Automated Test Engineer in Chicago, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is seeking an Automated Test Engineer to work onsite at our client’s facility in Chicago, IL.  This is a contingent position forecasted for one year.  Within this role, you will:

  • Create and implement test cases for products in fast paced agile software development environments
  • Execute manual cases
  • Create and maintain test framework
  • Create UI Automated regression tests
  • Acquire in-depth knowledge of testable products to assist in determination of severity of the issues found and communicates them accordingly
  • Help determine the root cause of issues, resolve testing issues, and drive issues to closure through detailed issue documentation

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, MIS or other related field or equivalent hands on experience in the IT field
  • 3-5 years of software testing experience
  • Good understanding of QA processes, approaches, manual and automation methodologies, and the software development lifecycle with ability to apply that knowledge into daily operation
  • 3-4 years UI Automation experience with Selenium
  • Solid knowledge and demonstrable understanding of object-oriented test frameworks
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever changing development environment
  • Openness to communicating across vast geographic location
  • Strong backend data validation experience, preferably SQL or SQL like databases

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Experience with test management tools
  • Experience with cloud-based SaaS applications
  • Development experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

*** This position will be located in Chicago, IL.  Candidates must be able to relocate at their own expense. ***

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

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.