Automation Analyst Job Description

Automation Analyst Job Description

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Automation analyst provides testing of Local and Global applications of Internal and External clients including database (ORACLE or MS SQL Server) scripts.

Automation Analyst Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Maintain and extend test coverage along with creating appropriate tools, utilities, and automation scripts that assist in functional testing and to create test data
Perform Automation execution manual test execution as needed
Report progress to the QA Test Manager
Identifying areas of improvement / complex processes across Analytics teams which can be automated using VB macros
Analysts are responsible in creating and working on management dashboards and reporting templates
Ability to identify trends, conceptualize reporting formats, write inferences ( commentary) Sales, marketing, Finance, Customer and banking reports
Ability to conceptualize new dashboards and leadership reports based on internal client and business requirements Identify and track content across project
Work with our Customer base to understand their needs and ensure the team delivers high-quality products that meet end-user requirements
Develop reports that provide information on automation processes to benefit business units, management, and customers
Analyze business processes, identify automation opportunities, and assess automation feasibility

Automation Analyst Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Automation Analyst

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ISTQB, PMP, ITIL, RPA, CISSP, AWS, LSS, ISEB, CI, DBA

Education for Automation Analyst

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the automation analyst job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Collage Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Education, Business, Technical, Finance, Information Technology, Business/Administration, Accounting, Information Systems

Skills for Automation Analyst

Desired skills for automation analyst include:

Test automation
SQL
Automated testing
Java
Continuous integration and deployment tools and practices
JavaScript
Barclays Group
Python
HTML
SQL Server

Desired experience for automation analyst includes:

Experience with open-source automation tools and scripting languages (e.g QC Open API architecture, Terminal Emulators API )
Strong communication abilities (verbal and written), time management skills, fast learner, self-motivated, and comfortable taking initiative and handling multiple projects simultaneously
Proven Test Analyst skills (creating test schedules, organizing test suites, test execution)
Continuously monitor, analyze and provide recommendations to improve ROI and funnel effectiveness, optimize and streamline lead flow process
Experience with CRM platforms is a plus
Proficient with MS Excel and must be comfortable working with large amount of data

Automation Analyst Examples

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Automation Analyst Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for an automation analyst. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for automation analyst
  • Work within a cross-functional team of App Admins, DBAs, Sys Admins, and DevOps to specify, design, develop, test, and implement continuous delivery and automated production deployment solutions
  • Oversee the defining, documenting and training of HOPS admins on critical automation systems and related processes
  • Assigned as QA/BSA/PM representative on complex projects to present automation plan/approach/requirements, effort and schedules to the application team
  • Quickly comprehend multiple new applications and business lines in order facilitate the successful implementation functional and performance automation across all the business verticals of Capital Markets
  • Works collaborative with automation team and management on promoting and achieving departmental initiatives
  • Mitigate shortcomings of application documentation / staffing shortages / automation tool limitations to manage risk and prevent the failure of the testing initiative
  • Works with Automation Analyst and Application team for maintenance and development projects ensuring all platform requirements are met to ensure automation scripts can run in the test environment
  • Deal concurrently with business demands and technological challenges while managing customer expectations in a vertically integrated testing organization
  • Analysis and documentation of requirements and supporting details related to identity and system access administration with a focus on the automation of system access provisioning
  • Strong technical background with a concentration on application to application connectivity through stored procedures, API’s
Qualifications for automation analyst
  • Working knowledge of source code management tools like Perforce, GIT
  • Proven use of 2 or more development languages
  • At least 3 years of RFT automation experience
  • Good experience in developing Automation Frameworks from scratch
  • Work as Individual contributor
  • Program, configuration, development for PLC, HMI’s or similar automated controls
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Automation Analyst Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of automation analyst. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation analyst
  • Support development of test plan and timeline for assigned projects in Test Automation group
  • High proficiency with each phase of the SDLC and the ability to manage a team to its use
  • Follow established processes to complete the requirements of the Access Uplift workstream
  • Troubleshoot issues through analysis and documentation of requirements and supporting details supporting the continuous enhancement of firm-wide Access Administration processes and tools
  • Project management as needed partnering with Application Owners, Information Owners and Corporate Technology team to meet a common goal
  • Review and check existing test cases against new requirements
  • Execute functionality and regression test cases
  • Implement test scripts as needed
  • Track reported defects and problems using ALM
  • Work collaboratively with the Project, Change and Release Management Teams, and Application Support Teams to ensure transparent, integrated processes and seamless support delivery
Qualifications for automation analyst
  • Experience with HP ALM, QTP, Selenium, IDE RC Web driver
  • Experience with Jira, Sikuli is highly desirable
  • Experience with Perl, Jenkins, TestNG, Maven and maintenance of Automation Framework is a plus
  • Be able to analyze multi-dimensional problems by gathering relevant info and working with developers to determine root cause
  • Expertise in drafting test artifacts, including Test Plans, Business Test Scenarios and Requirements Traceability Matrices based on Requirements Documents
  • Proficient in writing End-To-End UAT cases & scenarios
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Automation Analyst Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for an automation analyst. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation analyst
  • Maintain automated test framework and regression tests
  • Develop or update ResEdit rules with an emphasis on design and implementation to meet technical and business requirements
  • Perform all aspects of ResEdit development including analysis, design, development, testing, and maintenance
  • Plans and execute testing with emphasis on automation
  • Provide technical input and assistance to internal and external stakeholders
  • Work closely with Functional QA leads, Automation Leads and Development on the design and development of automated test scripts in accordance with defined requirements or test scenarios
  • Use QC/ALM to track Requirements, test cases, scenarios, defects, and maintain execution results for any reporting that is necessary
  • Develop any data sets, utilities, functions, or helper scripts needed to support testing
  • Assist Functional QA leads and Automation leads in any other ad hoc work to support automation based projects
  • Deliver excellent customer service and delivery to key stakeholders
Qualifications for automation analyst
  • At least 4 years of Data Center/Operations experience or related work experience including working with automated job scheduling tools
  • Given-When-Then scenario specification
  • Good analytical skills from functional technology perspective
  • Test Development and Maintenance
  • 3-5 years’ experience in hands-on SAS, advance Excel and VBA programming
  • Expertise in end-to-end automation of solutions
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Automation Analyst Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an automation analyst. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for automation analyst
  • Applies mastery of software quality practices to design, influence and drive quality and testability of products and services
  • Scope of assignments is multiple diverse projects, covering a broad range of technologies and a high level of complexity
  • Coaches and mentors others on Quality methods and techniques
  • Leads quality initiatives
  • Quickly and reasonably provides LOEs, schedule and resource needs proposed objectives
  • Key influencer or major technical decisions
  • Own the strategy to build an overall marketing automation foundation, including campaign process flows, nurture paths, lead scoring, lead stages and best practices for the team to adopt
  • Champion data governance best practices for the Marketing Automation System (MAS)
  • Direct the architecture of the lead capture and management processes that need to exist between the MAS and CRM to ensure they are working seamlessly
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define consistent taxonomies to capture consumer behavior across web-based channel
Qualifications for automation analyst
  • Experience in facilitating workshops and user acceptance testing sessions
  • Experience in Robotic Process Automation projects would be preferable
  • Understand customer needs and creatively develop a solution approach in conjunction with solution architects and stakeholders within the Intelligent Automation group and the BPS verticals
  • Develop appropriate commercial models based on customer’s needs, cost benefit analysis
  • Create crisp and differentiating proposals for automation that clearly articulate our solution, commercials and value proposition
  • Working with implementation team to understand feedback for strengthening bid processes
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Automation Analyst Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of automation analyst. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation analyst
  • Owns the policies surrounding proper campaign building and setup in the MAS to ensure all necessary data points are captured and campaign launch activities operate seamlessly
  • Architect and steer implementation of MAS & CRM solutions that allow for scalable, repeatable and comparable methods of measurement and performance tracking related to campaign activities
  • Direct the efforts of the Marketing Analyst to analyze and report key performance metrics and provide insights to marketing team and executives
  • The Automation Analyst is responsible for automating manual test cases submitted to the TCOE
  • Participate in Functional Test defect triage meetings as needed to help resolve defects uncovered by automated scripts
  • Assist in development of Testing Exit Reports for assigned projects
  • Collaborate with Test Data Lead and Test Data Analyst to ensure adequacy of test data for assigned projects
  • Collaborate with Functional Testing Leads and Functional Testing Analysts to better understand business requirements and application functionality
  • Define project time lines anddeliverables, support automation coding efforts to bring theseinitiatives to fruition
  • Procurement reporting for MMR and GCPO executive reporting (reports
Qualifications for automation analyst
  • Capture learnings from winning and losing bids to strengthen the process for preparing bids
  • Working collaboratively with various stakeholders to understand needs and creatively putting together winning themes
  • Technical or trade school preferred
  • Additional assets would be experience with orchestration, infrastructure testing, databases, web applications, TCP/IP Networking and routing, and cloud service providers (AWS, Azure)
  • Minimum of 5+ years of Technical Analysis experience
  • Proficiency with MS Project, Excel and PowerPoint is required

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