Lead QA Automation Engineer

<strong>Working at Advantasure is more than a job &mdash; you&rsquo;re part of a team that is becoming the country&rsquo;s leading healthcare solutions provider.<br /></strong><br /><strong>A career at Advantasure means you&rsquo;ll be part of one of the most dynamic, diversified and innovative healthcare companies in the nation. You&rsquo;ll be helping our clients make their members healthier &mdash; and our communities a better place to call home.</strong>

Sacramento, CA


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Competitive Compensation and Benefits Package

Overview: The Lead QA Automation Engineer / SDET responsibilities include both software development and testing tasks.&nbsp; This position requires advanced programming skills that create automation testing tools and frameworks to assist the manual testing process for production software.&nbsp;
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Design and develop tests, tools, and frameworks to enable the reduction of manual testing.</li> <li>Leads the solution delivery and implementation of programs and projects</li> <li>Responsible for test creation, testing a large module and/or a large component.</li> <li>Design and develop UI, integration, regression, performance, and other testing</li> <li>Works closely with the development team to build/maintain .Net test framework.</li> <li>Comfortable and adaptable in a fast-paced environment with a go-getter attitude.</li> <li>Manually execute testing, if required.</li> <li>Identifies test approaches, coverage, and requirement gaps and risks.</li> <li>Ensures quality measures are included in the initial project design.</li> <li>Writes detailed test strategies and plans, making full use of different test estimation techniques in assessing the best balance of coverage and efficiency for a project.</li> <li>Ensures requirements traceability in the team and identifies areas for improvement.</li> <li>Develops, executes, and analyzes the output from scripts that capture application and platform quality metrics.</li> <li>Troubleshoots errors found in the test environment with help from Development teams.</li> <li>Raises quality issues to the right levels of management using established channels of escalation.</li> <li>May be responsible for providing technical leadership in multiple phases of a project, ensuring coordination of multiple assignments to completion, and escalating key decision points that deviate from the provided technical direction.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>EDUCATION:</strong></p> <p>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field.&nbsp; A relevant combination of education and experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.&nbsp; Continuous learning, as defined by the Company&rsquo;s learning philosophy, is required.&nbsp; Certification or progress toward certification is highly preferred and encouraged.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>EXPERIENCE:</strong></p> <p>Five years or more of experience in software automation testing or relevant experience provides the necessary skills, knowledge, and abilities.&nbsp; Knowledge of programming languages (C#) and process management methodology.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES (SKA) REQUIRED:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Expertise in test automation Selenium Webdriver C#, NUnit, extent reports, Jenkins CI/CD pipeline.</li> <li>Experience with performance, stress, and load testing.</li> <li>Strong analytical, problem solving, and planning skills.</li> <li>Demonstrated leadership abilities</li> <li>Ability to work constructively with other technical experts in a group setting</li> <li>Expert technology stack /platform proficiency: C#,&nbsp;.Net, SQL Server, and Visual Studio</li> <li>Knowledge of HTML 5 based UX</li> <li>Working knowledge of ASP.NET and exposure to user controls, custom controls, and ASP.Net AJAX.</li> <li>Skilled in Web Services (SOAP or REST-based).</li> <li>Knowledge of Relational database design.</li> <li>Knowledge of Test Management and Defect Management Tools.</li> <li>Experience with any nodeJS/Javascript testing frameworks preferred.</li> </ul>