Test Automation Engineer

The test automation engineer, automates the planning and execution of various levels and types of testing.

The role requires an in-depth knowledge of quality assurance leading practices, software testing methodology, and the systems development life cycle.


Key Responsibilities

  • Defines test strategy, tools, processes and timelines for quality assurance of new and existing products and features
  • Works closely and collaboratively with the development and architecture teams to establish the process for clear and efficient operations and communications related to overall QA and testing process
  • Works with project team members to ensure business requirements and/or feature documents are clear, concise, traceable, and testable
  • Audits systems and business test plans and results
  • Keeps up-to-date with and implements industry best practices
  • Collaborates with development, quality assurance, operations, support and infrastructure teams to maintain high-quality deployment artifacts as they move through the entire deployment pipeline

 

Skills

  • Ability to lead technical teams through the design and implementation of automation
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Highly motivated, energetic, thorough, detail oriented, and able to multi–task
  • Ability to collaborate with various stakeholders and lead a team of junior testers
  • Solid project management skills, including ability to coordinate, negotiate, schedule, and communicate with all levels of staff
  • Understanding of industry-specific quality assurance requirements and regulations

 

Experience

  • Experience in test-driven development, release management, Agile methodologies, .NET, Java and React
  • Experience in continuous testing, continuous integration, test-driven development, and release management
  • Experience in leading technical teams, either in development or operations
  • Experience writing and testing business requirements
  • In depth knowledge of testing concepts, phases, and types of testing
  • Extensive experience developing and automating test scripts and test cases at the required level of detail for each project/feature request
  • Experience with industry-specific QA techniques and methodologies
Test Automation Engineer
Brussels-Capital Region | Freelance/Employment