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Test Specialist – Automation

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Job Summary

Company: mPower Software Services
Location: Baltimore, MD
Type: Full time

Job Description

Duties / Responsibilities

  • Perform software validation and testing, write test cases, map requirements to test scenarios, validate functionality, perform regression testing, integration testing, interface testing, and testing of downstream functions.
  • Prepare any required test documentation, design and prepare test data, review test results, and evaluate for conformance with design.
  • Translate verbal and written requirements and functional specifications into effective test cases and test scenarios to conduct integrated, scenario-based User Acceptance Testing (UAT) of complex health exchange systems.
  • Develop and identify test data for test scenarios.
  • Execute test cases and document the results of the test execution.
  • Document defects identified during test case execution and work with developers to resolve the defects.
  • Create test plans and test calendars to coordinate testing tasks and establish timelines.
  • Utilize performance testing techniques such as performance modeling, establishing baselines, services monitoring, and profiling system performance.
  • Use performance tools such as JMeter, Gatling, BlazeMeter, or similar tools to simulate usage/load of large enterprise environments.
  • Perform API services testing using the ReadyAPI tool or similar tools.
  • Work with stakeholders and cross-functional teams to resolve issues and validate requirements.
  • Conduct quality assurance activities such as peer reviews of test cases, test plans, and test case execution results.
  • Support User Acceptance Testing (UAT) activities.

Note: The candidate must be flexible to work overtime, on-site/off-site, as needed, including weekends, holidays, and off-hours.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A minimum of five (5) years of IT experience in test automation frameworks in a JAVA-based or JavaScript-based technology stack.
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience creating test scripts for microservices/API using Newman or equivalent.
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience developing BDD (Behavior Driven Development) using Cucumber or equivalent.
  • Experience in prioritizing and tagging the application features for smoke, regression, and load testing.
  • Experience in developing and enhancing functional test automation frameworks and publishing coverage reports.
  • Knowledge of programming languages like Java, JavaScript, and TypeScript.
  • Expertise in automation testing tools like Playwright, Selenium, Cucumber, or equivalent.
  • Experience in Sauce Labs or similar tools.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience as a Java/Web application tester.
  • Hands-on experience developing automation scripts using Selenium, Selenium Web Driver, QTP, Python, or similar tools.
  • Knowledge of database concepts and experience in writing SQL queries.
  • Experience developing automated scripts for RESTful services and integrating them with Jenkins/GIT.
  • Experience in testing websites across multiple browsers, web services, back-end processing, and data validation utilizing SQL.
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with backend database testing on SQL, PostgreSQL, or any other enterprise database systems.
  • Experience in performing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) related test automation, scenario testing, human-in-the-loop analysis, scripting, and testing.
  • Ability to use SQL to perform complex DB queries.
  • Experience in mobile testing, system testing, data migration testing, data integrity testing, and data transformation-related testing.
  • Experience with industry-standard Quality Assurance best practices for Agile and Iterative SDLCs, testing methodologies, version control systems, implementation, and deployment activities.

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