Robert Half International Test Automation Lead in Charlestown, Massachusetts


Key Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Define the test automation strategy, select automation tools, design the automation framework, Lead the effort to establish the test automation framework that will be used across IT

  • Execute automation strategy, define and manage automation metrics, and drive process improvements

  • Provide technical leadership, direction, strategy and hands-on assistance to other members of the team

  • Mentors other QA professionals on the team in test automation best practices and adherence to overall testing strategy

  • Promote the advancement and maturity of the Plan’s automation practices through training, collaboration, and creation of standards

  • Perform ROI analysis for functional test automation to monitor that substantial and measurable improvements for product quality and improves in overall team efficiencies

  • Design and implement advanced testing practices and tools. Evaluate, recommend, and implement enterprise-wide standards and process guidelines that support automated process improvement across the SDLC

  • Establish policies and procedures to ensure that the organization understands their roles and responsibilities for test automation.

  • Responsible for tool system administration and integrations required to support the strategic roadmap and will implement enterprise-wide standards and process guidelines to ensure effective use of the tools

  • Ensure test scripts are documented, reported and tracked in HP Quality Center or appropriate tools

  • Help define measurable testing metrics and build out automated reporting and dashboards. Provide automation test reports and statistics and ensure accurate and complete documentation. Qualifications: Education:

  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or related field Experience:

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in Quality Assurance/ Testing procedures, testing methodologies that includes implementing Automation solutions

  • Experience implementing one or more automation frameworks (UTF, QC/ALM, Selenium or developed in-house)

  • QTP/UFT experience in building object repositories, standard & custom checkpoints, parameterization, reusable functions, recovery scenarios, and descriptive programming

  • Experience with a variety of testing techniques and methodologies

  • Experienced in performing test automation assessments, identifying targets for automation, and recommending automation best practices

  • Keeps current on test automation tools and their benefits or shortcomings

  • Administrator and user experience with HP QuickTest Pro, Unified Functional Tester, and QC/ALM

  • Subject matter expert in software testing standards, processes, methodologies, and tools

  • Experienced with automating UI, APIs, web services and back-end processes

  • Experience in applying formal QA and testing methodologies

  • Experienced in cross-training and mentoring other team members on the automation framework and scripts development

  • Experienced in successfully automating smoke tests and regression test suites Experience Preferred/Desirable:

  • Experience in healthcare industry preferred


QA - Quality Assurance, Testing, Selenium, QTP, API - Application Programming Interface, SSIS - SQL Server Integration Services, MS Office

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Salary: $43.54 - 50.41/hr

Location: Charlestown, MA

Date Posted: January 11, 2019

Employment Type: Contract

Job Reference: 02100-0010801813

Staffing Area: Technology & IT