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Robert Half International QA Automation Analyst in DES MOINES, Iowa

Description

One of our downtown Des Moines clients is in search of a Senior Quality Assurance Analyst! This is a FULL TIME/PERMANENT POSITION with great salary and benefits!

The qualified candidate will have at least 5-7 years of experience in QA, this person will be a working senior lead. (You will need to be in the weeds). You will be building out frameworks and enhancements, overall, mapping out and rolling out QA Automation to the company! Must be a strong communicator! You will be helping to show and demonstrate ROI as to why this is definitely needed within the organization. You will also be helping to determine what languages to move forward with, which frameworks, which tools, etc. VB.Net, .Net/C# will be helpful and the use of ANY automation tool is acceptable.

For immediate and confidential consideration on this Permanent / Direct hire IT opportunity, it is best to call me directly OR message me on LinkedIn, Jaime Paca, Technology Permanent Placement Services for Iowa and Nebraska Region 515-282-6876 or jaime DOT paca@RHT dot com.

Essential Job Functions

• Devises plans to shift department quality assurance practices from that of manual testing to test automation

• Coach less skilled automation team members on Test Driven and Acceptance Test Driven Development practices that establish QA and Developer collaboration

• Team with software developers to define and implement automation tests for each phase of testing.

• Partner with manual testers, peers, and management team to continuously improve testing methods, process, and use of tools

• Works to define automation process Collaborate with manual testers and test leads on project details and automation scope.

• Develops automation testing plans, approaches, and progress to various project stakeholders

• Ensure issues and defects identified during testing are clearly communicated to teams responsible for implementation and resolution

• Ability to escalate issues, concerns and risk mitigation plans with IT leadership and provide appropriate status Computer Skills:

• Proven successful experience in defining and leading the delivery of automation testing across all phases of testing; ability to represent department in cross-functional teams

• 5-7 years of prior experience in Automation frameworks and test optimization techniques

• Capable of designing process to create and implement regression testing plan for vendor developed application

• Proven ability to build relationships to execute testing programs with multiple systems, and a diverse set of resources

• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate with all levels in the organization.

• Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving/decision making skills

• Insurance domain knowledge preferred

Preferred Skills:

• Familiar with software and tools used by the firm, including C#, JAVA, Web Services, APIs, SQL, .NetCOBOL, TFS, and Visual Studio.

• Experience with Agile testing practices and developing a successful automated testing strategy using multiple tools.

• Experience with the following:

Hybrid automation frameworks using Keyword and data driven approaches

Robotic Process Automation ( RPA)

MSTest, Nunit or other Unit Test Framework

SOAPUI or other API Test Automation Framework

Specflow or other BDD Framework

Ranorex, or other UI Framework

Selenium

Requirements

Preferred Skills:

• Familiar with software and tools used by the firm, including C#, JAVA, Web Services, APIs, SQL, .NetCOBOL, TFS, and Visual Studio.

• Experience with Agile testing practices and developing a successful automated testing strategy using multiple tools.

• Experience with the following:

Hybrid automation frameworks using Keyword and data driven approaches

Robotic Process Automation ( RPA)

MSTest, Nunit or other Unit Test Framework

SOAPUI or other API Test Automation Framework

Specflow or other BDD Framework

Ranorex, or other UI Framework

Selenium

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Salary: $80,000.00 - $105,000.00 / Yearly

Location: DES MOINES, IA

Date Posted: February 14, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01500-0011382854

Staffing Area: Technology u0026 IT

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