RELX Group Sr Quality Test Engineer - Automation in Alpharetta, Georgia

Sr Quality Test Engineer - Automation

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Location: Alpharetta, Georgia, United States

Sr. Quality Test Engineer - Automation

Alpharetta, GA

In this role, you will be working on MVR (Motor Vehicle Report) on QA-related functions such as vetting requirements, creating Test Plans and test cases, executing test cases, creating automation scripts, and reviewing regression results in order to quickly determine if our products are ready for market. You will also be Identify opportunities to automate, develop programmatic process improvements and roll it out to the team for adapting.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years of Quality Test Engineering experience

  • BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience required

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Proficient in automated testing for web applications including testing of SOAP/RESTful web services

  • Experience with Git, Jira and Jenkins is a preferred

  • Experience with one or more automation testing tools such as Groovy, Selenium, Junit, Cucumber, or other similar tools for object-oriented programs

  • Experience working with one or more of the following: JavaScript, JSON, XML, EDI, SQL transactions

  • Strong understanding of QA methodologies

  • A team player with go getter attitude

  • Strong knowledge of the software development process.

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to develop and execute complex automated and performance testing.

  • Ability to work with large sets of data

  • Basic understanding of working within budgets.

  • Understanding of industry trends.

  • Strong research skills (tools/root cause analysis).

  • Exhibits innovative approaches to process improvement.

  • Ability to Administer tools/environments for the team

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Proactively Identify areas where automation can be applied to improve the efficiencies, speed to market and accuracy in software delivery

  • Develop and execute automated and performance testing for assigned projects to successfully and consistently enable delivery of high-quality software products and services on time, on budget, and to specification.

  • Plan Regression test cases, create static test data, develop scripts and build automation to run regression tests

  • Look for patterns in the results and build intelligence into the automation for catching errors, generating alerts and automatic sign offs.

  • Develop scripts to reduce the time taken for validations and increase the accuracy and quality on adhoc basis

  • Configure, maintain, and/or administer testing tools or environments.

  • Take an active part in leading the team towards Continuous Build/Continuous Integration/Continuous deployment

  • Interact with Product Management, Project Management, Engineering, and Operations teams to plan testing for delivery of products and enhancements and to assure products meet product requirements and quality standards.

  • Maintain flexibility to react quickly to changes in priorities or circumstances to meet the needs of the business.

  • Report issues and results, researching and identifying root causes as appropriate, documenting accordingly.

  • Ensure that testing addresses requirements as agreed with other stakeholders.

  • Research available tools and participate in initiatives to implement those that will cost-effectively enhance testing capabilities and product quality.

  • Research and identify root causes of performance issues in partnership with architects, developers, and network and system engineers.

  • Maintain awareness of the state of the industry and evaluate emerging trends/developments that may benefit the organization.

  • Conduct project reviews, ensuring review criteria are defined, and implementing procedures for ensuring quality control of project deliverables.

  • Cooperate in the enhancement of the methodologies employed for test planning and execution, defect tracking, and metric and status reporting.

  • Lead or participate in continuous improvement initiatives and implementation of best practices.

  • Maintain framework for record retention in order to support internal and external IT audits.

  • Work across teams to enhance quality assurance/testing and help to develop/execute performance and automation testing throughout the business as appropriate.

  • All other duties as assigned.

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit www.lexisnexisrisk.com. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or accommodations@relx.com.