QA Automation lead

Mobiliya   •  

Mountain View, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 114 days ago

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and enhance a test automation system for a solution that consists of IoT devices, mobile apps and cloud software
  • Set up the automation infrastructure
  • Write automation software (hands-on coding)
  • Guide other automation software developers, review their output, help them through coaching, problem solving and task assignments
  • Improve the automation system to achieve the scalability and performance needed
  • Work closely with software developers, architects and product managers to ensure that the software testing processes validates the software requirements and keeps defect escape rate to a minimum
  • Drive towards a high pass-rate of automated tests execution laying out a path of reliability and consistency in results
  • Work with QA leads and QA teams to come up with an overarching strategy for manual and automated testing
  • Add subject matter expertise of current industry-wide quality & test processes, tools and technologies to the team

 

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in the software development industry
  • 3+ years of experience in Software QA Automation
  • Experience as software developer
  • Experience in working in Agile software development teams
  • Hands-on software development experience C, C++, JavaScript or Java
  • Expertise in scripting languages such as Perl, Python, PHP or shell scripts
  • Comfortable with Continuous Integration environments and tools
  • Knowledge of QA automation for mobile apps (iOS, Android)
  • Experience in using defect tracking tools (e.g. JIRA, ALM, Redmine)
  • Authorized to work on site in California, USA (work location on client site in Mountain View, California, USA)

 

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of QA automation for cloud software
  • Knowledge of QA automation in solutions that include hardware
  • Knowledge of build automation, Jenkins, Chef or similar
  • Proficient in Appium, Protractor, Selenium, JUnit, JMeter or similar
  • Experience with uiautomator, XCtest or similar frameworks
  • Knowledge of code coverage tools and metrics
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience with iOS or Android software development experience
  • Experience with testing a product for mass market