Job Description

Job Title: QA Automation Specialist 
Job Number: 20368
Duration of Contract: 1 Year


Our client has an immediate need for QA Automation Specialist to join their team.  Must have experience planning out project activities and goals in addition to mentoring jr. level technical staff  

Opportunity Overview :
  • Develop automated testing of large-scale distributed systems, midrange to client server and n tier e commerce applications and solutions.
  • Provide specifications to automate the testing of applications.
  • Work on all test automation components of solution and create/maintain required technical documentation.
  • Assist in the preparation of Quality Assurance planning
  • Create end to end test cases
  • Assist in all testing processes involving the migration and integration of new and legacy technologies.
  • Assists in the development of testing blueprints, testing patterns, templates for best in class software testing and to ensure high levels of software performance.
  • Work with management to supply input for key test automation decisions, as well as work estimation and resource planning.
  • Provide guidance and training to team members.
  • Coordinates with the other architects on issues dealing with the quality flaws of the existing standards, especially security and performance issues.
  • Work with the Quality Assurance Manager to establish goals and release quality while meeting requirements of projects.
  • Makes sure the software and system testing frameworks are in synchronization.
  • Interacts with all user to determine needs
  • Manages risk identification and risk mitigation strategies associated with the architecture
  • Reviews all system requirements, test scripts, test scenarios in order to create appropriate testing workflow. Ensures that this set of high level requirements is consistent, complete, correct, and operationally defined.
  • Reviews software components and collaborates with all teams and individuals to ensure best overall testing strategies, best practices and techniques for automated testing.
  • Create automated test case scenarios from Agile Delivery Team Artifact to meet Acceptance Criteria
  • Develops automated test harnesses, frameworks, to support automation of tests at both the unit and system levels.
  • Interfaces with the design and implementation teams, so that any problems arising during QA can be resolved in accordance with the fundamental design concepts, and user needs and constraints.
  • Collaborates on a set of acceptance test requirements, together with the project teams, and the user, which determine that all of the high level requirements have been met.
  • Guide the System Team QA Automation team in the stitching of test case scenarios developed by the SCRUM teams on the Agile Release Train.
  • Execute automated and regression test cases, during System Team Demonstration of the final code to the Product Owner according to the define Acceptance Criteria and the DoD to leverage continuous integration testing
  • Obtain and analyze the regression test cases from SCRUM  team for PI (Program Increment)
  • Create integrated regression test cases & prepare test data
  • Automate & execute the integrated regression test cases
  • Ability to demonstrate testing to the Product Owner
  • Ensure that validated deliverables meet functional and design specifications and requirements.
  • Ability to perform mobile device testing including Mobile browser page render performance analysis on device
  • Early performance analysis at user story and feature level including mobile testing
  • Identify efficient and effect testing strategies for testing complex enterprise level systems including mobile devices
  • Hold and facilitate test plan/case reviews with business analysts, and development team including mobile devices
  • Develop, document, and maintain test cases, test data, automated scripts, and other test artifacts including mobile devices
  • Assist with the implementation, maintenance, and support of test tools and test environments including mobile environment.
  • Execute manual, automated, and exploratory testing of custom apps and system integrations including mobile apps.
  • Isolate, replicate, capture, analyze, and own defect correction through to resolution and validation including mobile apps.
Qualifications & Required skills:
  • 7+ years Experience with Automated Testing Frameworks, Test Strategies and Test Beds.
  • 5+ years Experience with performing Automated Testing on Web applications
  • 5+ years Experience using HP-Unified Functional Testing aka Microfocus - UFT
  • 5+ years Experience with Software Testing Methodologies
  • Have worked large scaled Agile software development projects
  • Knowledge of Testing Tools, Testing Frameworks, Continuous Integration Methodologies
  • Knowledge of Web Application Testing, Distributed System Testing, Performance Testing, Regression Testing, Database Testing, Mobile Testing, Security Testing, Accessibility Testing, Web Service Testing.
  • Experience with automated testing in enterprise system integration projects and initiatives; understanding of and experience implementing enterprise integration patterns.
  • Thorough understanding of standard QA best practices in an Agile environment including authoring test plans and test cases, executing tests and tracking issues to closure
  • Good understanding of DevOps and setting up Continuous Integration Environments.
  • Experience in Test Driven Development and testing tools and techniques.
Work location and Additional Info:
Must be able to work onsite and fully vaccinated.
Background check and drug screening required

Overture Partners is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or other factors protected by federal, state, and/or local law.

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