Software Test Automation Engineer

O’Fallon, MO, USA

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You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Software Test Automation Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

EPAM’s Financial Services Practice is looking for exceptionally talented people to join our team of world class engineers. Our clients are some of the world’s largest and most innovative banks, investment banks and wealth management institutions.

Are you an experienced software professional who is passionate about innovative technology and its potential to help create a world beyond cash? Can you plan test strategy and acceptance criteria keeping end customer needs – functional, nonfunctional, and user experience - in mind? Love being hands on and can write code to break software as part of ensuring highest software quality and stability? Do you have a motivation to drive quality automation and self-service culture as a part of software delivery practices? Can you scale your communication at all levels starting from engineers to program managers to product managers?

This position will drive quality/test Strategy creation, manual testing, integration testing, user journey automation, cross device/browser automation for web applications, release sign-offs, crowd sourced testing, etc.

What You’ll Do

  • Collaborate with one of our largest Financial Services clients to drive software quality through testing techniques, including manual testing, integration testing, user journey automation, cross device/browser automation for web applications, release sign-offs, crowdsourced testing, and more;
  • Coordinate and participate in requirements review/story elaborations and testing activities to deliver high quality products and incremental value with every iteration;
  • Review project test and implementation schedules, document test plans and acceptance criteria using Jira, Rally or such solution life cycle management tools;
  • Develop test scripts and perform automated and manual exploratory testing to ensure software meets business and security requirements and established practices;
  • Take ownership of end-to-end product quality, including defect management and oversight, status reporting and metrics creation, and critical issues discovered during the testing phase;
  • Develop business and product knowledge over time and share such knowledge to mentor newer team members. This is not a management position; however, this position is expected to provide strong leadership to junior members of the staff.

What You Have

  • Expertise in Agile and Waterfall testing methodologies and tools such as Jira, Rally, Rational Team Concert, Quality Center, etc;
  • Experience in unit and integration testing with exposure to data virtualization tools;
  • Experience testing across a variety of platforms: web and mobile user interface, APIs (REST and SOAP), and/or data warehouse reports;
  • Expertise in software development to build and use automation frameworks using technologies: Java/.NET, JUnit, Selenium, JBehave, Soap UI/Pro, Spring framework, REST, JSON and XML, Eclipse IDE, etc;
  • Shown experience developing high quality test strategies and test execution – specific focus on cross browser and cross device testing;
  • Ability to craft acceptance and integration test automation scripts and integrate with Continuous Integration (Jenkins/Bamboo) and code coverage tools (Sonar, Clover);
  • Exposure to Continuous Integration and Delivery concepts is a huge plus;
  • Exposure to performance engineering requirements desirable to develop non-functional requirements from the start;
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills;
  • Detail-oriented, critical thinker, and strong communicator;
  • Proven leadership skills;
  • Ability to lead multiple test paths simultaneously.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized);
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.