Automation Engineer

MassMutual   •  

Springfield, MA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 32 days ago

Objectives of this role

Responsible for defining and/or validating testing strategies for product teams. The QA Engineer will provide test estimates, record, track and report defects to depict the status of the sprint and/or system stability. Partnering with business stakeholders across the team, as well as experts in other areas including data science to achieve these goals. Learn and master new and emerging technologies and take initiative to offer technical direction and creative solutions.

Daily and monthly responsibilities

  • Providing guidance in the creation of standard test environments, unit & ui tests/plans, and test automation scripts.

  • Provide functional and regression level testing for iOS, Android, API, and Web Applications.

  • Execute automated functional and regression test cases as well as develop and maintain automated Test Scripts.

  • Work closely with developers, product owners, test leads, engineers, and team members to identify areas and methods to help drive testing efficiencies and expand test coverage and increase product reliability.

  • Puts testing on the behalf of the users first and developers second

  • Develops Gherkin Syntax to build out user scenarios

  • Develops Ruby Methods to automate Gherkin Syntax identified

  • Executes automated test cases on new features / products

  • Maintains Page Object Model Framework for all products supported

  • Continuously refactors Ruby Methods and Page Object Models to drive further testing efficiencies

  • Identifies and manages all test data required for testing

  • Drives acquiring test data accordingly

  • Oversees or does manual test execution in instances where tests can’t be automated

  • Provides metrics on all testing activities executed

  • Participates in all agile ceremonies

  • Continuously develops new skills to improve testing and automation capabilities of products

Skills and qualifications

  • 2 years of hands-on experience with Selenium

  • 2 years of hands-on experience with Cucumber

  • 2 years of hands-on experience with Page Object Models

  • 2 years of hands-on experience with Ruby or Javascript or Java

  • 2 years of hands-on experience with Calabash or Appium or Watir

  • 2 years of hands-on experience with Postman or SoapUI

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required in Math or Computer Science or equivalent quantitative field

  • Authorized to work in the United States with or without sponsorship

Preferred qualifications

  • 5 years of QA testing experience

  • 3 years of hands-on experience using manual and automated Test Tools (i.e Selenium, Waitr, Cucumber, Calabash, Appium, Postman, SoapUI)

  • REST Assured experience a plus