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Validation Engineer

  • ID: 486126
  • Posted: 6/10/2021
  • Location: Austin, TX
  • Category: Pro - Engineering
  • Job Type: Temp to Direct
  • Duration: Contract to Direct


Acara Solutions is looking for an Validation Engineer for our Client located in Austin, TX 
  • The Validation Engineer will be working to test, automate, build and deploy STA solutions for authentication, identity and access management. 
  • The position will be working with R&D teams located in Ottawa, Austin and NOIDA and interact with Solution Architects, Product Management and UX teams to meet business objectives and quality of solution delivered for customers. 
  • The role will also to keep in mind scalability, performance, operation and user experience, and overall architecture of the solution.
  • It will also active involvement in the various scrum team activities and overall SAFe planning and commitments, as well as participation in technical community of knowledge.
  • Design, implement and execute test cases and scripts to validate functionalities, use cases, load and performance of the solution including end to end testing in a real environment.
  • Perform first level of investigation on failed tests in order to identify root cause.
  • Design and implement automated tests using SpecFlow and Gherkin language.
  • Support and maintain up-to-date necessary environments for testing like integration by deploying new release.
  • Continuously Interface with the geographically distributed teams in Ottawa, Austin, and NOIDA.
  • Actively participate and contribute to the QA community on topics like test strategies, improvement to automation, explore new frameworks, practices, technologies about testing, deployment and monitoring.
  • Follow the agile methodology used for the project. This includes validation of user stories and creation of corresponding tasks to help create a robust system based on user-centric design.
  • Archive validation project source code in Github, documentation in Confluence and utilize Jira for task and issue tracking.
Pay and Benefits:
  • The Salary for this position is $ 60.00 per hour (Max Pay rate).
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science 
  • Minimum of 5 years’ industry experience validating web applications using nodejs, .NET or Java based platform.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in utilizing continuous integration tool Jenkins.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in running load and performance tests using JMeter/ or similar tools
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in using standard scripting languages and validation tools: Python, Selenium, and Java script, shell script, C# .Net, any other scripting language & tool.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in implementing automation tests using SpecFlow (or some other similar framework) and Gherkin Language.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in web services, web standards; SOAP, REST, HTML/CSS/JavaScript.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Agile software development methodology.
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:

  • Experience in working with strong authentication solutions using OTP or identity management solution.
  • Experience in working with public cloud environment (AWS, GCP) and related technologies (OCP, K8s, helm, ansible).
  • Scaled Agile Fremework(SAFe) environment experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently on assigned tasks
  • Ability to effectively communicate test, specification and implementation details.
  • Knowledge of testing JavaScript, .NET, Etc. User interface
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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