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Automation Engineer

Location: Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 214252

External Description:

Automation Engineer

An automation engineer should have great soft skills and technical skills because s/he should interact closely with other teams and implement certain processes for business or service automation.
A quality assurance automation engineer is expected to perform the following duties:
• Write clean, high-quality automation scripts that test product functionality.
• Conduct various tests for systems, networks, applications, databases, software.
• Log and document errors in the GitHub issues/board.
• Identify specific cases that should be automated and discuss them with Technical Lead.
• Develop the best automation solutions based on the project requirements.
• Participate in requirement gathering to identify tests and possible automations.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams (developers, project managers and directors) to find ways on how automation can improve the workflow.
• Take part in brainstorm sessions to come up with new ideas and designs that improve existing features.
• Cooperate with a development team to formulate the tasks and explain post-release user feedback.
An automation engineer should have a grasp of networks, hardware, web and desktop operating systems, obtain experience with CSPs like AWS and Azure. An ability to lead cross-departmental efforts, communicate with people with different technical backgrounds and experience levels is a must for an automation engineer.
Technical skills:
• Great coding skills (JS or Python or Java and SQL);
• Solid skills in framework design;
• Knowledge of fundamentals of QA methodology. An automation engineer should be well versed in both manual and automated testing;
• Understanding HTML, CSS, REST APIs, Angular/JS;
• Using patterns Page Object, Factory in automation;
• Experience in CI and CD;
• Proficient in using various tools, such as Maven, Selenoid, JUnit.
• Exposure on AWS Lambdas (Serverless) and Cloud Formation (IaC) is good to have.
• Understanding of IaC e.g., CloudFormation and Terraform.
• Understanding of CI Tools like Jenkins and AWS Code Build.

Soft skills:
• Persistence
• An ability to communicate and collaborate
• End-user empathy
• Flexibility
• Eagerness to learn
• Knowledge of SCRUM and Agile methodologies
Required Experience
5 - 7 years of experience in performing automated tests and utilizing various tools. The following is the kind of experience we are looking for:
• At least 5 years of experience in the field of automation testing of software products and web applications using the structured testing methodology.
• At least 3 years of experience with automated testing tools.
• Intermediate level in using specific programming languages (JS, Python, Java).
• Deep understanding of REST APIs, python, Infrastructure as Code, etc.
• Great communication skills: an ability to find a common language with all team members.
• Analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills, the ability to see the root of the problem and come up with efficient, creative, and cost-effective solutions.
Automation Tools
• API testing tools (jMeter, REST Assured).
• Automation testing tools (Selenium).
• Ready-made automation frameworks (Serenity BDD, Cypress).
• Continuous integration tools (AWS Code Build and Code Deploy, GitHub Actions, or Jenkins).



City: Islamabad

State: Islamabad

Community / Marketing Title: Automation Engineer

Job Category: Consulting

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