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Junior Test Automation Developer in Lakewood, CO at SNI Technology

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

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Job Description

SNI Technology's client in Lakewood, CO is actively looking to hire up to three (3) Junior Test Automation Developers on a full-time, direct-hire basis!

TOP 5 REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field (Non-degreed personnel will need to have a minimum of 4 years work experience in lieu of a degree)
  • Knowledge of basic forms of testing, including: Functional, System, Integration, Regression, Exploratory, Negative, Smoke
  • Some experience with scripting languages using Java, C#, VBScript, or related languages/technologies
  • Some experience testing and automating GUI, including desktop/mobile applications, browsers and/or REST and SOAP Services
  • Some experience with Unified Functional Tester (UFT), Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), or other related testing tools

SUMMARY:
SNI Technology's client is seeking a talented Jr. Test Automation Developer with expertise and a passion in testing, building automation scripts, and supporting test automation frameworks for distributed systems on the GUI and/or API. The ideal candidate would be innovative and have great problem solving and analytical skills.

The Jr. Test Automation Developer will provide support in the development and maintenance of automation needs across applications, products, projects, and services. In this role, you will collaborate with the development, infrastructure, DBAs and QA teams to improve the continuous integration and delivery processes through automation, tools, and process. The Test Automation Developer will provide support to the team with the evaluation and implementation of the process changes and tools to be utilized. You will also document procedures and processes across products, projects and workflows.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Test GUI and/or API software efforts from analysis through implementation
  • Design, automate, and maintain and debug test scripts
  • Drive Risk-Based Testing conversations between business sponsors and developers
  • Participate in testing, analysis, and communication of results
  • Help drive Behavior Driven Development (BDD); use BDD to reconcile business and technical requirements
  • Ensure best practices and standards are followed; maintain and oversee proper documentation
  • Work under supervision; communicate with management on the status of tasks and projects and initiate requests to escalate problems, when needed

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS OF POSITION:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in related field
  • Non-degreed personnel will have a minimum of four years related work experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS OF POSITION:

  • Foundation level Software Testing Certification; (i.e. ISTQB)

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Knowledge of basic forms of testing, including: Functional, System, Integration, Regression, Exploratory, Negative, Smoke
  • Some experience with scripting languages using Java, C#, VBScript, or related languages/technologies
  • Some experience testing and automating GUI, including desktop/mobile applications, browsers and/or REST and SOAP Services
  • Some experience with Unified Functional Tester (UFT), Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), or other related testing tools
  • Knowledge of Integrated Development Environments (IDE)
  • Knowledge of source repositories, such as GitHub
  • Some experience with SQL and general knowledge of RDBMS concepts
  • Understanding of the difference and purpose of both GUI and API testing
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong technical and operational problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong ability to work in a team oriented environment