QA Automation Tester
s•com
Des Moines, IA
Mid-Level QA Automation Tester/ QA Analyst with Automation skills such as (Selenium and/or TestNG) is needed to work closely with analysts, developers and engineers to write test plans, estimates and schedules to support project and product releases for a dynamic company. This is a short-term contract budgeted for at least 3 months with potential for extension or conversion to full-time. Local candidates preferred.

Responsibilities for the QA Automation Tester

Execute test cycles that follow best practice standards, (both manual and automated) producing documented results that determine the release readiness of products or features.
Facilitate problem solving and troubleshooting of quality issues. Champion effective defect management best practices.
Perform 50% Manual and 50% Automation testing
Proactively pursues development opportunities and show expected progress on learning plan.
Utilize templates, tools, metrics and best practices to verify that products meet business and user requirements.
Communicate consistently and effectively with internal business partners to understand appropriate business requirements.
Identify risk areas and provide alternate strategies to address concerns.
Partners with business and IT to support testing for releases.
Execute quality assurance test scripts, plans and checklist for complex projects spanning multiple business units.
Setup test labs as necessary working with the business on UAT testing.
Assist in the development of defect tracking best practices.
Requirements for the QA Automation Tester

Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or related major, or comparable work experience.
Three to Five years’ experience testing client/server, and/or Web-based applications
API testing is a plus.
Three to Five years’ experience developing, implementing and documenting test plans and test scripts.
Three to Five years’ experience providing time estimates for application testing.
Three to Five years’ experience with established and proven software development methodologies and procedures.
Three to Five years’ SQL skills and experience with SQL Database Query Analyzer is a plus.
Experience performing user acceptance testing/ UAT with the user community to verify it meets their needs is a plus.
“Employer will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.”

Please apply online or email ian.mulloy@scom-usa.com. If you don’t meet these requirements, but are interested in other Impellam NA, Corestaff Services or s.com opportunities, please register with us online at ess.impellam.com.

s•com is an Equal Opportunity Employer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful under applicable law.