e&e IT Consulting
Sr Automation Tester
• Responsible for performing and leading the integration, system, and regression testing of software for both manual and automated test execution. • Responsible for sprint deliverables and implementing Test Driven Development each sprint to achieve the sprint testing goals. Specific Responsibilities • Interact with the product delivery team; participate in product requirement/design reviews to provide input on completeness of functional requirements, product designs, and schedules • Identify interdependencies, ambiguities or omissions, and make suggestions to improve requirements and ensure usability/testability • Review software documentation to ensure technical accuracy, compliance, or completeness, with focus to mitigate risks • Review test schedules in accordance with project scope and delivery expectations • Participate in designing test strategies, scenarios, scripts, and/or procedures to determine product quality or release readiness • Develop testing scenarios/cases to address areas of database, web interface, web services, software code and programs written, regression testing, usability and develop automated scripts • Perform Test Execution; collaborate with other testers during test execution • Perform initial debugging procedures by reviewing code pieces to determine breakdown source; coordinate activities with overall development team, monitoring and reporting on problem resolution • 7 years experience performing Quality Assurance functions with demonstrated experience in Software Development Lifecycle. • Ability to share and communicate ideas both verbally and in writing to staff, business customers, managers, and technical resources in clear concise language that is appropriate to the target audience • Experience working in ambiguous situations, dealing with IT issues and coming up with effective solutions to ensure project deliverables on time and within budget. • Experience with a variety of test tools and software testing practices, including developing, implementing, maintaining and managing manual/automated testing systems and environments • Experience assessing risk for determining appropriate levels of testing • Strong collaboration, negotiation and influencing skills • Ability to handle multiple large projects simultaneously for executing test cases and reporting results. • Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team. • Work experience using automated testing tools and using them to develop regression suites. • Experience in SQL, ORACLE (preferred),.NET, XML, HTML, MS Access, Windows, UNIX shell scripting.