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QA Automation Tester

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

Long term contract opportunity in Irving, TX for a QA Automation Tester. Will involve working with the global team that onboards multiple source systems to Big Data platform. Will primarily focus on the QA initiative to build sustainable and scalable automation frameworks to support large scale migrations.
  • Automate the test application which involves framework designing, script development, script execution.
  • Involved in testing big data and batch/real-time analytical solutions.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, regulators and external-facing teams to understand functional requirements and develop test automation solutions.
  • Understand and analyze business, functional, technical and UI (User Interface) requirements of the project/release.
  • Identify risks and provide mitigation plan.
  • Escalate issues on timely manner to management.
  • Execution of test scripts, documenting the actual results and defects.
  • Responsible for overall adherence to QA test protocol and processes.
  • Demonstrate quality improvements and metrics gathering.
  • 5-8 years of hands-on QA automation experience.
  • Bachelor’s/University degree or equivalent experience.
  • Strong experience of developing automation tools using Java, Selenium, Cucumber.
  • Prior experience in big data automation testing using Java/Scala/Spark will be preferred.
  • Experience of working in Hadoop ecosystem (HDFS, Hive, Impala).
  • Proficiency in SQL and Unix.
  • Proven automation capability including maintenance and enhancement of automation framework.
  • Experience of testing across complex end to end systems with multiple interfaces and dependencies.
  • Good functional understanding of equities business, order lifecycle and front to back data flow.
  • Good understanding of ETL concepts.
  • Hands on experience in CI/CD pipeline, GIT, Team city.
  • Expertise in test management tools: ALM, JIRA.
  • Must have exposure of working in Agile/iterative development.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the world’s most global banks and a trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world.
While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you. From analysts to architects, developers to data scientists, our client’s employees operate as one team where each voice is heard, and each perspective is appreciated.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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