load and performance tests. The ideal candidate will have a provable track record of designing, implementing, and automated testing sophisticated software architectures and will have been directly responsible for writing comprehensive software test script, execute and analyze test reports. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can work both independently and within a team environment along with previous development background.

*This position requires working in the office Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm or 8:30am-5:30pm.  Business casual work environment.

Key requirements:

  • 3+ years Automation Testing experience.
  • Java and Scripting experience. 
  • Knowledge/experience with JUnit and JMeter.
  • Experience with Open Source tools strongly preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Works with Agile teams to understand end-to-end system functionality.
  • Design, implement, document and execute automation test frameworks and suites which can deliver comprehensive automated test coverage with a balanced maintenance and sustainability strategy.
  • Solves complex automation challenges and works on complex projects with minimal supervision.
  • Identify any potential quality issues per defined process and escalate potential quality issues immediately to management.
  • Assist with executing non-functional testing in terms of performance, reliability, stability and compatibility with other systems.
  • Monitor quality in production and non-production environments.
  • Maintain and update automated test systems as functionality changes evolve the products.
  • Work independently to help build Test automation framework and develop automation scripts.
  • Code and build scripts for functional, load, and performance type testing.

This position requires:

  • Bachelor’s (BSc) in engineering, computer science, or a combination of equivalent education and experience.
  • 3+ years of experience as a software automation engineer with experience in multiple development languages and platforms delivering multiple commercially deployed products to market.
  • Proven working experience Java development and object oriented design.
  • Hands-on experience with test automation tools like Selenium/Appium, Telerik Test Studio, Microfocus Silk.
  • Knowledge of AJAX, HTTP, REST, XML, JSON and SQL technologies.
  • Experience coding and/or scripting of Python, JavaScript, Perl or Bash programs.
  • Experience with testing in an agile workflow utilizing TDD/BDD best practices in a continuous integration environment.
  • Experience with Cloud testing on AWS, GCP or Azure is a plus.
  • Experience with JMETER is a plus.
  • Proficient computer skills, experience with the Atlassian Development Suite (Confluence, Jira, BitBucket), Microsoft Office Suite (Visio, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel).
  • Experience with automation testing.
  • Ability and willingness to learn new technologies and skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity with agile software development methodologies.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies - often very quickly.
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

About MATRIX

Whether you are actively pursuing new job opportunities, or simply seeking market insight or career advice, MATRIX has you covered. At over $200 million in revenue, we offer access to top-tier client companies, value-added services and benefits that rival or exceed those of even our largest competitors. To learn more about how MATRIX is making your job search experience better, click the banner below or visit https://www.matrixres.com/sites/default/files/infographic/index.html.

Please Note: Your resume will never be submitted to a client company without your prior knowledge and consent to do so.

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