Ledgent Technology
Test Automation Engineer
At a glance
Location: US-CA-San Diego Map
Posted: 10/11/2018
Closing: 11/10/2018
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Ledgent Technology
Job description
In this role you will write scripts to automate testing and create tools so developers can test
their own code. As an Automation Test Engineer, you identify weak spots and constantly
design better and creative ways to break software and identify potential problems. You'll
have a huge impact on the quality a growing suite of products and services.
You use your knowledge of testing and testability to influence better software design,
promote proper engineering practice, bug prevention strategies, testability, accessibility,
privacy, and other advanced quality concepts across products.

Duties and Responsibilities:
● Design and Develop Software Automation tests
● Roughly 80% hands-on coding.
● Utilizes understanding of DevOps and software engineering best practices to
influence design and implementation approaches and solutions.
● Proactively identifies and communicates potential risk areas in software, defect
management, and push for solution across teams.

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Job requirements
● B.S. or higher in Computer Science or related field.
● 5+ years experience in professional software/cloud engineering, including agile
development.
● Good working knowledge of AWS Cloud services, web applications, system
infrastructure and RESTful API-based testing.
● Strong test automation and code/scripting skills (Selenium Web Driver, Python/Java
based API testing, Bash/Shell).
● Good working experience in engineering practices such as unit test, static code
analysis, code coverage analysis, automated build and release through CI/CD,
application security, and code reviews.
● Experience with test and build systems such as Jenkins, Maven.
● Experience with configuration management tools (Ansible, Chef).
● Experience with Docker (Kubernetes experience is a plus).
● Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
● Strong interpersonal and communications skills
Test Automation Engineer