Sr Lead QA Automation Engineer

Recruiter
Recruitment Trends, Inc.
Location
Greenwich
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 19, 2016
Closes
Sep 26, 2016
Role
IT
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Large financial corporation in NY needs: Lead QA Automation Engineer (Java, Python)Must have years of automation experience (Java or Python) and building automation frameworks.This role will be an integral contributor to Test Engineering's over-arching mission of advancing Test Automation and Continuous integration / Continuous Deployment (CI-CD) practices for product development teams within our Engineering organization.The Lead will work closely with Test Engineering's leadership, Performance Assurance Manager; and with other Engineering and Quality technical leadership across the multiple product development teams to continually improve test automation practices.The ideal candidate will be an active member in the test automation community, have a strong technical background and lead experiences, and the ability to implement strategies that optimize the value of test automation. Responsibilities:Hands-on contributor to build and enhance solutions to complex technical problems advancing test automation, continuous testing, and continuous integration capabilities for product development teamsTechnical leadership in the design and implementation of the test automation strategy for multiple product development teams. Lead role on related multiple automation projects, design and code reviews.Collaborate with the Test Engineering leadership, Performance Assurance Engineers, and Quality Engineering leaders on product developments teams to understand automation priorities and define the overall technical approach and plan.Contributes to team agile planning activities and backlog prioritization and management; and Test Engineering's strategic automation planning and projects.Mentor and coach technical team members. Valued contributor in developing the local test automation community of practice. Valued contributions in the broader company's test automation community. Requirements:Minimum Bachelor's Degree of Science, preferably C.S.7+ years of related experience in Software or Quality Engineering roles.5+ years as a senior Quality Engineer.Must have years of automation experience (Java or Python) and building automation frameworks.Experience as technical lead in test automation, including mentoring and contributions to hiring talent.Strong communication, decision-making, problem solving, and presentation skills.Proven ability to negotiate and influence cross-functional teams without formal authority.Experience with principles of well-constructed software architecture.Experience with Agile development teams and tools.Passionate about test automation; and continuous testing, integration, and deployment.Expertise with Selenium and Jenkins. Puppet or Docker, a plusExpertise with one or more behavior- or test-driven (BDD or TDD) and JavaScript automated testing frameworks and tools.Proficiency programming in Python or Java; and JavaScript and SQL on Linux.Proficiency integrating web applications with databases, such as MySQL, Mongo, and Oracle.Experience in other programming languages, such as C, C++, Ruby, Groovy, and PHP/Perl, a plus.Active in the test automation community. IMMEDIATE INTERVIEW! BASE SALARY to 140K Please email your resume in WORD format and current base salary requirements ASAP: Darrenf AT rtijobs . com

Company Description:

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