Automation Test Developer

Computer World Services (CWS)Corporation
Arlington, VA
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 24, 2021
Full Time
Job Description The Automation Tester serves as a Subject Matter Expert and performs analysis of IT Systems and user requirements. The Tester will perform activities such as determining what testing strategy to implement; writing test plans, test case scenarios, identifying loads and metrics to be collected; ability to identify which protocol is best to use for building scripts and connecting to test environment interfaces; conducting various types of tests and collecting necessary metrics; writing test analysis documents highlighting key findings and recommendations; perform code reviews. Commensurate experience in IT and in new and related older technology that directly relates to the required area of expertise. Key Tasks and Responsibilities A cents € cents Build and maintain custom core JAVA Test automation framework A cents € cents Ability to use core JAVA skills to verify/validate SOAP/XML APIs A cents € cents Support the research, design, development, and documentation/presentation of leading-edge software test automation solutions - including test automation frameworks for functional testing and non-functional testing (load/performance, scalability, security, Section 508 Accessibility, etc.). A cents € cents Support Agile system development efforts including, technical design, and testing A cents € cents Present technical solutions to leadership, briefings, and 'lessons learned' to our staff and/or customers. A cents € cents Collect automation metrics on test executions and results A cents € cents Identify root cause using diagnostics tools A cents € cents Evaluate non-functional and functional requirement documents and identifies automation test needs A cents € cents Help to manage the 'technical delivery' of our software testing services A cents € cents Write test plans, test cases and record/track defects. A cents € cents Ability to convey technical information to non-technical individuals A cents € cents Candidate must have strong communication skills. Required Education & Experience A cents € cents Bachelor's Degree or higher and/or 5+ years of related experience The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate working knowledge with several of the following concepts or technologies: A cents € cents Strong core Java skills A cents € cents Developing custom test automation scripts using core JAVA and associated tools A cents € cents Supporting testing in an Agile test environment, including exposure to Jenkins A cents € cents Experience with Eclipse IDE to build and maintain JAVA framework A cents € cents Writing SQL queries using Oracle and PostgreSql A cents € cents Knowledge of SOAP and XML to test API functionality A cents € cents Knowledge of GitHub and cURL A cents € cents Experience using Test frameworks such Junit and TestNG A cents € cents Agile Environment/Methodologies A cents € cents AWS Cloud Environment A cents € cents JIRA/Confluence A cents € cents Biometrics knowledge is a plus A cents € cents Shell scripting knowledge is a plus Certification Requirements A cents € cents Relevant certifications desired Clearance Requirements A cents € cents Candidate must be a US Citizen, possess DHS Suitability background investigation or be eligible to qualify for DHS Entry of Duty background investigation followed by DHS Public Trust Clearance Other (Travel, Work Environment, DoD 8570 Requirements, Administrative Notes, etc.) A cents € cents None at this time EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability EEO is the Law: