Senior Automation Test Engineer

Location: Pittsburgh

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

Summary:  This role provides support to multiple web apps, a mobile app as well as our automated test suites, which uses the Katalon framework. • The Senior Test Automation Engineer will work with the Product and Engineering teams, to create and implement a long-term vision, orchestrate high-quality software implementation, and maintain, guide, and improve architectural integrity and evolution of the testing system and tool set, this role will excel at fostering high team morale, and ensure best practices and architectural guidelines are followed.

Duties and responsibilities:  Interpret functional requirements and designs to plan, develop, write, execute, and automate functional and data validation test plans. • Support our Katalon regression test suite. You will be expected to know JavaScript and API interaction very well to write new and update existing tests. • Collaborate with Engineering team to define, design, develop, document, and maintain the QA tools and test automation frameworks. • Be a key technical leader in driving the architecture evolution of our software/data test automation framework and related capabilities. • Ensure that all system deliverables meet quality objectives in functionality, performance, stability, security, accessibility, and data quality. • Provide feedback and influence into the product design process to help the team build testable, performant, and reliable systems and data models. • Conduct defect management activities that include problem identification, issue research, analysis, and documentation. • Provide work breakdown and estimates for tasks on agreed scope and development milestones to meet overall project timelines. • Drive effective technical execution and communication as a member of Agile scrum teams.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities:  Maintain regular and punctual attendance. • Work cooperatively with others. • Work in home office/remote environment. • Comply with all company policies and procedures.

Qualifications:  Must be highly qualified and experienced with JavaScript, API interaction and the Katalon framework, or related automation tool. • Ability to effectively test and manually verify quality. • Minimum of ten years’ experience in quality assurance testing and automation. • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, MIS, or equivalent technology discipline. • Automated testing and data validation experience for high volume and large data sets. • Experience with Git. • Ability to problem solve and communicate within a highly skilled team. • Excellent verbal, writing and presentation skills. • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, deadline driven environment