CLEAResult QA Automation Lead in Westborough, Massachusetts

Overview:

CLEAResult helps utilities, businesses and individuals make the wise use of energy a way of life. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, with offices in more than 40 cities in the U.S. and Canada, CLEAResult designs, markets and implements energy programs around the globe. Our experienced energy experts tailor strategies to our clients’ specific needs and circumstances. We are building industry leading business applications, utilizing Salesforce to deliver services to our client, trade allies and end-customers.

The QA Test Automation Lead is responsible for leading our efforts in architecting and building our next generation automated testing framework that will be leveraged for automated testing solutions within all of our development teams. They will use cutting edge technologies to evangelize and implement modern testing methodologies to support the automated testing and delivery of custom software solutions that span Salesforce, web and mobile technologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Architects and designs lasting testing solutions in working with Technical Leads.

  • Takes end-to-end responsibility for the design and efficient high-quality delivery of the core QA automation framework.

  • Plans and directs the work of self and others by studies of design alternatives, problems and solutions.

  • Effectively mentors and guides less experienced individual contributors and offshore contractors within their immediate functional area.

  • Regularly practices new or innovative testing methodologies to focus efforts to improve results.

  • Willing to work beyond comfort zone. Results driven and action focused. Responsibly takes risks and removes impediments and inefficiencies enabling team to deliver solutions more quickly.

  • Fosters a culture that stimulates innovative and creative approaches to solving problems.

  • Regularly finds innovative solutions to problems encountered on the job and helps co-workers do the same.

  • Understand current and future business goals and ongoing IT issues to ensure business success

  • Coordinate with other QA and Technical Leads on complimentary work streams

Qualifications:

Skills and Competencies:

  • 8 years of experience in QA automation

  • Relevant experience in building and supporting a QA automation framework that is compatible with Behavior Driven Development, Domain Driven Development and ATDD.

  • Demonstrated experience with Cucumber, Behave, SpecFlow, or similar.

  • Demonstrated experience with Selenium or Ranorex.

  • Familiarity with automation framework patterns to support common testing scenarios – black box, white box, positive, negative, etc.

  • Both front-end and back-end testing expertise

  • Experience with Salesforce is a plus.

  • Understanding of Agile/Scrum methodology

Education and Experience:

  • Computer Science or Similar Degree, and/or 8 years equivalent work experience.

Travel:

  • Travel may be required – less than 50%.

Job ID 2017-5202

Physical Job Location Westborough, MA