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Banfield Pet Hospital Sr. Engineer Automation SQA in Vancouver, Washington

Summary and Qualifications:

The primary purpose and function of the Sr Engineer Automation is to provide automation leadership to the Software Quality Assurance (SQA) team for completing projects as assigned by the practice. This position works closely with the SQA testers and engineering team to ensure the product features are delivered on time with high quality.

Essential Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Liveand exemplify the Five Principles of Mars, Inc. within self and team.

  • Designand develop high quality, data-driven modular test scripts in HP Quick Test ProUse,mentoring others on tools such as Visual Basic, Quality Test Pro (HP), and defecttracking systems, in order to document test plans, test cases and test scripts,and categorize according to established standards.

  • Workon application test framework promoting re-usability and scalability of testassets, ensuring:

  • Rapiddevelopment of modular test cases based on requirements.

  • Peerreviews of test cases and artifacts.

  • Meetingon time, on-quality commitments for assigned program/project deliverables.

  • Maintainand support quality standards developed in the documented SDLC process and ensurenew standards are maintained in future releases.

  • Deliveragreed upon metrics for defects and performance to the SQA Manager.

  • Collaborateeffectively with the team leads and team members in Software Engineering andBusiness/Systems analysis as well as other IT and business teams.

  • Maintainthe PetWare SQA testing lab to the hospital standards that have been developed.

  • Communicatewith SQA manager on software testing process improvement suggestions, teamschedule, PetWare release issues/risks logs and team activity status reports.

  • Otherjob duties as assigned.

Special Working Conditions:

  • Abilityto work at a computer for long periods of time.

  • Projecttimelines and work volume / deadlines may often require more than 40 hours perweek to complete essential duties of this job.

  • Musthave mental processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics and languageability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform theduties proficiently.

  • Abilityto carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form and tosolve problems involving several variables.

  • Abilityto stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb as well as manipulate (lift,carry, move) up to 50 pounds.

  • Requiresgood hand-eye coordination, arm-hand-finger dexterity with the ability tograsp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard and operate necessary equipment.

  • Thenoise level in the work environment is normally moderate.

  • Environmentwhere pets are present.

Experience, Education and/or Training:

  • Bachelor’sdegree in Information Technology required, or the equivalent combination ofeducation, training and experience that provides the required knowledge,skills, and abilities.

  • Threeyears of experience in designing and deploying continuous integration/continuousdelivery tooling and automation infrastructure required.

  • Additionalthree years demonstrable expertise in either Java or Javascript (strongpreference for both) to support Protractor automation script developmentrequired.

  • Combinationof continuous integration/automation technical skills and the ability tocommunicate and drive adoption of continuous integration anddelivery process change with application teams required.

  • Strongtechnical aptitude and ability to logically analyze and creatively solvecomplex issues independently.

  • Abilityto coach and mentor associates in the team with modern software techniques.

  • Demonstratedunderstanding of industry standards, technologies, methodologies and bestpractices.

  • Experiencewith security testing tool is a plus.

  • Preferhealth care background (veterinary or human healthcare, pharmaceutical, etc.). WE ARE A DRUG-FREE,SMOKE-FREE, EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supportsand values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environmentwhere diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunityemployer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentwithout regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexualorientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, status as a protectedveteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Banfield PetHospital complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governingnondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.

Job: Information Technology

Title: Sr. Engineer Automation SQA

Location: Washington-Vancouver-Banfield

Requisition ID: BAN000CU