QA Automation Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/22/18
Minneapolis, MN
Less than 5 years experience
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/22/18

WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING:

As a QA Automation Engineer, you will help ensure the satisfaction of our users by demonstrating that existing and new products meet the highest standards of security, reliability, performance, and user-friendliness. 

YOU’LL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR:

  • Writing automated test cases against APIs
  • Writing automated test cases for user facing functionality
  • Maintaining and enhancing the test automation framework
  • Working closely with Development, Product Management, and Product Owners to ensure acceptance criteria is met for new feature development
  • Reducing the manual test case backlog by automating user facing test cases
  • Working closely with the Continuous Integration team to optimize performance and efficiency of the automation test suites

SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • Professional software development with Java, C#, Ruby, or other object-oriented languages
  • 2+ years' proven experience writing automated tests
  • Strong organizational skills; ability to complete multiple tasks under tight and competing schedules
  • Strong technical and analytic skills; ability to understand complex systems and design tests around integration and interface points
  • Experience writing test cases in a fast paced environment
  • Experience testing multi-tier software systems from UI through database
  • Experience configuring test environments
  • Ability to work collaboratively with technical and non-technical cross-functional teams
  • Flexibility and grace under pressure

PREFERRED: 
Experience with:

  • Backup/restore applications
  • Administrating Linux, Windows, or Mac OSX servers
  • Stress and load testing of multi-tier applications
  • Writing and automating security tests 

STANDARD COMPETENCIES:

  • Cultivates Innovation
  • Collaborates
  • Values Differences
  • Instills Trust
  • Customer Focus

 

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