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QA Mobile Automation Engineer

  • Location: San Francisco, 94111
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Title: QA Mobile Automation Engineer
Location: San Francisco, CA
Type: Contract

  • Work with mobile automation teams to understand existing framework
  • Reconfigure framework for cloud-based execution
  • Create container template for cloud-based mobile emulator
  • Create job execution template 

Minimum Technical Requirements:
  • 8+ years testing experience
  • 6+ years writing Test Automation
  • 4+ years writing mobile test automation (Appium)
  • Extensive knowledge of deploying and running cloud based automation frameworks
  • Familiarity with Docker, Openshift, and other distributed deployment services
  • Thorough knowledge of mobile automation on emulators/simulators
  • Experience working with Sauce Labs, Perfecto Mobile, or other services
  • Understanding of shared code repositories: Git, Github, Gitlab 
  • Demonstrable knowledge of scripting languages: Java, Python
  • Advanced knowledge of one or more automation tools – Selenium, Jmeter, etc.
  • Framework design experience for API/Web
  • SQL literacy, with experience writing queries to validate data or use queries to drive automation
  • CI/CD experience with Jenkins, Team City, Circle CI, etc.
  • Fluency with Jira/Confluence 
  • Test plan design and creation – functional, performance, integration.

Additional Requirements
  • Self-starter – find out what needs to be done and do it
  • Ability to coordinate with distributed team of developers and resources
  • Willingness to do research to understand the requirements of a given feature and create a comprehensive test strategy 
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Enjoy a good challenge
  • Are willing to take appropriate risks
  • See hurdles, setbacks, and failure as part of the process
  • Are not afraid to ask questions and seek help instead of waiting for it
  • Bring lessons from your previous roles and a desire to improve upon them
  • Take pride in the frameworks you develop

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

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