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QA Test Automation Engineer

Securities America, Inc. La Vista, NE

Job Description

Position Overview:

The primary responsibility of this position is to design, build, test and deploy effective test automation solutions. This position will build and maintain an effective test automation framework, integrating all test automation scripts and technologies. They will execute test automation scripts, analyze results and update appropriate test documentation and test control systems.


Position Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science or MIS

• 5 years plus experience in software design & development or testing

  • Previous securities/brokerage experience required

• Experience with browser UI and API test automation tools. (Test Complete, Selenium, SOAPUI, UFT). 

• Ability to troubleshoot and update automated scripts using data driven and keyword driven methodologies

• Experience within the .NET framework, particularly within C# development

• Proficient managing quality work in a fast-paced and Agile development environment

• Ability to develop automated test cases from manual test scripts, requirements and other supplemental specifications

• Knowledgeable of standard testing strategies, techniques and practices needed to successfully execute a test plan

• Ability to communicate (verbally and written) the current project status, related testing metrics and other concerns as related to the project testing

• Ability to understand and analyze business, functional, non-functional, technical and user interface (UI) requirements

• Testing aptitude, include debugging, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

• Demonstrated experience testing Web and Mobile UIs and web services, including soak testing and stress testing

• Passion for engineering excellence through automation and process improvements

• Proficient with browser debug tools and API testing. (Firebug, Chrome Developer Tools)

• Good understanding of CSS/HTML/JavaScript, familiar with Web UI frameworks, JQuery, Infragistics, KendoUI, etc.)


Job Duties/Tasks:

This position is responsible for, but not limited to the following:

1. Create and maintain automation scripts for new and existing tests within the Operations Testing area of Securities America (may perform desktop, functional, software performance, load and mobile application testing)

2. Execute automated tests and validate the results, documenting problems and test results

3. Provides estimated labor and determine product delivery schedules

4. Creates and maintains test plans and strategies

5. Manual testing may be expected depending on project needs and existing automation

6. Creates test cases, test data and test procedures and raises concerns through appropriate channels, as needed, to facilitate a quality implementation

7. Coordinates all test activities in a team environment to drive towards a successful project delivery and meet agreed upon milestones

8. Work with peers in Development, Program Management and other stakeholder to plan & prioritize the test strategy to ensure timely delivery of high quality products

9. Design and develop test plans and test cases to ensure and gauge product quality, while effectively minimizing manual testing and leading to more effective code coverage

10. Perform Debugging and Root Cause Analysis of product failures and anomalies

11. Design and develop test automation tools & procedures for your feature area

12. Identify and adopt new testing methodologies, best practices and tools from appropriate sources, to improve test coverage

13. Research new tools and technologies and recommend ways to implement them into new test strategies

14. Assists in solving operating problems

15. Recreates steps taken by user to locate source of problem and rewrites program to correct errors

16. Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Details

Date Posted January 3, 2019
Date Closes February 2, 2019
Address 12325 Port Grace Boulevard
Located In La Vista, NE
Department Information Systems
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Hours 40 hours per week; 8 am - 5 pm
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 15-1099.01 Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers
Zipcode 68128
Name Human Resources
Address 12325 Port Grace Boulevard
City, State and Zip LaVista, NE 68128
Phone 1-800-747-6111
FAX 402-384-7589

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Dry Cleaning / Laundry
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Fitness Classes
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • Massage Therapy
  • Nursing Facilities
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Finance Management
  • Finance / Insurance / Banking - Other Software
  • .NET
  • C#
  • HTML
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • QA and Testing
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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
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