VMware QA Automation Engineer - Opportunity for Working Remotely in San Francisco, California
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ITITQA_P3 - IT Software QA Engineer - Professional 3
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Recruiting Start DateRecruiting Start Date06/23/2021
Anticipated Hire QuarterAnticipated Hire Quarter09/30/2021
Target End DateTarget End Date10/29/2021
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Job DescriptionJob Description The Elevator Pitch: Why will you enjoy this new opportunity? You will be a great fit for this role if you have a passion towards quality engineering, with an automation-first mindset, deep understanding of test-automation methodologies and tools. As a Quality Automation Engineer you will be part of end-to-end testing team and will be responsible for understanding end-to-end business requirements and translating them to automated test suites and test cases. You’d need high degree of efficiency and motivation in work habits with the ability to work in a challenging, fast-paced environment. What is primary need, technical challenge, and/or problem you will be responsible for? As a Quality Automation Engineer, you will play an instrumental role in developing automated test strategies. Your responsibilities will span across creating, maintaining, and executing test suites and test scripts by analyzing the business and functional requirements across multiple Portals, Finance, and CRM systems. You will work with functional Quality Engineers and development teams across geos as part of your day-to-day activities. Success in the Role: What are the performance goals over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing?
Your extensive experience in test automation framework development with Selenium/Java/Python or other scripting languages will come handy in creating new and maintaining test automation frameworks and scripts.
You will utilize your API and REST knowledge to automate micro-services across different systems.
Use BDD methodology to break down high level business use cases into achievable/traceable/executable automation test cases.
Integrate automated test suites using CI/CD with Jenkins.
Knowledge of SQL and API test frameworks.
Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured automation test strategy, test scenarios, test plans and end-to-end test scripts around across multiple system.
Effectively utilize Code and Test management tools like GitHub and Perforce.
Responsible for sharing daily and weekly automation updates and test results with project teams.
Create and execute automation scripts (using Java and Selenium WebDriver) and API testing (using REST assured).
QA team is spread across geos, and hence you will need to work with colleagues remotely – both full time employees and contingent workforce. What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis? You will play an integral role in keeping our automation tests suites up to date and enhance them. You will develop new and execute and debug existing tests to ensure on time quality deliverables for your team. Utilizing your technical skills, you’ll understand business issues, propose solutions, develop and execute on automation test strategy and test scripts. What is the leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like? You will be part of the Shared Services IT-QA team. IT-QA is headed by Anand Devanathan – who has spent over 4 years managing delivery for the Finance, Legal, HR portfolio and 2+ years managing quality engineering for VMware IT. The team prides itself on having delivered consistently across the large portfolio it oversees and setting industry best practices in terms of organizing itself for delivery and approaching automation and innovation. What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware? You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Below are some highlights, or you can view the complete benefits package by visiting www.benefits.vmware.com .
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types
Generous Time Off Programs
40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community
Rethink's Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities
Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, trainings, course work, etc.)
Healthy and local inspired snacks in all our on-site pantries
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Quality Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-07-19
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