Software QA Automation Engineer #1060


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Software QA Automation Engineer #1060

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Software QA Automation Engineer #1060

Position Summary       

The Software Quality Assurance Automation Engineer will be responsible for building and executing automated testing according to the company's Quality Management Plan. This candidate will work very closely with business and systems analysts, process owners and developers to achieve the very highest degree of product quality. 

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience with client facing engagements
  • Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • A highly skilled professional capable of working collaboratively within an integrated team with limited supervision to achieve the stated tasks.
  • Technical expertise commensurate with standing up and executing an automation platform from scratch.
  • Experience developing and leading an automated testing program.
  • Experienced in testing technology development projects involving custom development to support complex, overlapping business processes.
  • Experienced with testing web-based applications on multiple browsers.
  • Experienced with testing Oracle E-Business Suite applications (preferred).
  • Experience with JIRA issue tracking software a plus.
  • Ability to develop and execute effective plans for quality management, review, and audit.

Technology Skills and Strengths:

  • GUI and web services 
  • SoapUI
  • Selenium
  • Automated testing
  • Java
  • Manual Testing
  • Enterprise-wide integration testing
  • Writing complex SQL scripts to extract, add, update and delete data in SQL tables
  • Interfacing with software developers and end users.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Architect and stand up a test automation framework (for GUI and web services), using open source (or inexpensive) tools. Framework must include execution and reporting.
  • Implement and develop automated test practices using SoapUI for web services, and Selenium for browser automation (or similar open source tools).
  • Use functional specifications and technical design documents to design, develop and execute test scenarios, cases and scripts.
  • Oversee and perform the application automated testing to validate the functionality of applications before scheduled product releases.
  • Review daily execution reports and assess cause of test case failures.
  • Execute test scripts in both client server and three tier environments.
  • Follow detailed life cycle for standard enhancement release process.
  • Test new products, product features, enhancements, and fixes against product standards
  • Maintain a sense of urgency in resolving issues and identifying the root cause of the issues.
  • Coordinate user acceptance testing.
  • Create and maintain defect logging, tracking and reporting systems.
  • Be responsible for identifying and reviewing activities and deliverables critical to project quality.
  • Be responsible for informing, enabling, reviewing, and reporting on project progress performance.

Company Details:

Ranger Technical Resources is an information technology firm based in Ft. Lauderdale that has been providing IT solutions to South Florida customers since 1996. We are a unique firm in that we have 2 groups that support both our client’s needs for individual IT professionals (contract or direct hire) and technology implementation services.

Job Type: Perm

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience:  5+ years


Phone: 954-527-0090

Job Reference #: 1060

Location: Miami, FL