Senior Automation Testing Engineer

New York, NY, USA

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DESCRIPTION


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 Senior Automation Testing Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

EPAM’s Financial and Insurance 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 Financial and Insurance institutions of investments, banking, and wealth management.

EPAM has an immediate opening for a Quality Assurance Technical Tester for one of our high-profile clients. This position will allow you to take control of the testing effort, design and plan functional testing, test execution, develop test automation, build a testing team, incorporate continuous testing, and be accountable for the testing competency.

What You’ll Do

  • Participate in Quality Assurance planning sessions;
  • Develop test plans;
  • Write test scenarios for existing and new functionality to ensure test coverage and application stability/quality;
  • Develop regression suites, develop automation scenarios, move automation to an agile continuous testing model;
  • Execute tests, run automation, provide test results in clear and detailed reports;
  • Log and manage defect until completion;
  • Optimize testing for effectiveness and efficiency;
  • Analyze workload and team size and on-board testing team as warranted;
  • Teach and train the testing team members on the testing solution and coordinate testing efforts with various remote team member;
  • Communicate testing expectations, assignments and responsibilities clearly and professionally to members of the testing team and appropriate upper management;
  • Find and evaluate new opportunities for additional testing and automation within the portfolio.

What You Have

  • Must be energetic and proactive a team player with aptitude and willingness to lead when necessary;
  • Bachelor’s degree in any field with a minor in a computer science related field or five year of related software testing or development experience;
  • Must have previous experience testing Annuities, at least one year of previous experience with hands-on testing or automating annuities administration/management software;
  • Ability to evaluate, understand, and troubleshoot complex testing issues and solve problems with little or no supervision;
  • Technical QA skills (Quality Assurance processes, test planning, test execution, test automation, quality metrics and reporting);
  • Ability to evaluate requirements/stories then develop test plans and test cases;
  • Functional testing expert having hands on experience with manual functional testing (desktop applications, web applications, APIs, mainframe applications);
  • Hands-on experience planning and executing end-to-end testing;
  • Understanding of and experience with programming concepts in various languages (variables, parameters, data driven, and code flow);
  • Experience with SQL (able to formulate queries, extract and evaluate data from database tables, able to write INSERT, UPDATE, and SELECT statements);
  • Previous experience with test automation, previous experience with Web UI automation, previous experience with API testing manual or automation;
  • Experience with Selenium Automation;
  • Understand XML and JSON formats;
  • Knowledge of SOAP and REST testing tools;
  • Previous experience with object, data, or keyword driven test automation frameworks (development and usage).

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.