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QA Automation Engineer
Ref No.: 17-00644
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 11/20/2017
  • Verify & Validate process in terms of activities (testing, code inspection, etc.), methods, tools, etc.
  • Develop, maintain, and implement system/UAT testing strategy, test plans, test processes, test scenarios, and test cases
  • Create test estimation templates, if required
  • Identify test cases and those that can be automated
  • Create and maintain a business requirement to test result mapping / traceability matrix
  • Develop automation scripts for each of the test cases identified for automation
  • Document Standards and Guidelines for testing and scripting
  • Install guide and user manual for the test automation scripts
  • Provide leadership and "best practices” experience for definition and implementation for the process area
  • Provide guidance and support to Project Manager for implementing the defined process
  • Provide necessary training to team members
  • Reconcile data between source and target systems as part of data migration testing and production cut over
  • Communicate with Functional leads, Business/Systems Analysts and Developers to understand/clarify requirements
  • Participate in QA reviews and audits of project activities and work products to ensure compliance with documented plans, procedures, and standards
  • Provide technical information for Change Requests meetings
  • Participate in systems requirement reviews and team meetings
  • Participate in production support and troubleshooting
  • Participate in collection and review of quantitative data related to software testing and development activities for analysis, measurement and reporting
  • Identify, report, and manage defects in defect tracking system

Certification like ISTQB and CSTE (preferred, not required)