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Senior QA Engineer

GE Energy
Cambridge, England CB3 9
**Job Description Summary**

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

GE is seeking sharp, personable, highly organized Sr Quality Assurance Engineer

Joining as a permanent employee, they want someone with a passion for automation, highly motivated, who thrives in helping organisations improve their automation maturity and is up for a challenge and enjoy building technical automation teams and nurturing talent.

Responsible for hands on planning, test execution and reporting of multi-platform (on-prem, cloud) products/solutions across Desktop, Web and Mobile applications for one or more agile software quality teams with focus on new innovative software automation solutions and continuous improvement in delivery of test efficiency and coverage metrics of the quality team.

**Job Description**

**Roles and Responsibilities**

In this role, you will:

+ Responsible for test planning and reporting of one of scrum team deliverables

+ Responsible for test case development and maintenance (manual/automation)

+ Hands on experience of developing or expanding test automation frameworks that provide a foundation for reliable, robust and resilient test automation that can be integrated into a CI/CD pipeline or executed separately for on-prem or cloud platforms

+ Hands on experience of non functional testing (Performance , Scalability, Concurrency, Reliability , Availability, Interoperability , Compatibility) from planning to test execution / reporting.

+ Act as point of contact for all test related queries and provide technical test support and training for test team members for products or platforms responsible for.

+ Define and actively lead on-going development of testing processes and implementation of testing best practice.

+ Ensure QA process, engineering priorities are considered and provide progress updates on a regular basis.

+ Ensure defect and test automation backlogs have a plan for resolution which can be measured and reported against on a regular basis.

+ Influences Leadership Teams internally or externally.

+ Demonstrates understanding of key cross functional concepts that impact the company, business priorities, & organizational dynamics.

+ Comprehends the products of business and how the automation concepts can be applied to provide solutions.

+ Connects, inspires, and builds loyalty & commitment through inclusion.

+ Applies and follows knowledge of technical expertise, QA best practices, and proven processes to lead a small team of software testers.

**Technical Skills:**

+ Expert in technical testing of various Desktop, Web and Mobile applications with proven ability to lead all areas of testing with hands on experience of test automation.

+ Hands on experience of some of the test tools e.g. Katalon, Selenium, Kobiton , SOAP UI , Jenkins, JMeter, Qtest

+ Hand on experience of cloud technologies such as docker, Kubernetes. AWS services such as EC2, EKS, ECR, AppStream. Azure Services such as AKS, ACR, AVD.

+ Passion for Quality Assurance, Automated Testing, Testing Best Practice, Team Collaboration.

+ Excellent leadership skills

+ Able to mentor and motivate team members to meet business needs and prioritise conflicting requirements using sound commercial judgment.

+ Commitment to following and championing Agile.

+ Experience of TDD (test-driven development) and BDD

+ Experience of Azure DevOps, CI/CD pipelines.

**Education Qualification**

+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or STEM Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) with significant experience.

**Business Acumen:**

Ability to architect automation testing for complex on-prem and cloud products

Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments

Expert in breaking down problems and estimate time/resource for Automation

Evangelizes how our technology solves customer problems from a technology and business perspective


Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions

Has technically led small teams effectively in the past

** Proactively identifies and removes obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team**

** Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill**

**Personal Attributes:**

** Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity**

** Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility**

** Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members. Shows ability to effectively delegate work**

**Additional Information**

**Relocation Assistance Provided:** No


Posted: 2022-05-09 Expires: 2022-06-08

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