Sr. QA Automation Engineer -

8 months contract

Cary, NC

SMART IT People has an 8 month contract opportunity for a Senior QA Automation Engineer with experience in Cary, NC.

Skills/Experience Required:

·         4+ years of proven experience in defining, developing and owning test automation infrastructure for an enterprise

·         Highly skilled in a variety of languages, frameworks, and tools for automated testing solutions, such as:

o, JMeter, Selenium, Javascript, Typescript, C#

·         Hands on experience in developing test automation frameworks from scratch

·         Experience building continuous integration and deployment solutions (Bamboo, etc.)

·         Experience with Github Flow and working with Atlassian tools such as Bitbucket, Bamboo, etc is a plus.

·         Experience working with a distributed team in an Agile Environment (preferred)

·         Should have experience in manual testing

·         Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills

·         Flexible in working as both an individual and a team player

Job description:

·         Quickly ramp up and gain relevant domain and technology knowledge

·         Provide leadership in defining appropriate testing methodologies, strategies, standards, tools, best practices for automation processes

·         Define architecture, design, and implementation of Test Automation Framework

·         Establish automation test coverage strategy that aligns with the product design and covers the entire software development life cycle

·         Create, advocate and coach test automation best practices to team members and development teams

·         Design, build, and execute Web and API test scripts by translating manual regression test cases into automated tests scripts

·         Collaborate with Development Managers, Product Owners and other teams to ensure the highest quality of the product by architecting automation focused solutions

·         Leverage existing Automation Frameworks to build new test scripts

·         Conduct PoCs on latest test automation tools and technologies

·         Helping deliver high quality software releases

To apply, please send your resume in MS Word format to: with job title in subject line.