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Senior Automation Test Engineer

  • ID: 463885
  • Posted: 3/25/2020
  • Location: Frederick, MD
  • Category: Pro - Engineering
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 9 - 12 Months


Acara solutions is looking for Senior Automation Test Engineer for our Client located in Frederick, MD
  • Client is seeking a strong automation test engineer to provide full software lifecycle development for test automation scripts using Selenium & C#.
  • The tester will be initiating a complete testing suite including automation scripts, unit tests, test performance matrix and generation of reports for various projects in the Peer Review & Science Management group that maintains software applications for Grants Management.
  • The tester will work as part of a team and utilize agile best practices and coding standards while completing project tasks including automation test development, coding, testing, debugging, documenting and maintaining automation test scripts. In addition to expertise on the .NET platform & test automation
  • Work closely with testers and developers to design and lead the effort to develop expendable test automation solutions using Selenium & C#, .Net Unit testing frameworks and Test Driven Development.
  • Responsible for defining automation testing best practices, overseeing the definition, selection and extension of test automation architecture, frameworks and coding standards. In addition this person will identify the most effective & efficient testing strategies for our enterprise software platforms and integrate the automated tests into our continuous delivery pipeline.
  • The tester will actively participate and contribute meaningfully to the refinement of user stories to support test driven development and following agile best practices.
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • High School or GED
  • Minimum of 3 years’ test automation experience using Selenium & C# as well as experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ technical automation experience using Selenium/C# based framework.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with software development using a variety of languages including C# & .Net.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working with automated testing tools/frameworks such Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, NUnit, MSTest, Katalon, XRay, JMeter
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience developing automation test scripts using Selenium & C#
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with Microsoft Visual Studio and .Net Framework > 4.0
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with basic & advanced Sql
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with Sql Server Management Studio (SSMS)
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with .NET’s Entity Framework and LINQ query language
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with Jira, Confluence, Bit-bucket (Atlassian Suite), Git Source Control, Jenkins and other CI/CD tools.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working as part of a team using agile methodology and Continuous Delivery practices.
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Experience with front-end frameworks like Bootstrap, JQuery, KendoUI, Angular, etc.
  • Experience with Grants Management Systems
  • Understanding of database design concepts
  • Knowledge of MVC design pattern
  • Self-motivated, quick learner with strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience with developing automation testing pipeline
  • Any Microsoft or Automation testing certifications
Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen
Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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