QA Automation Engineer
Dealertrack Corporate Office - Lake Success, NY - Lake Success, NY

This job posting is no longer available on CareerBuilder. Find similar jobs: QA Automation Engineer jobs - Dealertrack Corporate Office jobs

Job Summary

The essential responsibilities of the Quality Assurance Engineer are to create and modify automated test scripts based on manual test cases, functional requirements or existing functionality of the system. Must have strong VBScript development skills, be able to work within an established automation framework and experience with descriptive programming. The scripts will be maintained within Quality Center using QuickTest Professional 10.0 in multiple applications and environments. Must be thorough, able to work independently, have strong problem solving skills and be able to troubleshoot issues. Analyze test results and reports any issues or defects found to the responsible QA, development or business unit. Perform code reviews of automation scripts for compliance with department standards. Effectively communicate with QA team members. The purpose of the automation engineer is to build scripts that will increase the coverage of QA's regression testing while making the testing more efficient as to be able to execute multiple times if needed. ~

Primary Duties
  • Codes test flows and checkpoints in VBScript within a hybrid keyword/data-driven framework
  • Executes test scripts for unit testing and regression testing for maintenance/project releases
  • Analyzes manual test cases and functional specifications to determine best approach for automating scripts
  • Analyzes test results to report defects and issues found during test run
  • Documents scripts with comments to provide insight to test logic
  • Provides estimates and status updates on automation scripts
  • Bachelors degree
  • 3 to 5 years of related experience
  • Strong development skills with VBScript and experience with Quick Test Professional
  • Excellent problem solving skills with regards to QTP, QC, and web based application environments
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills, with both technical and non-technical associates
  • Ability to comprehend complexity, to fully understand a product with all of its business and technological implications, and to approach the improvement of its quality from that perspective
  • Good knowledge of the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Commitment to meeting project deadlines
  • High degree of efficiency and motivation in work habits in a challenging, fast-paced environment
  • Good computer skills, including but not limited to: knowledge of multiple software programs (i.e. Quality Center, MS Word, MS Excel, Lotus Notes, etc.), operating systems, basic networking skills, and basic hardware knowledge
  • Desire and ability to learn new skills and improve upon current skills


CareerBuilder - 20 months ago - save job