Test Automation Engineer w / Selenium and Gherkin / Cucumber 8/18/2016

Confidential Company Herndon, VA

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28864658
AJE Ref #
575921825
Location
Herndon, VA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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PREFERRED LOCAL AND RELOCATION CONSULTANTS.

DURATION: 12- 30 MONTHS ON W2

JOB DESCRIPTION:

* Design, implement and maintain advanced automated test scripts using UFT, SELENIUM AND CUCUMBER.
* Work with Business customers to develop Gherkin scripts that will be input to Cucumber automation scripts.
* Responsible for ensuring the timely and high-quality release of software products to our clients.
* Develop and integrate test automation utilities. Work within Agile project teams, continuously releasing application software.
* Support continuous integration processes
* Research and issues and defects into a problem tracking system (ALM OR JIRA).
* Maintain effective daily communication with team members via stand-up meetings, documentation, and status s.
* Serve as a technical expert on software testing and automation.
* Work independently to document and update test plans and produce test summary s for each software release and provide testing results to team leads.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE

* At least 7yrs IT industry experience
* Experience working with SELENIUM, CUCUMBER, AND GHERKIN (MUST HAVE SKILLS)
* Experience in "BEHAVIOR DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT" (BDD), is a must have
* AGILE experience is a must have
* Experience with UFT (UNIFIED FUNCTIONAL TESTING) IS A MUST HAVE

EDUCATION:

1) Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Engineering or related field

2) Post-graduate degree desired

* Design, implement and maintain advanced automated test scripts using UFT, SELENIUM AND CUCUMBER.
* Work with Business customers to develop Gherkin scripts that will be input to Cucumber automation scripts.
* Responsible for ensuring the timely and high-quality release of software products to our clients.
* Develop and integrate test automation utilities. Work within Agile project teams, continuously releasing application software.
* Support continuous integration processes
* Research and issues and defects into a problem tracking system (ALM OR JIRA).
* Maintain effective daily communication with team members via stand-up meetings, documentation, and status s.
* Serve as a technical expert on software testing and automation.
* Work independently to document and update test plans and produce test summary s for each software release and provide testing results to team leads.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE

* At least 7yrs IT industry experience
* Experience working with SELENIUM, CUCUMBER, AND GHERKIN (MUST HAVE SKILLS)
* Experience in "BEHAVIOR DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT" (BDD), is a must have
* AGILE experience is a must have
* Experience with UFT (UNIFIED FUNCTIONAL TESTING) IS A MUST HAVE

EDUCATION:

1) Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Engineering or related field

2) Post-graduate degree desired.

PRIMARY SKILLS: AUTOMATION, CUCUMBER, SELENIUM, GHERKIN, BDD,UFT, AGILE