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Automation Engineer in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/3/2019

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

As a QA Automation Engineer, you will be involved throughout the development lifecycle of with particular responsibility in the quality assurance of software development and deployment with emphasis on development and implementation of test automation. You will be working closely with developers as they develop code to ensure requirements are being met and to the correct quality, and you will conduct automated (and manual tests where necessary) to ensure the software created is fit for purpose. You will be responsible for executing innovative automated testing strategies and tool sets into our overall development processes that support and enhance the current Quality Assurance processes. Also, you would be engaged in a continuous collaboration with developers in shifting quality to the left of the Software Delivery Life Cycle.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:
  • 2-4 years of overall testing experience with the last 1+ year focused on QA automation.
  • Experience creating test automation within a sprint for new development of user stories.
  • Proven experience in writing, executing and monitoring automated test suites using a variety of technologies primarily Selenium WebDriver 3.0 using Java and Soap UI Pro and/or Postman in testing GUI applications, web services and/or web applications (Backend and frontend).
  • Thorough understanding of SDLC, specifically automated QA processes in Agile development environments
  • Excellent working knowledge of testing fundamentals and test case design techniques
  • Experience with manual testing (functional, end to end, integration, etc.)
  • Proficient with bug tracking and test management tools to support development processes
  • Ability to develop and maintain working relationships with a wide range of people
  • Employs a collaborative and team orientated approach.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing.
This position is a combination of a front and back end (more towards back-end) automation engineer. 
  • Experience with Selenium Webdriver, writing test scripts in JAVA. 
  • Experienced in writing these tests within SQL and/or Oracle (PL/SQL) environment.
  • Should be able to query SQL and Oracle databases
Backend Portion:
  • Expertise in automating mostly API's, backend web services
  • Experience doing RESTful Endpoint Automation Testing.
  • Testing RESTful API's (Postman, Newman, or RESTAssured)
Frontend Portion:
  • Proven experience doing automation on Mobile devices and Cross-Browser Testing
  • Good experience with UI/UX testing

Keywords: QA, QA Automation, Automation Engineer, UI, UX, API, SDLC, RESTful, Automation Testing

Job ID: 319795

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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