Automation Engineer


Des Moines, IA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 297 days ago

Role: Automation Engineer (W2 Consultants only)

Location: Des Moines,IA

Duration: 12months

Required Skills :

-Front-end experiencepreferred/required


Additional Skills :


Job Description :


We are looking for a QA automation engineer who specializes in the front end.

Our goal is to mature in front-end testing automation and application metrics, and this role is intended to advance us in that direction.

This individual should be able to write scripts to automate front-end tests and gather various metrics about our applications.

He or she will also be expected to help set the direction for better testing practices within the team.

This individual needs to be self-motivated and be able to take initiative.

A person with experience in the DevOps role may be well suited for this position.

Experience and proficiency in the following skills and competencies are preferred:

- Front end web technologies (specifically JavaScript)

- Automation testing specific to front-end

- Scripting with Node - Regex

- Expertise in JavaScript functional and integration testing

- Contributing to and leading continuous improvement of automated software quality assurance processes and resources


Daily responsibilities would include:

- Creating, executing, and maintaining automated scripts

- Creating metrics and increasing test coverage using the automated systems

- Helping as needed on regular front-end development work

Notes :

Local candidates highly preferred