Cloud Platform - SDET QE Automation Engineer

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Job Description

As a Senior Quality Engineer, you will be leading and driving efforts of QE Automation for the next generation of Platform-as-a-Service for American Express. You will be working closely with our Software Engineers, Business Partners and Systems Engineers and have an opportunity to work with multitude of tools and technologies.
  • Drive opportunities to adopt innovative testing technologies and techniques.
  • Works with scrum teams to drive improvements in code quality via automated testing for functional and non-functional tests, test code review, etc.
  • Responsible for managing the definition, implementation, and integration of quality principles into the design and development of software.
  • Proactive involvement in the reviewing user stories/specifications for weaknesses in function, security, performance, scalability, testability, and usability aspects and provides recommendations.
  • Responsible for developing non-functional and functional test cases and thrive for 100% test automation to meet testing of business requirements.
  • Monitors and tracks resolution of defects, coordinating with scrum teams in order to prevent, report, and resolve them.
  • Designs, monitors, and analyzes test results and provide quality metrics such as KPIs, defect counts, etc.
  • Identify opportunities to drive innovation and manage product development needs within a fast paced, agile environment
  • Demonstrate coding expertise to develop and maintain test tools and frameworks to validate integration and functional API tests.
  • Through utilization of the software testing lifecycle, develop test plans, cases and scripts against platform testing scenarios providing analysis and reporting on the results.


7+ years of experience as Software Development Engineer in Test or as Automation Quality engineer
UI & API Automation tools – Strong experience in automating Web applications and REST APIs. Big plus if candidate has experience building mock frameworks (Jmock, Mockito or something similar)
    1. Tools:  UI automation (WebDriver, TestNG, Maven, Java or Groovy (Preferred)) / REST API Automation (RestAssured, TestNG, Maven, Java or Groovy(Preferred)
 Cloud / Platform testing – Hands on experience testing / deploying apps in private/public clouds
    • Platforms: Redhat OpenShift, Kubernetes, Docker or AWS/Azure/GCP 
 Networking concepts – Good understanding on networking concepts (VLANS, Subnets, Firewalls, Certs, DNS, Http, Load Balancers)

Big plus if candidate has exposure to DevOps skills and tools – Ansible, Teraform, Inspec, Jenkins

ReqID: 19010660
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Aug 28, 2019, 4:58:03 AM