Software Automation Test engineer
- San Jose, CA
Nextgen Technologies Inc
Very urgent requirements. Need to start ASAP.
Job Responsibilities: The candidate is expected to: · Own and be accountable for the design and development of the testing for a product feature or sub-system · Spend most of the time developing test code and testing, and efficiently produce elegant, clean tests with no unnecessary complication or abstraction.· Drive and participate in E2E testing.· Follow best practices while writing test code.· Participate in test design and test systems architecture discussions, propose and discuss solutions to system and product changes that are directly related to their area of focus.· Be proficient in impact assessment across different functional teams.· Drive test case, test plan reviews.· Help in enhancing automation suites.· Work in an aggressive agile environment keeping the holistic focus on customer quality.· Be a customer advocate. · Frequently interface with other functional teams to understand dependencies and assess test coverage.· Understand the fundamental concepts of automation framework handling.
Required Skills: · Core Java knowledge is mandatory. · Candidate must have hand’s on experience in building automation (not record and play) using Selenium / java technology.· Candidate must have strong technical understanding of Unix and SQL.· Understands mobile applications architecture.· Must have recent experience in testing mobile applications / SDKs along with server side integrations. o Any recent experience in testing Android applications is a positive.o Any Experience with Biometric sensors integrated into mobile environments or the like is a big plus.· Any experience with REST APIs is a plus.· Must possess strong communication skills with the ability to comprehend and communicate complex scenarios with simplicity.· Must have strong E2E / integration testing experience.· Should be a proactive team member with always a helping hand.· Can work under pressure and stringent milestones.· Should be well versed with testing expectations and practices in agile methodology.
Typical Background: BS EE or CS degree; 5 + years related experience (or Masters and 4 + years related experience)
In person Interview.