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Test Automation Engineer

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Position: Test Automation Engineer
Location: Irving, TX
Term: 6 months
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Review and analyze requirements, specifications, and technical design documents, providing timely feedback.
  • Develop detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans and test cases.
  • Develop and maintain automated test suites to minimize regressive behavior.
  • Identify and report issues found, then verify that issues are resolved.
  • Test features and functions at user interfaces (UI) for validation against backend systems and/or databases to identify anomalies.
  • Identify test data in multiple databases by writing complex queries (MSSQL, PLSQL, DB2, NOSQL) to retrieve data and verify results.
  • Perform system testing, regression testing, negative testing, component level testing, boundary testing, and smoke testing.
 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Understands Test Automation Architecture.
  • Working knowledge of automation frameworks and test automation tools like Appium, Selenium Web driver, XCode, Android Studio etc., as well as hands-on experience using them.
  • A solid understanding of one or more programming languages (such as JavaScript, Java, C#, etc.).
  • Hands-on experience writing automation scripts for mobile-iOS and Android using Appium.
  • Having experience with Android Devise testing and being proficient with ADB commands.
  • Using JMeter and Selenium Web Driver 3.0 using C#/Java to automate and load test applications.
  • Experience writing test cases, testing, and automating the backend APIs (RESTful APIs and Postman).
  • Technical understanding of the digital platform, cloud computing and APIs.
  • Experience with relational databases and no SQL for performing backend testing.
  • Experience in AWS (Lambda, Step functions and cloud watch).
  • Comprehensive understanding of testing tools, ability to integrate test automation into existing CI/CD pipelines with GIT/branches/merges, build systems, and a version control system.
  • Having knowledge of proxy debugging tools such as Charles or developer tools, etc.
  • Wears Multiple hats and when needed is willing to do Manual testing.
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes.
  • Experience and proficiency in using JIRA and other Atlassian products.
  • Experience in an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Critical thinker, problem-solving skills, and Team player.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to efficiently communicate with Test lead, Developers and Product Owners.
 
Even better if you have:
  • Test Automation Architecture experience building automation frameworks from ground up.
  • Ability to work in an Agile / SCRUM environment.
  • Self-directed with a start-up/entrepreneur mindset.
  • Ravenous about learning technology and problem solving.
  • Strong writing and communication skills.

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

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