What you’ll be doing...

We are looking to hire a Test Automation Architect with Project Management experience to join the Verizon Consumers IT Team. The Automation Architect will be responsible for designing, developing and driving robust frameworks, toolsets and consistent tests that will be used to ensure the E2E quality of the product. The right person will have proven core QA competencies and the ability to create stable automated tests, high attention to detail, and ability to work in heavily Continuous Deployment environments.

  • Design/develop and maintain KPI driven testing/automation framework for continuous improvement.
  • DevOps Test automation architect role is to provide automation development strategy and manage projects like 5G for Verizon consumer mission critical applications.
  • Create and provide documentation (i.e. how to, automation standards, DevOps practices, platform roadmaps, etc.), training to operations and other technical teams, as well as assist the delivery and operations teams during the implementation and support of customer solutions.
  • Proactively monitor the system for any signs of weakness, build reliable systems considering future growth. Main attention is to continuously incorporate System improvements with latest DevOps technologies, Prepare, plan and incorporate modifications to address gaps.
  • Work closely with development teams & various QA Business teams in instrumenting their workflow to build a solution on an enterprise level f/w which in turn increases coverage and quality needs.
  • Collaborate with other systems, technical leads, as well as business partners, to drive meaningful strategic decisions.
  • Define, develop, and deploy test automation solutions and infrastructure that help us release just in time high quality products.
  • Work with other members of our QA organization to help define continuous testing and test automation enablement aspects for our test automation portfolio and help drive their implementation across the organization.
  • Create and manage profiling tests to exploit areas of suspect performance by implementing profiling tools.
  • Develop Test Plans, Cases, and Scripts to support Verizon 2.0 vision and strategy.
  • Lead independently on existing and new large Verizon initiatives.
  • Report and escalate issues according to project and release risks.
  • Create and communicate test metrics and status reports and attend status meetings.
  • Assist in integrating and help innovate with new ideas for more streamlined test data management (TDM) processes that meet the needs of Development and test teams.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline.
  • Experience in managing large projects including supervisory/lead experience.
  • Experience with the design and implementation of Continuous Delivery and/or DevOps solutions.
  • Knowledge of Java, Angular, Eclipse IDE, Rest Assured, Selenium, Appium, Databases, APIs (REST/SOAP), Continuous Delivery concepts and tools such as Jenkins, vulnerability tools such as Sonar, Fortify, etc.
  • Experience with Test automation of Mobile applications (Android, iOS, Windows) which includes Hybrid and Native apps
  • Experience in creating Dashboard and the KPI customizations for SDLC metrics reporting for the test coverage, test, release status, etc.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Knowledge of Software Version Control systems: SVN, GIT, AccuRev, Git etc.
  • Experience in MySQL, MongoDB, Apache Cassandra, Kibana, JaCoCo, Elastic search and SQL queries.
  • Experience of JAVA, Java Script, VBScript, Java SWING, Apache POI and XML parsing.
  • Knowledge of Operating Systems, Networks, hardware and common Performance related issues.
  • Strong programming & analytical skills.
  • Strong decision making & leadership abilities, strong organizational and problem solving abilities, excellent verbal & written communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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