Lead QA Automation Engineer / Analyst

  • Beverly Hills, CA
  • Contract

Company Description

iSpace is a global services company focused on outsourcing, consulting and staffing. Over the last decade, we have helped numerous corporations and institutions reach their business objectives and IT goals.

iSpace services are centered in three areas - IT Outsourcing, IT Staff Augmentation, and Business Process Outsourcing. Our team of seasoned professionals based in the United States and India focus on providing results, driving innovation and affecting outcomes. Our clients have come to rely on our expertise, our commitment to quality, customer service and our innovative approach to problem solving to help create sustainable value for their customers and shareholders.

Specializing in Healthcare, Entertainment, Automobile and Financial Services, we work with Fortune 1000 companies throughout the United States. Our commitment to customer satisfaction is reflected in the fact that over 90% of our client base have remained with us for over 5 years.

Job Description

Position: Lead QA Automation Engineer / Analyst

Location: Beverly Hills CA

Duration: 6 Months

 

The Lead QA Automation Engineer/Analyst for our VPS application will be responsible for designing, creating, and maintaining test strategies, plans, and cases for automated user interface quality assurance tests. The tool is Telerik Test Studio. You will guide a team of testers by providing training where necessary, assigning tasks and establishing and enforcing quality policies. You will configure, maintain and administer the test lab environment. You will be responsible for all automated test artifacts (plans, suites, cases, tasks, scripts, coded UI test projects, test databases). You will also be responsible for creating and maintaining test scripts, documenting results and reporting & tracking software defects found in the applications under test. 

Applicant should have significant in-depth experience with TFS within the agile process template: building manual and automated tests on the basis of user stories, bugs and issues, creating and linking shared steps, tracking test execution and results within and across iterations, and configuring and maintaining a test lab. 

Qualifications

Required: 
. At least 2 years Telerik Test Studio 
. At least 2 years QA team Lead experience 
. At least 3 years of experience testing C# WPF - LINE OF BUSINESS applications 
. At least 3 years of Experience with Team Foundation Server 
. At least 5 years of experience overall in automated testing 
. Experience in functional/black-box testing 
. Experience authoring test cases and test procedures from prototypes, technical specifications, user documentation, requirements documents and use cases, and reverse engineering requirements from existing functionality. 
. Experience with Agile development Process 

Preferred: 
. At least 2 years of Experience with Microsoft Test Manager (MTM) 
o Configuring and Maintaining Test Lab Environment 
o Generating Coded UI Tests from Action Recordings 
o Designing and Automating shared steps 
o Developing ordered tests chaining together unit tests and/or coded UI tests 
. Experience implementing Load and Performance testing using Test Manager/TFS 
. Experience with other .NET platforms eg. WPF, Silverlight, Winforms 
. Experience with MSSQL databases 

Additional Information

Additional Notes 
If candidate does not have experience with Telerik Test Studio, we will consider candidates who have experience integrating other third party automated testing tools with TFS such that test results and test plans/cases can be linked with user story and bug work item types, and builds. 

We’re open to full-time remote work with a reasonable number of working hours shared with Pacific time. It’s worth noting that many of our releases take place after 6PM pacific time, and we need this position to be available.