Software Quality Automation Engineer in San Diego, CA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Verimatrix   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Enterprise Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 57 days ago

This job is no longer available.

As a Quality Automation Engineer, you will be involved throughout the development lifecycle focused on designing and implementing test automation for software quality and deployment activities. The engineer should possess a complete understanding of automation processes and have developed automation frameworks and infrastructures. The engineer should be capable of and enjoy collaborating with others throughout the software development lifecycle. A successful Software Quality Automation Engineer will be proactive, interactive, creative, flexible, and capable of leading others. The engineer will need to learn and understand the entire Verimatrix product suite. We are a global company and appreciate people with global awareness and knowledge.

Some tasks the Software Quality Automation Engineer will have include:

  • Working closely with Development, QA, DevOps, and other departments to ensure appropriate testing of applications, services, bug fixes, features and release builds
  • Creating automation frameworks for use across multiple teams
  • Writing automation for deployment validation
  • Building automated test architectures for cloud products
  • Defining automated testing strategies for system level security implementations
  • Maintaining and troubleshooting existing automation developed in house
  • Developing tools and defining processes to improve team and test efficiencies
  • Collaborating with Engineering and other departments for requirements validation
  • Estimating duration of automation efforts for build and maintenance
  • Presenting frameworks and usage to other engineers for test and deployment activities
  • Reporting and tracking automation execution times and results
  • Other duties as assigned

This position reports to the QA Manager.

Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years writing automation for software testing and deployment
  • 8+ years software QA Engineering/Test work experience
  • Solid understanding of typical software engineering practices (Defect Tracking, Test Case Management, Lifecycle models)
  • Expertise in automated, functional, and system testing
  • Recent experience testing in:
  • CI/CD Cloud deployment products and automated testing (i.e., AWS, MS Cloud)
  • Linux
  • Network (TCP, UDP, LB, etc.)
  • Client/server distributed architecture
  • Relational Databases (solid SQL knowledge)
  • Programming/Test Automation experience with a high level object oriented language
  • Java, C++, Python, Code Pipeline
  • Shell Scripting
  • Prior Cloud based application and deployment testing
  • Able to write complex SQL queries
  • Strong troubleshooting skills with experience doing Root Cause Analysis
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Attention to detail and follow-through
  • Works well independently and as a team member

Each of the Following would be a Plus:

  • Prior AWS application testing and deployment with automation experience
  • Experience in Data Analytics and Analytics modeling testing
  • Previous development experience
  • Prior Analytics testing
  • Web Services knowledge
  • Service-oriented architecture
  • Big Data (e.g., Hortonworks, Cloudera, Snowflake, Looker)

Valid Through: 2019-9-16