Automation Testing Job Description

Automation Testing Job Description

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Automation testing provides expertise in the quality engineering, test planning and testing methodology for a software project and stays on top of evolving QA industry processes and standards.

Automation Testing Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective automation testing job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included automation testing job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Review requirements, specifications, user documentation, help files, and other project documentation to understand the system and assure quality of the products and automated tests to be developed
Develop manual testcases based on requirements and then convert them to automation
Develop automation standards and processes
Documenting design decisions and ensuring adherence
As a Senior QA Engineer, you'll work with open source tools to automate testing
Responsible for defining manual and automated testing strategy/standards and the design of resilient automated test components and test programs
Oversee execution of automated tests and troubleshoot system failures
Work in an agile team of 5-7 software engineers, QA engineers and product owners
Work on evolution of requirements along with business and product managers
Automated testing for products developed by the cross functional teams

Automation Testing Qualifications

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

Licensing or Certifications for Automation Testing

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ISTQB, ISEB, CCNA, CWNA, CCNP, COTS, CCIE, ASQ, CLAD, AIM

Education for Automation Testing

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the automation testing job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering, Education, Technical, Electronics, Information Technology, Information Systems, Spectrum, Business

Skills for Automation Testing

Desired skills for automation testing include:

FIS’ products and services
Basic financial analysis principles and ratios
Business goals
Objectives and business operations for the appropriate FIS organization
Financial services industry
Waterfall and Agile SDLC
Methods
Tools and technology used in software testing
Quality processes
Features and components of existing and planned operating systems and applications

Desired experience for automation testing includes:

5+ years in automation testing
3+ years of webservices testing using tools such as SOAPUI
Should be a self-driven individual and be able to independently handle the assignments lead an automation team
C# 4.0 or greater
Solid discipline around unit testing
Multi-threaded

Automation Testing Examples

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Automation Testing Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an automation testing. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for automation testing
  • Ability to come up with innovative ideas to improve product capabilities and quality
  • Key POC at BLR site for automation
  • Analyze and understanding the Software/Functional Test cases
  • Develop automation test plans and strategies on the responsible area
  • Responsible for the design, realization and automation of a system, subsystem and component
  • Create (detailed) design architecture for framework
  • Define and implement key functional and non-functional test suites for the product
  • Participate in peer reviews for project artifacts and ensure the quality of deliverables
  • Manage automation estimation, planning and risk management activities
  • Keeps abreast of technical developments in own field through study, technical contacts, and propagates it
Qualifications for automation testing
  • Solace, Tibco or any other middle ware experience
  • Financial Services support experience focused on business process and corresponding data
  • Experience working with and directing offshore development teams
  • Demonstrated competency in reducing and optimizing production schedules
  • Knowledge of any automated testing tools required
  • At least 2 years of experience in Application Development using J2EE
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Automation Testing Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of automation testing. 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 testing
  • Define & drive automation quality improvement initiatives, deploy right tooling for automation quality & productivity improvement
  • Close communication and coordination with San Diego and Rancho Cordova sites
  • Be able to travel to US on a needed basis to ensure successful team interaction and collaboration
  • Read and understand high level product description or requirement document and design elements and propose test plans and test cases to perform system, functional, integration and end user level testing of software work products
  • Collaboration with agile team to create user stories, iterating and grooming user stories, creating test plans with feedback from product owner and development engineers, executing test plans and driving user stories to completion
  • Development of needed test scripts, frameworks and test harness to perform the test function
  • Clear communication of issues/failures with sufficient data
  • Predict and plan for various stages and volume of testing through the product lifecycle
  • Learning and adapting newer more efficient tools
  • Profile product performance, by feature/user story
Qualifications for automation testing
  • At least 2 years of experience in SQL development in RDBMS
  • At least 2 years of experience in Linux server environment
  • At least 2 years of Linux Shell Scripting
  • 3 years of experience as Senior developer in technology projects
  • 3 years of experience in design and integration of web applications
  • 1 years of experience developing RESTful web services
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Automation Testing Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for an automation testing. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for automation testing
  • Apply good communication skills with team interaction
  • Passionate about software testing
  • Passionate about using latest technologies and devices
  • Theoretical knowledge of test scripting bash, perl
  • Theoretical knowledge OOP concepts
  • Basic knowledge of Java or .NET programming languages
  • Hands on or theoretical knowledge of SQL databases
  • Passionate IT graduate
  • A proactive person, fast learner and motivated
  • Advanced knowledge of the English language, both spoken and written form
Qualifications for automation testing
  • Participate and work closely with developers at various stages fspec, design reviews to develop detailed test plans, tools, utilities
  • Design, Install and Maintain Test beds, test topologies
  • Perform Dev-Test, Regression, Stress, Scale and Performance Tests and some Solutions tests
  • Develop python scripts for automated testing
  • Participate in customer calls and assist in troubleshooting, data gathering and communicating resolution/fixes
  • Participate and work closely with developers at various stages fspec, design reviews to develop testplans, tools, utilities
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Automation Testing Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of automation testing. 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 testing
  • Proficient in coding with C# (preferred) or other languages
  • Experience using SQL or other relational database languages
  • Experience with TFS, Visual Studio, MTM and Scrum helpful
  • Experience with automated regression and load testing tools
  • Implementation of test automation using Coded UI for web applications
  • Support test automation solutions for different environments (Web, Web services and XML)
  • Creating appropriate utilities, and automation scripts that assist teams in functional testing and to create test data
  • Passion for Testing, Test automation, Problem Analysis and Triaging
  • Work closely with the developers, testers and cross-functional teams to understand requirements and automate
  • Experience in designing Test Automation Framework that is scalable and reliable
Qualifications for automation testing
  • Set up complex test beds based on Project requirements
  • BSEE/CS combined with 7-10+ yrs related experience
  • Experience with mesh networks and / or sensor networks
  • Strong understanding of internet protocols (IPv4/IPv6/ICMPv6/TCP/UDP/DHCPv6/Netconf/HTTPS/WSMA)
  • Experience with SOAPUI, RESTful API testing
  • Knowledge of 3G/4G, Wimax, Wifi and other wireless technologies is a plus
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Automation Testing Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for an automation testing. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for automation testing
  • Develops and maintains the Test Automation Framework/Code
  • Expertise in System, Unit, Component, Integration, Regression, API, Smoke, Performance / Load Testing
  • Contribute to the process enhancements to show effective results
  • Implement best practices whenever and where ever needed
  • UAT (not mandatory, knowledge is enough)
  • May need 24x7 support for offshore and to support other issues on production (if any)
  • 1 year or more of relevant work experience in development or test automation
  • Excellent knowledge on Android Systems
  • Proven work experience in testing android based complex systems like high end smartphones
  • Develop and validate automated tests
Qualifications for automation testing
  • Good Understanding of PKI infrustructure
  • Strong scripting experience with Tcl/Expect, Python
  • UI Application testing and experience with GUI Automation tool
  • Working experience of Virtualization technologies such as VMWare, Hyper-V, KVM
  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, FP&A, IT, Project Management or equivalent work experience
  • Automation test experience is must on any of the tools like QTP or Test Complete

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