The Associate QA Automation Engineer is responsible for supporting applications from an automation Testing perspective by assuring the quality of new and existing ECOM, Middleware, DOM and EDW functionalities by developing the automation test scripts, executing test plans and scripts to verify that existing and new or modified software programs function according to business requirements and conform to established guidelines. Additional responsibilities include communicating and coordinating results with impacted departments and tracking statistical information.
Executes and creates test plans and clear, concise test scripts for new functionalities or enhancements to existing products. Defines comprehensive scenarios and variations in data to adequately perform testing.
Ensure proper test coverage of BRD
Reviews and provides feedback on requirements, design, and scope documents.
Helps set standards for test design.
Supports and advocates established testing procedures and may provide input to establish those procedures.
Interacts with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and development teams to identify and refine test requirements.
Coordinates and performs moderately complex testing projects from initiation through delivery.
Ensures that testing projects are completed on schedule and within budget.
Creates and maintain test libraries, databases, and test environments.
Assists with any software changes for documentation update or correction.
Writes and executes manual test cases
Assists team members in creating manual and automation scripts
Performs test reviews
Assists with education and training with regard to software enhancements and conveying corrections to other employees.
Helps in Cross-train and mentoring to QA team members.
Assists QE team in other areas such as regression and functional testing to support project testing. In addition, participates in creating or gathering test data needed for automation and manual testing.
Upon execution of tests and in-depth analysis, generates concise reports containing relevant data points in business terms
Extracts and presents automation testing metrics with comparative data
Helps team to achieve superior predictive failure analysis, event correlation, root cause analysis, effective alerting, escalation and reporting
Hands-on Selenium and UFT testing experience
Ability to develop reports and presentations that effectively communicate important and complex processes in business terms
Excellent knowledge of operating systems (Windows, Linux, AIX, etc.)
Strong knowledge on SQL and queue manager
Experience with testing ecom site and order management and warehouse management tools
Knowledge on with performance test tools such as HP LoadRunner, SOASTA CloudTest, Gomez etc.
Test Automation scripting experience using Java, QTP or C
Retail industry experience