Senior Automation Developer

Sr. Automation Developer

We are looking for a Sr. Developer/Tech lead that has a passion for ensuring quality in an Agile environment. You will assist Agile coaches and lead a small team of developers to build out an existing framework of automation tools to get us into a Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipeline.

You will work with many disciplines from non-technical BAs and Manual Testers to Tech leads and will need to be able to communicate effectively with each of them. You will need the confidence and technical know-how to help teams implement the automated framework/tests in their project and overcome hurdles with the code base and test environments.

What would you be doing?:

  • Evolve the test automation frameworks for integration (FitNesse) and UI testing (FitNesse and Selenium + Appium) so that it is straightforward and usable by project teams
  • Perform code reviews with project teams related to test code
  • Develop and implement solutions for environmental and data issues such that test runs provide consistent and reliable results
  • Assist in getting the automated test runs incorporated into the (gradle) build/deploy pipeline
  • Assist in identifying infrastructure needs
  • Collaborate and work with project teams on implementing automation for their project
  • Coach teams to become autonomous with the test frameworks
  • Work with operations and release management teams to create a continuous delivery pipeline

Technical Skills/Experience:

  • Java and Spring experience including Spring MVC, Spring Integration
  • Knowledge of OO analysis and design techniques and principles needed in order to create and maintain a quality-first codebase, and the experience to back it up

Testing Skills/Experience:

  • Test First Mindset
  • Experience with test automation in a Continuous Delivery/Deployment environment
  • Experience with Behavior Driven Development tools such as FitNesse, JBehave, or Cucumber
  • Experience with UI testing tools such as Selenium Web Driver
  • Experience with testing Cloud-based applications
  • Testing in multi-tiered architecture with micro-services
  • Preferred experience with Service Virtualization

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