Cloud Applications QA Engineer

Are you a champion for Quality in the development of cloud-based microservices?

SQA’s client in the greater Boston area is seeking a Cloud Applications QA Engineer with recent substantial experience in automating tests for RESTful APIs in a distributed systems architecture. You will contribute your test automation expertise on a team imagining new data-driven experiences, designing new services, building software architecture and infrastructure, and scaling solutions to serve millions of customers. If you have experience designing and developing automation frameworks and suites to test cloud platforms and services, then we want to hear from you.

Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Develop test automation across many perspectives: functional correctness, code quality, and performance testing
  • Implement, track, and report key metrics to assure full coverage of functional and non-functional requirements
  • Hands-on involvement in all phases of product development including planning, design, implementation, and execution of automated tests, defect logging and verification, and reporting results
  • Participate in problem diagnosis, triage and prioritization, qualification of fixes, and root cause analysis
  • Consistently improve test automation infrastructure and coverage
  • Experience testing and debugging public cloud-based microservices (REST APIs) in AWS, Azure, or similar platforms
  • Ability to program in at least one high level programming language (Python, Java)
  • Deep understanding of and experience in test writing, debugging, and use of APIs in distributed systems
  • 2+ years’ experience implementing and executing automated test frameworks and integrating with CI/CD
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent technical domain
  • Experience with Kubernetes or Docker for containerization a BIG plus.

Job ID:1903-5721

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