QA/Automation Engineer III

  • Reston, VA
  • Contract

Job Description

Our client in Reston area is looking for a QA/Automation Engineer for a temporary assignment through 2014.  Please review in detail and respond if well qualified.  

QA/Automation Engineer III acts as a key participant in application analysis, regression framework design, automation framework development, script development, execution, defect tracking and reporting. The candidate may also be required to train end users.

Temporary:  Throught 12/2014  -  Possible 6-12 mo extension

H1B: Yes, if willing to convert at the time client wishes to with no current restrictions.


5-7 years related work experience in QA area:

• Extensive experience in testing Web, Web 2.0, SOA/WS, backend and JAVA/J2EE based applications
• Extensive experience in leading large scale Test Automation projects
• Extensive hands on experience in design and development of Automation frameworks & scripts
• Experience working in an agile software development environment
• Expert skills in Test Automation tools: HP UFT/QTP, HP-Service Test
• Hands on experience with open source automation tools: Selenium Web Driver or similar
• Scripting skills in VBScript
• Knowledge of software version control using Subversion or similar
• SQL skills in Oracle
• Hands-on skills in UNIX and Window shell scripting
• Self-motivated with a passion for learning
• Adaptable and willing to work in a fast paced environment
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team
• Analytical and problem solving skills
• Verbal and written communication skills
• HP UFT/QTP certification desired

Education:
1) Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Engineering or related field
2) Post-graduate degree desired 

Additional Information

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