DXC Technology Test Automation Engineer in Plano, Texas
Test automation engineers also known as test automation developers are software developers/engineers who work within an Agile team to design, develop and run automatic tests for both new and existing software applications, libraries and platforms.
The role requires a combination of development, testing & automation skills.
Test Automation Developers need to be able to participate in the full testing cycle, starting from test strategy -> test execution -> automation & maintenance thus ensuring quality of the associated business value.
Test Automation Engineers will be required to design, develop automated tests including unit tests, integration tests and End-to-End tests. They are also required to support both operational acceptance testing and program level testing such as dynamic security testing.
Test automation engineers require a combination of the following key skills:
Designing and writing test automation scripts for all phases in the development cycle, including continuous integration (CI), and continuous delivery and/or continuous deployment (CD), integration, regression and end to end test scenarios.
Swagger, RESTful APIs/webservices, microservices
Kubernetes, Docker or other container exposure
Test automation frameworks and tools like Selenium or Cucumber.
Static and Dynamic Application Security Testing.
DevOps tools including GitHub, Jenkins and Artifactory.
Exposure to Cloud Platforms including Azure, Google Cloud and AWS.
Focus on automation and infrastructure as code using tools like Ansible, Terraform & CloudFormation templates.
Detailed understanding of Agile methodologies & concepts.
Working with dev team (Product Owner, Scrum Master, Developers, Testers, Architects and DevOps engineers) in an Agile manner.
Investigate problems and find solutions to issues identified in testing.
Mathematical aptitude and strong problem-solving skills.
Detail orientated with excellent organizational and teamwork skills.
Effectively prioritize and execute tasks with a strong customer service orientation in a high-pressure environment.
Motivated and career orientated with an understanding of latest industry trends and their potential application to our development environment.
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