Senior Software Test Engineer

Cox Automotive   •  

Austin, TX

Industry: Automotive.


8 - 10 years

Posted 242 days ago

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Job Summary:

Senior QA Engineer will be involved heavily in design, implementation of our automation test framework. This individual will have a deep functional understanding of our suite of products, and design/implement automation test cases accordingly to ensure their functional coverage and efficiency.


  • As senior QA of the team, personally responsible for testing a suite of complex web-based and mobile products.
  • Be a Quality Advocate for products under test. Speak out about issues, take a stand on product quality, and convince other teams to keep high quality standards
  • Execute manual testing of Web-based and mobile products.
  • Write/Execute Selenium automation and analyze results.
  • Train, mentor, and/or lead a team of QA  engineers
  • Bring creative solutions to the table


  • 8+ years of work experience in a senior QA automation role with direct hands-on skill set.
  • BS in Computer Engineering/Science or related field.
  • Experience testing inter-dependencies between multiple portals within product platform.
  • Extensive knowledge in QA automation such as Selenium or other equivalent UI based framework.
  • Extensive experience in understanding and testing complex products and platforms as well as their integrations and interactions.
  • Extensive experience improving quality process with proven, measurable results.
  • Experience testing Web-based and Mobile Application.
  • Leadership experience while staying hands-on (not a management position).
  • Broad and extensive experience in test procedures and manual and automated technologies.
  • SQL - knowledge of SQL commands.
  • ScriptingExperience.
  • Basic programming techniques: object-oriented, data structures.
  • Emphasis on practical skills for reading and writing simple and maintainable code quickly.
  • Excellent Communication Skills - verbal and written.
  • Quick learner - able to learn new technologies quickly

Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to work on multiple projects and be flexible to adapt to changing requirements.
  • Willingness to embrace and learn new technologies.
  • Experience in an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • High energy, confident, ambitious and self-motivated individual.
  • Must be an effective communicator.