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Automation Engineer

Job Title: Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Erbil, Iraq
Industry:
REF: 956
Contact Name: Rahel Surchi
Job Published: 18 days ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking for Automation Engineer for an international testing & inspection services company. The chosen candidates will be based in Erbil, Min 15 years’ of experience.

 

List of General Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute test plans and test cases with a strong emphasis on using code to solve technical challenges and shorten the test cycle through automation.
  • Estimate test efforts, analyze and communicate test results and participate in day to day QA Activities.
  • Add to our company’s performance and scalability testing efforts and improve the test frameworks, tools and technologies used by the organization to maintain a high quality bar.
  • Work with Development, Test and Product Management to design and implement test and validation strategies.
  • Execute and manage test cases and results; report on test and defect metrics.
  • Create, execute and troubleshoot automated test scenarios across our systems.
  • Contribute to robust, scalable, and high quality test automation solutions for functional, regression and performance testing
  • Contribute to the building of a continuous Integration (CI) environment and ongoing process improvement activities.
  • Identify required improvements in the test and development processes; make contributions to our automation tools that address specific needs.
  • Maintain a high quality bar in a complex and constantly evolving workspace.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience with software testing and automated test techniques with a strong focus on quality throughout the entire software development cycle.
  • Good knowledge of object oriented programming, along with requisite coding and debugging skills.
  • Design and development skills in Python and/or Java.
  • Understanding of software design principles, patterns, algorithms, data structures and multi-threading concepts.
  • Proven ability to translate functional requirements and use cases into working test plans and test cases.
  • Experience building highly automated environments using virtual and cloud resources is strongly desired.
  • Strong customer focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience working in an agile environment preferred.
  • Passion for improving code quality through interaction with development team.
  • Demonstrated skill in using coding standards and being an active participant in code reviews.
  • BS/MS/PhD degree in Computer Science or Equivalent.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Min 15 years of experience.

Please note due to the high number of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.