Automation Tester in Tampa, FL at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

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Job Description

A financial services firm is seeking an Automation Tester to join their team in Tampa, FL.


  • Design and execution of Automation strategies
  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on testability of functional requirements, product designs, and estimating/planning
  • Analyze and decompose complex software systems and collaborate with and influence others to improve the overall design
  • Design and build advanced automated testing frameworks using Selenium and Cucumber.
  • Create simple and reusable automation scripts
  • Develop and maintain functional automation test scripts utilizing modular frameworks and best practices
  • Identify manual touch points and provide automation solutions for lean test execution cycle
  • Identify obstacles and roadblocks; and offer suggestions to work around obstacles
  • Help drive and improve QA process within the team you are assigned
  • Evaluates moderately complex and variable issues with substantial potential impact, where development of an approach/taking of an action involves weighing various alternatives and balancing potentially conflicting situations using multiple sources of information
  • Assume informal/formal leadership role within teams; Involved in coaching and training of new recruits
  • Significant impact in terms of project size, geography, etc. by influencing decisions through advice, counsel and/or facilitating services to others in area of specialization


  • 5-7 years of experience in test automation
  • Exposure to different types of Test automation frameworks
  • Experience and/or familiarity with JavaScript, Java, VB Scripting
  • Experience with cutting edge tools for Web, Desktop, DB and Web-service testing (Selenium, restApi, SoapUI, etc.)
  • Experience in Developing Complex test automation suite involving API, UI and data structure and design UI automation and API automation end to end test scripts and framework
  • Integrate test automation into CI/CD process and instrument full SDLC automation, specifically cloud testing execution, reporting tools such as ALM, Jira
  • Advanced Java and strong SQL
  • Exposure to Load Testing skills including Apache JMeter
  • Knowledge of DevOps, Continuous integration and continuous delivery principles
  • Good understanding and experience with agile development methodologies
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and diplomacy skills
  • Demonstrates initiative, willingness and ability to react to changing priorities
  • In-depth understanding of how areas collectively integrate within the sub-function as well as coordinate and contribute to the objectives of the function and overall business
  • Knowledge of Financial/Capital markets will be a plus
  • Agile/Scrum Methodology is a plus
Job keywords:


  1. Quality Assurance Jobs
  2. QA Tester Jobs