Senior Automation Tester in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/27/2019

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Automation Tester with our industry-leading client in Herndon.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Automation Tester:

  • Participate as a team member of the testing organization
  • Develop automation test scripts for the exchange
  • Determine automation testing strategies and guide the work of less experienced team members
  • Communicate the status of potential issues and outstanding problems to project and quality assurance personnel
  • Perform quality control checks on software release candidates, determine resolution status, and authorize progression to next testing phase

Requirements of the Senior Automation Tester:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology
  • At least 7 years of experience in software application testing 
  • At least 3 recent years of experience developing automation test scripts
  • Experience developing automation scripts in either Rational RFT or Selenium
  • Experience in developing automation test scripts with Object Oriented programming 
  • Strong working experience in writing SQL using joins for data validation from various data sources
  • Ability to maintain and optimize databases for performance
  • Strong team building, analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Solid working experience in QA/Testing methodologies and software development life cycle
  • Experience working with query, configuration management and defect tracking tools used throughout the testing team

Keywords: Senior Automation Tester, SQL, automation test scripts

Job ID: 332468

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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