QA Test Automation Engineer 

Location: Irvine, CA
Date Posted: 07-28-2017

Verys, recognized as one of Orange County's fastest growing software development firms, has an immediate need for a Software QA Test Automation Engineer in our Irvine office.  This role will work on an Agile Scrum team to test and deliver new web and mobile functionality.  The Software QA Test Automation Engineer will have the following responsibilities:

This is a full-time, direct hire position in our Irvine office.  Local Irvine candidates only!  Must be able to interview and work in our Irvine office.  No recruiters or 3rd parties, please.  ANY THIRD PARTIES OR RECRUITERS WHO SEND A RESUME WILL BE ELIMINATED FROM CONSIDERATION FROM ANY AND ALL FUTURE REQUIREMENTS

Desired Skills & Experience:
  • Participate in testing efforts for new releases and ongoing application maintenance
  • Participate in testing efforts for an Agile project team during 2 week iterations
  • Define and document test strategy, test plans and test cases by evaluating functional and non-functional requirements of their user stories
  • Manage the status of defects/changes and provide updates to the team on a daily basis
  • Attend/conduct meetings with the IT team, vendor, business team, project program and other application teams to accomplish project goals
  • Participate in demos to business unit for completed functionalities
  • Create weekly metrics/reports to capture test progress for projects and releases
  • Handle testing efforts for multiple projects/releases concurrently
  • Evaluate and implement test automation in the iteration cycle
  • Identify and manage test cases for automation
  • Adapt to the needs of the group to coordinate testing efforts
Following skills are a must:
  • 2+ years of automated testing experience
  • Bachelor's degree is Computer Science, IT or related field
  • Must have experience with Selenuim, Cucumber, Jenkins & Javascript
  • Recent hands-on experience with Selenium Webdriver IO or other test automation tools
  • Day to day experience working in and Agile environment on an Agile team.
  • Strong leadership skills, verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, and inter-personal skills
  • Extremely detail-oriented and organized
  • Strong at multi-tasking and prioritizing activities to meet the project needs
  • Recent experience in creating test strategy, test plan and test cases for large projects
  • Ability to create and run test cases that cover a wide variety of scenarios such as functional, regression, endurance, integration, performance
  • Good at capturing and documenting necessary details for test cases
  • Ability to learn the business logic quickly to interpret requirements and prioritize defects

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