Senior Quality Assurance Engineer I - Automation
Job Description Summary
Responsible for leading and managing the testing effort on one or more applications. Responsible for providing daily coordination of QA tasks, testing of enterprise applications on different platforms and implementation of overall testing standards established by QA-TCoE.
Essential Job Functions
- Oversee all aspects of quality assurance including establishing metrics, applying industry best practices, and developing new tools and processes to ensure quality goals are met.
- Act as key point of contact for all QA aspects of releases, providing QA services and coordinating QA resources internally and externally.
- Lead and mentor QA team members, as well as manage outside contract testers.
- Develop and execute test cases, scripts, plans and procedures (manual and automated).
- Manages, plans, implements, and deploys testing strategies and activities across projects and testing teams.
- Manages the implementation of cost effective and "industry best practice" quality assurance and testing solutions while retaining strong levels of quality control.
- Partners across various teams including Product Development and Software Engineering to help the quality and testing transformation.
- Leads, coordinate, and execute Quality Assurance testing activities for projects and maintenance activities through different phases of software development lifecycle.
Other Job Duties
- Assist in test data preparation and management to execute meaningful test scenarios.
- Coordinate set up of Quality Assurance testing environments required for different types of testing activities.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Requires 7 years minimum prior relevant experience.
- Requires deep knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.
- Typically viewed as a specialist within discipline.
- May have broad knowledge of project management.
- Solid understanding of Agile QA concepts, practices, processes and tools.
- Experience in creating and executing automated tests on mobile devices (Android/iOS)
- Experience with browser UI and API test automation tools. (Test Complete, Selenium, SOAPUI, UFT).
- Technical background (databases, client-server architecture, programming)
- Experience in verifying and validating Web based applications, testing Web Services to include XML, HTML and SOAPUI.
- Extensive experience in preparing Test Cases, Test Scenarios, Test Scripts, Test Reports, Defect Tracking in projects governed by an Agile or Waterfall methodology.
- Experience in Functional testing, User Acceptance Testing, Integration testing, System testing, Sanity testing, Backend testing, Compatibility, and Usability Testing of Client/server and UI / Web based Applications.
- Practical knowledge of software development and project management processes.
- Bachelors Degree Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.
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