Sr Automation Engineer

3 days left

Employer
Target
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Dec 20, 2017
Closes
Jan 20, 2018
Category
Engineering
Employment Status
Full Time

JOIN US AS A SR QA AUTOMATION ENGINEERAbout the Team:Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers. But behind the brand our guests love, is a culture of continual innovation - and right now, we are up to big things. The Target Technology Team is driving a transformation in retail, one that will move us from “brick-and-mortar and online” to “bricks-and-mortar and everywhere else.” Our goal is to deliver Target's unique “Expect More. Pay Less.” promise to guests wherever and whenever they shop, today and tomorrow: in-store, online, on tablets and mobile phones, and in the retail channels of the future.You can be a part of building and launching new services that power all the channels where Target does and will do business - in-store, web, tablet, mobile, and future channels. You'll have the opportunity to validate/automate validation of innovative solutions using the latest and greatest QA automation tools/technologyWe are looking for highly motivated test automation professionals who is well versed with Spock framework & is also comfortable with data set up & manual test execution. You love keeping abreast of the latest industry trends and use them to help you innovate. You have leadership qualities, good judgment, clear communication skills.Responsibilities:
  • Establish an automated test environment for UI and non-UI testing
  • Design, document, manage and execute test cases, sets, and suites
  • Be a key player within our product engineering scrum team
  • Lead/Execute testing for large-scale, web applications, tools, and/or software
  • Support Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
  • Educate team members on test automation and drive adoption
  • Write test plans and automated test cases
  • Improve, optimize, and identify opportunities for software quality
Minimum Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of experience testing highly distributed, complex web applications
  • 2+ years hands-on experience creating automated test scripts
  • Experience with Spock framework
  • Hands-on experience working with noSQL databases like MongoDb
  • Extensive experience with test data management
Preferred Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent  
  • 3+ years of experience building automation tests for web apps
  • Hands-on experience writing automated scripts for API's using Postman
  • Enjoys direct collaboration with UX, Product and Development experts
  • Experience with CI/CD related tools such as Jenkins and Drone
  • Experience with version control such as Git and GitHub
  • Seeks out and stays current with the latest test automation trends