Automation QA Engineer



Quality Assurance
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Thursday, December 10, 2020
PeopleGrove is seeking an Automation QA Engineer to support an agile product development team. This role will collaborate with product managers and engineers to test, iterate, and approve feature releases in a fast-paced and innovative environment.
Candidates should have a strong interest in software development, technology, and the testing process as well as exceptional attention to detail and communication skills.
The QA Engineer will report into QA Lead and work alongside Product, Engineering and Customer Success to develop innovative products in a fast-paced environment and automate test scenarios. This position presents the opportunity to work in a cross-functional and business-critical role in a rapidly growing industry.
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  • Work within the team to define the scope of testing for each feature and attend all walkthrough ceremonies including daily stand-ups, planning meetings and retrospectives
  • Helps write and maintain test plans, test environments, test cases, automated and manual test scripts and track defects using JIRA
  • Execute test scripts/cases and communicate the results of testing daily.
  • Expand testing coverage by enhancing automated test suite capabilities and adding new tests.
  • Send night run execution reports. Setup night run environment.
  • Convert requirements/acceptance criteria into test plan and test cases.
  • Experience with Selenium and Java
  • Maintaining Automation frameworks and leverage existing build framework
  • Good in modification of existing scripts
  • Maintain test suites written in behavior-driven development (BDD)Ready to contribute on Manual testing too (30%)

Required Skills

  • Minimum 3 to 5 Years’ experience in QA Automation Testing using Selenium
  • Good understanding of QA methodologies, Project life cycle, QA process, Defect life cycle etc
  • Experience in any of the programming languages like Java,Python,Javascript with Selenium
  • Experience working on TestNG with BDD or Data driven framework
  • Must have hands on experience working on Maven framework
  • Good in writing custom Xpaths
  • Experience of using any defect tracking tools like Bugzilla, Redmine, Jira and HP ALM
  • Experience in Data Driven/Hybrid Framework will be an added advantage
  • Experience in Functional Testing, System Testing, Regression Testing, Sanity/Smoke Testing required.
  • Have used Central repository for code management(Git, SVN)
  • Preferable to have Automation framework building experience
  • Able to think through and map complex systems, and translate them into clear test cases.
  • A clear and concise communicator, able to work well with a small and cohesive team.
  • A technology enthusiast. Excited to work in a fast-paced development environment, and eager to work with new technologies.
  • Extremely detail-oriented, logical and patient.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Motivated to learn and grow. This position exposes the candidate to all aspects of a successful product, from development through end-user adoption.
  • Interested in entrepreneurship and comfortable with risk. Any small, early-stage business faces big challenges and candidates should be prepared to problem-solve on the fly.

Additional Skills

  • Following are the skills which would be good to have, but are not required
  • CI/CD pipeline setup experience
  • Experience with Appium or other mobile automation tool
  • Knowledge of Perfecto / Saucelabs Automation
  • API testing, AUTO IT tool
  • Performance Testing(Jmeter/Load runner) and Security Testing
At PeopleGrove, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. PeopleGrove is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
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