Sr Automation Test Engineer - Selenium

IRIS Corporate Solutions Private Limited.
  • Mumbai
  • Confidential
  • 6-9 years
  • 20 Aug 2015

  • Testing - Software

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services, IT/ Technology - Quality Assurance/ Testing
Job Description

Job Description:

- Perform test planning for the application high-level product / application scope & share knowledge pertaining to testing processes, domain skills, tools & any other technical needs as per the testing types with the appropriate stakeholders.

- Develop, enhance & improve the Automation Test Framework & Architecture to suit the needs of the testing context & required coverage.

- Understand the business requirement from business, target users and other sources.

- Understand the product / application technical flow from business users, technical teams & feedback from other users.

- Design & Translate the approved test specifications into automation scripts, automation input data in keywords for successful coverage & execution.

- Perform test execution for different testing types & testing phases (smoke, sanity, functional, performance & regression) - based on smart prioritization of automation test scripts mapped with build cycles & modules under development.

- Plan & manage the regression test suite to ensure value from running developed scripts & input test data as per the planned build cycles.

- Support overall defect management covering different applicable phases of the test life cycle for the product / application.

- Design, innovate & implement defect prevention & productivity improvement measures along with testing leads for delivering a high-quality product.

Skill and Qualifications:

Test Framework / Architecture / Process:

- Complete knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and Test Lifecycle (TLC).

- Very good knowledge on working with Automation Test Frameworks & use architecture for improving test script development productivity & re-use.

- Working with development teams to frame common standards and optimal naming conventions for simplified approach of automation script development & execution.

Testing Core & Tools Knowledge:

- Automation with Selenium / JMeter / JUnit / TestNG / or any other tool is a must.

- Ability to use JAVA as scripting language with Selenium for automation is a must.

- Ability to work in a rapid release environment.

- Ability to understand the business requirements and translate them into test cases.

- Ability to understand the overall test framework and convert applicable tests into automated ones and improve overall test coverage.

- Execution of test cases and filing bugs with due diligence to detail.

- Expertise with any defect tracking tool like Bugzilla, JIRA, etc.

Domain Expertise:

- Ability to learn domain / functional flows at a very rapid rate & optimize the script construction & execution by mapping these to the domain flows.

- Sharing knowledge within & across teams to ensure a common business understanding and providing optimal test coverage.

- Knowledge of Financial Analytics would be an added plus.

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Automation Test Bugzilla JIRA Selenium JMeter JUnit TestNG JAVA Test Planning

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