Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Object Computing Inc. - St. Louis, MO

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Essential Duties: Responsible for working with the project team to define the scope for testing within the context of each sprint / delivery Clearly communicate to relevant parties related to status of testing activities Comprehend user stories to understand task items per story in the context of all levels of testing (unit, functional, integration, and regression) Assist key business users (product owners) with backlog creation and grooming Strengthen the presence of our department as an Agile Center of Excellence Perform ad hoc / exploratory testing methodically to ensure system is working as expected by end user Track testing progress and defects via JIRA / Greenhopper Responsible for authoring automated test suites. Front end GUI via Java and Selenium Webdriver (Not Selenium IDE) / Sikuli Service layer testing using Java and Junit Backend SOAP XML using SOAP UI Please Note: The QA Automation Engineer will author Java code (automation is not record and playback) Ensure proper documentation related to testing deliverables and lessons learned Participate in the process to continually enhance best practices for quality assurance Required Skills: Good experience coding in Java (Perl and C# are a plus but not required) Excellent technical acumen and ability to learn new software quickly Enthusiastic and fun individual with an attitude of team empowerment Deep interest & curiosity for learning new things and doing things better Experience with testing in an Agile environment Good communication skills Strong knowledge of traditional testing methodologies and how it applies exploratory testing in an Agile environment Knowledge of test driven development and the virtues of unit testing Education / Experience: 4 year bachelor’s degree, ideally in a technical discipline, or 5 years of experience in a technical industry as a quality assurance professional



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