Randstad VP, QA Automation Architect in Boston, Massachusetts
VP, QA Automation Architect
salary:$115,000 - $120,000 per year
date posted:Monday, March 12, 2018
We're looking for talented experienced software QA automation architect to design, implement, maintain and execute end-to-end Financial Services applications. The candidate will lead a team of onshore and offshore automation engineers automating Java thick client, web based and web service applications. Will develop new tests and support existing regression tests on keyword based UFT framework and Selenium/Java. Excellent communication skills; must be comfortable working with developers and analysts. The position is located at our Boston MA location. Excellent benefits flexible work environments with state of the art technology and lucrative compensation.
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or its equivalent
8+ years software testing experience
5+ years of UFT programming experience
5+ years of strong SQL experience in Oracle MySQL
3+ years of Java/Selenium programming experience
3+ years of leading an automation team
Hands-on experience with keyword/data driven automation frameworks
Hands-on experience testing Web Services using SoapUI or equivalent tool
Experience working in a CI/CD environment is desired
Experience with Jenkins
Experience in Financial Services is desired
Experience working with offshore resources
Research technologies and methodologies which will improve our test practices
Very strong troubleshooting debugging and analysis skills.
Excellent communication skills both written and oral.
Detail oriented with ability to multi-task several responsibilities
Solid understanding of the software development lifecycle
Experience with web services REST SOAP XSLT XSD and XML is a plus.
Experience with FIX or SWIFT would be a plus.
Experience with Web Services testing
Familiarity with UNIX or Linux and Windows operating systems, must be comfortable using standard UNIX utilities to do testing and identify issues.
Self-motivated quick learner and creative problem solver organized and responsible team player.