Senior QA Automation Engineer

Location: Remote

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

Summary: System Testing and Regression Testing of the core business system applications of the company. The candidate will be able to represent QA as a member of cross-functional project teams, and help reduce the risk of issues getting introduced into Production systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Other duties may be assigned. • Represent QA as a member of cross-functional project teams. • Coordinate the testing events for projects to verify that programs function according to user requirements and conform to established standards. • Develop test strategies, assessments, test plans and test cases, ensuring coverage across the development projects. • Develop automated tests for IT applications. • Develop reusable frameworks for test plans, tracking defects though their life cycle, and providing testing status for projects. • Collaborate with software developers, project managers, database administrators, and other analysts in a rapid software development environment to deploy quality products on time. • Collaborate with the DevOps team for continued development and creation of tooling around the QA and deployment ecosystem. • Applications in use are both internal web-based applications and consumer facing e-commerce applications.

Education and/or Experience: At least a Bachelor Degree from an accredited institution; and at least 5 years of IT analyst experience with enterprise software. • Understands PC’s and common PC tools. • Basic understanding of PC networking and security. • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite. • Experience with testing tools, including automation tools and administration. • Experience with performance testing is a plus. Working experience with any of the following technologies also a plus: • Relational databases (Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB). • Microsoft .Net, C# applications, MVC, Visual Studio, Web/browser based applications. • Linux and Microsoft operating systems. • Selenium and/or NUnit testing software, or similar tools. • Extensive experience with QA methods, tools, and metrics during software development. • Strong interpersonal skills and customer advocacy. • Strong ethics, values, communication skills, and the ability to perform as part of a project team. • Experience with testing enterprise applications, defect tracking and quality assurance software. • Understanding of IT project management methodology and estimating QA activities. • Strong communications and project management skills. • Ability to work well in a team environment and build out QA functions, methods, and tools for the IT organization. • Significant experience with process definition, process execution, and process improvement.

This position is able to be a remote work from home position. Must live in Ohio, Georgia, Nevada or Texas to be considered.