Automation Engineer

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POST DATE 8/25/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Cox Corporate Services, Inc. Exton, PA

Exton, PA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



HomeNet, a Cox Automotive Brand, is currently looking for an experienced Automation Test Engineer to join our team in Exton, PA.

Job Summary

As the Automation Test Engineer, you will be responsible for creating, debugging, maintaining and executing automation scripts. This includes scripts for functional, regression, application, load, and performance tests for web-based applications and services. In the role of Automation Test Engineer, you will be expected to identify and effectively communicate risks and gaps in the testing framework. To be successful in the role of Automation Test Engineer you must be able to work effectively in a fluid, fast-paced environment while maintaining good communication with management and team members.

Technology We Use:


SQL, Python, JavaScript, C#, APIs, RESTful, SOAP, SVN, GIT, NUnit, HP UFT

Your Role:


Analyze and develop software requirements

Create, modify, and execute statistics and reporting modules that track automation results, trends, and application quality.

Participate in Sprint Ceremonies, help drive estimations and planning activities

Participate in functional test planning and testing for the assigned applications, functional areas or projects

Work with back end databases, services, APIs and front end GUI applications and libraries

Develop and maintain a thorough knowledge of the assigned applications, functional areas or projects

Actively work with the QA team to identify what can be transitioned to the automated test suites

Proactively log, report, and analyze defects

Mentor and train junior team members


Required Experience:


5+ years of experience with Python and JavaScript

5+ years of experience with C#

5+ years of experience with writing and maintaining SQL queries

5+ years of experience with writing automated tests in support of web applications, services, and APIs

What We Look For:


Ability to work on multiple projects and be flexible to adapt to changing requirements


Ability to turn high-level requirements into a working system through iterative development

Willingness to embrace new challenges and help drive success

Ability to work independently, but also effectively as a team player

High energy, confident, ambitious and self-motivated individual

Must be an effective communicator

BS in Computer Science or related degree, or equivalent work experience.

For nearly 20 years HomeNet Automotive has created groundbreaking technology solutions for inventory merchandising and inventory service, to solve the problems of the automotive industry. While we have grown from our humble beginnings of laptops on card tables, our passion for innovation and creativity continues.

Cox Automotive is a leader in vehicle remarketing services, digital marketing and software solutions for automotive dealers, manufacturers and consumers. Cox Automotive includes, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim and a host of other global businesses and brands. Headquartered in Atlanta, Cox Automotive employs nearly 24,000 employees in over 150 locations worldwide. We partner with more than 40,000 dealers and touch more than 67 percent of all car buyers in the U.S. with the most recognized brands in the industry. We unite more than 20 brands in this space, providing an end-to-end solution to transform the way the world buys, sells and owns cars.

Organization:Cox Automotive
Primary Location:US-PA-Exton-224 Valley Creek Blvd

Employee Status:Regular
Job Level:Individual Contributor
Shift:Day Job-

Unposting Date:Ongoing


Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues of $18 billion and approximately 60,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, home security and automation, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions); and Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms).

The company's major national brands include Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book and Manheim. Through Cox Automotive, the company's international operations stretch across Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America. To learn more about Cox's commitment to people, sustainability and our communities, please visit

Company Size:
5,001-10,000 Employees
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6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
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