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QA Automation Engineer

  • Location: Fort Worth, 76155
  • Salary: $49.33 - $59.33 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long term contract engagements.

Position: QA Automation Engineer
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Term: 8 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Working under limited supervision, ensures that functionality / software is implemented and enhanced per the requirements.
  • Develop, maintain, and execute automated and manual test scripts for requirement/user story validation, integration, regression, performance and usability testing.
  • Create test artifacts, including Test Plans and Reports.
  • Create and maintain reusable test data for automation scripts.
  • Design and develop test automation framework and strategies.
  • Work with Development team to capture and reuse automated test cases.
  • Responsible for daily status reporting at project level.
  • Monitor bug resolution efforts and track successes.
  • Trace test cases and results back to specific user stories/requirements/quality risks.
  • Ability to organize/manage multiple priorities and projects coupled with the flexibility to adapt to changes in a fast-paced environment.
  • Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope or delivery dates.
  • Provide accurate and precise estimates for assigned task duration and work effort, along with confidence level, and foreseeable dependencies.
  • Monitor projects on an ongoing basis, evaluating progress and quality, managing risks / issues, and taking corrective action as necessary to meet project deadlines.
  • Previous experience with Agile software development preferred.
  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
  • Ability to effectively present information.
  • Familiarity with GitHub, TFS, UFT, Dynatrace and New Relic.

  • BS in Computer Science, or Business related or comparable work experience.
  • 3-5 years of IT Quality Assurance or Development experience in a fast-paced, time-to-market driven environment preferred.
  • 3-5 years of experience with test automation tools.
  • Experience with test automation, test script creation and modification required.
  • Good communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, negotiating, influencing, facilitation, prioritization, decision-making and conflict resolution skills are required.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in Agile.
  • Working knowledge of HP test tools including UFT.