Test Engineer

Allstate Insurance   •  

Irving, TX

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 35 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

Job Summary

The Test Engineer Consultant II, provides Test execution on an Agile projects, focusing on the creation/ execution of functional and automated test scripts for medium to complex projects, Database validation and web services testing. Develops the test strategy as a quality champion on the team, identifies acceptance criteria, and defines the test conditions when stories or requirements are created.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Execute practical application of Agile framework components
  • Participate in Scrum Daily Stand-up, Sprint and iterative development activities – prepared to take on any role within the Agile team
  • Participate in Sprint planning, release planning and backlog refinement
  • Decompose stories to be able to write effective acceptance criteria and automated test scripts for medium to complexity projects
  • Testing websites in a J2EE environment across multiple browsers, testing web-services using SOAP UI, backend processing and data validation utilizing SQL / Oracle
  • Designing, coding and documenting automated test cases within a defined framework to ensure quality of our product.
  • Translating existing manual regression test cases into automated tests using Selenium.
  • Evolving automated test framework to achieve higher test throughout, with increased accessibility and test execution flexibility
  • Create an environment where a Test Driven Development behavior is fostered, particularly for automated testing
  • Create automated scripts that support Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery pipeline
  • Review, Analyze, Document and Manage bugs/issues accurately and clearly
  • Work effectively and collaboratively with internal and external Development and Testing Teams
  • Ability to work in a very fast paced development organization

Job Qualifications

Essential Skills

• 2+ years of software testing experience with atleast 2+ years of experience in Agile Scrum
• 2+ years of experience in testing Web Services using SOAP UI or any other open source tools
• 2+ years of Database validation using SQL
• 1+ years of Test Automation development using Selenium


Desired Skills

  • Agile planning tool - JIRA
  • Programming experience in Java, automation tool such as Selenium
  • Continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Insurance and Telematics experience is a plus