Quality Engineer

KAR Auction Services   •  

Indianapolis, IN

Industry: Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 49 days ago

PAR North America is the leading nationwide provider of vehicle transition services including recovery management, skip tracing, remarketing and title services.  PAR utilizes its agent network to provide unique end-to-end solutions to 400+ clients.  PAR is part of the Carmel headquartered KAR group of companies that provides everything wholesale used car sellers and buyers might need, from salvage and used car auctions

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Build fully automatable testing applications
  • Work with app dev teams to deploy and enable various testing frameworks within CI/CD pipelines
  • Work with architecture and development teams to design and develop impactful testing frameworks for new applications, components, and integrations
  • Research and evaluate new automated testing strategies
  • Embody the core values of Agile to deliver quality software to our users
  • Build effective performance and load testing applications to identify any scalability issues and test system endurance and capacity
  • Participate in Iterative/Agile development of solutions based on acceptance criteria and design
  • Testing solutions and troubleshooting issues
  • Provide suggestions for process improvements

Required Skills: 

  • Hands on experience working with automation frameworks
  • Knowledge of continuous integration and delivery practices and technology
  • Strong Java/J2EE foundation with knowledge of SQL and database design principles
  • Object Oriented development concepts and practices
  • Experience working with SOAP and REST services
  • Solid knowledge of SQL and relational database concepts
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development environment
  • Testing concepts and principles

Preferred Skills: 

  • JIRA issue management, GitHub, Jenkins
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment and certification in Agile Methodology
  • Selenium
  • JMeter


  • Knowledge of Vehicle Remarketing or Online Auction Platform
  • Experience with TDD and BDD
  • Industry recognized certification in testing practices/fundamentals or SDLC a plus
  • Completed SAFe professional training and/or certification
  • Previous experience being in a developer role