Our Dallas / Ft. Worth area client highly prefers candidates local to the Dallas area
Object Information Services is hiring a QA Automation Engineer / SDET to join our client's Technology team to design, write, and maintain test plans, scenarios, and scripts for various Operations Program integration application development efforts. The QA Engineer / SDET will also be responsible for performing functional testing, integration testing, non-functional testing, and production support testing of these various applications using the plans, tools, and automated test scripts developed.
Must have Skills:
2 years hands on Test Automation experience (Selenium or UFT/LeanFT preferred) preferably with MS C# .net applications
Possess a deep knowledge in software testing methodologies, including the AGILE development framework and system development life cycle (SDLC).
Ability to create automated test scripts, and may at times require them to construct test tools and scripts to be used by themselves and other test engineers. After test phases, the engineer will create testing summary reports, clearly communicating to management and clients, all testing results.
Participate in the prioritization of defects to be fixed using an understanding of the business requirements and the needs of the customer.
Ability to perform successfully as both an individual contributor and a collaborative team player as part of an Agile Project Support Team.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to consult with business customers at all levels to help determine planned process improvements and testing needs, and will recommend testing approaches to meet stated business objectives. May also need to develop project plans and track progress against them and present analysis to project and senior management.
Designs, writes, executes, and maintains automated test scripts
Performs the setup, upgrade, testing and administration of tools used by the testing team
Participates in the entire testing project lifecycle from requirements to test executions
Actively communicates testing status, including schedule, risks, issues, defects, and potential impact
Executes test cases and report all defects in defect management tool
Provides engineering support for testing approach design and tools on projects of peers
Troubleshoots issues by researching symptoms, analyzing impacts and implementing solutions
Creates test scenarios/cases and data based on requirements/user stories for non-GUI applications (i.e. Web Services)
Collaborates with Quality Assurance Analysts to plan, develop, and maintain automation regressions and performance test suites
Contributes to the entire software development life cycle from initial business requirements to deployment & production support
BS in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, Management Information Systems (MIS), or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
5 years of Quality Assurance and/or application development experience
2 years of hands-on test automation experience
Demonstrated understanding of Quality Management, including testing techniques, methodologies, processes, tools, artifacts, and measurements
Thorough knowledge and experience applying automation techniques and tools (Selenium or UFT/LeanFT preferred)
Experience in automated test case suite maintenance, including creation of new tests, automated test scheduling, execution, and test logs analysis
Demonstrated knowledge of programming and scripting languages (MS Visual Basic, ASP .NET, Java Script, C++, C#, XML, WSDL, BizTalk)
Experience in testing SOA and Web Services
SDL experience; Agile experience preferred
Experience with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Agile methodologies
Experience with Windows 7/10 and – Linux environments
Exposure to MQ Series and WCS
Knowledge of relational databases, such as SQL7 or Oracle
Proficient with Microsoft Office Tools
Solid judgment and analytical skills; strong follow-up, time management, and organizational skills
Ability to effectively adapt to rapidly changing environment
DevOps Principles and Tools experience