Automation Engineer

The Automation Engineer will work closely with the QA Director and will be an integral part of our development process. This person will be responsible for detecting, analyzing and resolving issues to meet and maintain quality standards.

Americaneagle.com was recently named by Built in Chicago as one of the best places to work and to Inc.com's list of 5000 fastest-growing private companies for the past seven years.

Responsibilities:
  • Performance testing
  • Define and establish automation strategy and processes
  • Coach members of the team on automation best practices
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Define, develop, and implement quality assurance practices and procedures, test plans for both automated and manual testing
  • Review requirements specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Interact with project managers and developers to drive projects to on-time, quality releases
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's or Masters degree in Computer Science or a related field is preferred 
  • Experience in automation testing using Selenium/C#
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Experience with cross-browser and cross-operating system testing
  • 3+ years experience developing automated test scripts from scratch in production systems
  • Strong understanding of automated testing for web-based API such as Rest and web services
  • Experience with .NET is a plus
  • Database knowledge, MS SQL Server preferred
  • Experience with any other automation tools like Cypress
  • Experience with Load/Stress testing with JMeter or similar tools
  • Any experience working with a Content Management System (CMS) is a plus
  • Ability to test from different perspectives and an eye for catching bugs
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships across functional areas
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced development environment

In addition to the list above, Americaneagle.com offers a generous compensation and benefits package, 401K, and more. The office in Des Plaines, IL (Chicago area) is conveniently located 2 miles north of the Rosemont CTA Station (Blue Line) and is served by Pace Bus 221. On-site parking is provided.

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