Digital Application QA Engineer in Chicago, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 2/8/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT is hiring for a Digital Application QA Engineer to work onsite for our customer located in Chicago, IL in a contingent position forecasted for 1 year.  The Digital Application QA Engineer is responsible for both application quality and performance.  In this role you will,

  • Performing in-sprint functional acceptance automation using the relevant tools and frameworks by collaborating with the development and product teams.
  • Development and implementation of stress and parallel tests for non-functional requirements.
  • Design and Development of custom testing framework for better control of execution and overall management (selection, logging, reporting ...etc.)
  • Works independently on complex systems or infrastructure components that may be used by one or more applications or systems.
  • Maintains high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits
  • Employee is also responsible for performing other job duties as assigned by Caterpillar management from time to time.


  • Bachelor’s degree in required, Master’s degree preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience with functional testing automation with tools & technologies such as Selenium, Cucumber, Cypress, TestNG, TypeScript and Java
  • 1+ years of experience in parallel and performance testing using tools such as Selenium Grid or Browser Stack, LoadRunner or JMeter and AppDynamics
  • 3+ years of experience API testing automation using Rest Assured or Karate DSL or Soup UI and Postman
  • 3+ years of experience agile Scrum and CI/CD

Top candidates will also have:

  • Proven experience in some of the following,
  • Develops and maintains UI & API Test automation frameworks
  • Hands on experience with testing tools such as Selenium and Cucumber and their integration into CI/CD pipelines.
  • Hands on experience in TypeScript, JS, Java is preferred
  • Test driven development and behavior driven development
  • Strong understanding and/or experience in some of the following,
  • Strong analytical skills to identify test plan automation possibilities, maintain and optimize the existing stacks
  • Develops and maintains performance testing using tools such as Selenium Grid or Browser Stack, LoadRunner or JMeter and AppDynamics
  • Knowledge and understanding of DevOps principles and performance analysis

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.