Senior QA Automation Engineer at Talkdesk
The Senior QA Automation Engineer will lead the planning, design, implementation and execution of automated and manual test strategies for our product. This person will collaborate closely with the Engineering, Customer Support, Customer Success and Product teams to ensure we are releasing the highest quality product for our clients.
This person needs to be able to work independently while having strong cross-team collaborative skills alongside proficiency in test planning and strategizing, strong knowledge and experience on Agile test methodologies, processes and strong hands-on experience in developing automated test frameworks and coordinating the creation of both manual and automated test scripts.
The Day to Day:
Improve the overall efficiency of the QA team by mentoring and helping the team
Working alongside developers in evangelising testing best practices
Hands-on QA Automation engineering with a primary focus on leading the implementation of our automated regression test framework.
Work closely with support and engineering teams to capture test automation framework requirements.
Architecting, designing, developing, maintaining, and documenting automation scripts.
Work with QA functional team members to port the existing repetitive test cases and automate them.
Review, maintain and improve current automated software test methodologies and processes.
Measuring and reporting QA operational KPI’s to Engineering Management
5+ years of experience testing Web applications
Detail oriented with good written & verbal communication skills
Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
Broad knowledge and hands-on technical experience in test methodologies and automation development, with extensive experience creating automation and test frameworks such as Selenium WebDriver, RSpec, and Cucumber
Experience in implementing automated software delivery pipelines and continuous integration using tools such as Git and Jenkins
Experience in developing RESTful API test automation
Experience in load and performance testing of large distributed high traffic web environments
Experience doing Security testing is a plus