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QA Automation Engineer - Sr

Primary Location: Hartford, CT
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
This Sr. QA Automation Engineer will use a future-focused mindset to provide technical leadership and strategic direction to improve the quality of a Next Best Action recommendation system. They will transform testing into a continuous and efficient end-to-end quality engineering function through the use of quality processes, tools, and methodologies significantly improving control, accuracy and integrity. They evolve more predictive and intelligent testing approaches based on automation and innovative testing products. They will work within the team’s Agile processes to create a high quality systems and processes, and they will collaborate with other teams to achieve the best possible results.

Fundamental Components:
  • Work with Data Scientists and Engineers to drive improvements in code quality via manual and automated testing.
  • Identify and analyze suitable opportunities for test automation
  • Utilize efficient and effective processes and standards in order to continuously improve quality
  • Support DevOps implementations. Implement end-to-end automation
  • Support tool research, analysis and selection. Support automation assessments
  • Implement automation frameworks and approaches
  • Support development of automation at all layers of the application stack
  • Support Testing and quality activities within Agile delivery
  • Design, develop and execute test automation frameworks and test automation suites
  • Evaluate and maintain existing manual and automated test cases & procedures
  • Perform load and stress tests using enterprise level test automation tools
  • Interpret test results and prepare comprehensive test reports
  • Act as key point of contact for other test engineers with automation needs
  • Manage and maintain physical, virtualized and simulated test environments
  • Identify and resolve issues that arise when integrating the application software with other software components
  • Assist in reviewing and determining amount of code coverage of unit tests
  • Analyzes current information technology environments to identify and assess critical capabilities and recommend QA solutions.
  • Representing QA lead at technical meetings as needed

Background Experience:
  • 7+ years experience in software quality assurance.
  • 5+ years writing SQL queries and understanding logic of existing queries
  • 5+ year with languages used for data engineering (Java, Python, Scala, R, etc.)
  • 3+ years of experience working on Hadoop infrastructure using Linux via CLI and Shell Scripting
  • 3+ years of QA automation experience using Unit Test frameworks, CI/CD pipelines, Code Quality tools, etc.

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
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