Job Description :
The IT Test Automation Senior Analyst provides, using the best practices and strategies, automated testing solutions for internal clients to define, create and maintain automated test components that will be used to validate requirements against developed SAP and non-
SAP software and their associated business processes. The automation test analyst will be part of Agile team connected with one or more functional business areas, will work closely with the respective team, other teams, developers, business analysts, and stakeholders to develop, document and execute automated tests.
They will identify, report, and troubleshoot defects to verify problem fixes in a detailed, efficient, and timely manner.
Duties and Responsibilities :
Work with business analyst to understand business use cases, determine feasibility of requirements and convert them in automated scripts.
Develop and create testing data needed to execute automated test cases.
Document and review test results working closely with developers and business analysts to resolve reported issues.
Work on automation scripting to develop automated test cases to increase regression coverage as well as new functionality testing.
Execute automated test cases.
Provide testing feedback in all areas, paying close attention to high risk areas and communicating testing concerns.
Ensure high quality in all deliverable : software, automated test scripts, bug cases, automation plans, and documented results.
Become a subject matter expert on existing and new features ensuring you can fully test, review logs for troubleshooting and create new and update existing test cases.
Analyze existing features and test cases and consider areas where new test cases should be created or existing cases modified to have a better coverage of the feature
Experience with Agile practices and implementing automation in agile process with sprint synchronization.
Perform software configurations and deployments to manage testing system for successful testing results.
Recommends options for improvements on current software QA processes and tools Actively participates in relevant corporate programs / initiatives, complies with professional and quality standards, complies with corporate policies and procedures, and acts in a manner consistent with 3M's values and ethical standards
Executes other duties that may be assigned
Preferred Bachelor's degree ideally in the Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, and / or Finance fields.
Minimum of 2 years of experience in automation testing, SAP projects
Understanding of software QA tools, methodologies, processes (SDLC) and technologies.
Strong analytical thinking, problem solving and performance analysis skill with experience in handling software QA issues including automated testing processes.
Exemplary communication and interpersonal skills.
Must be well organized, demonstrate initiative and able to manage multiple projects.
Ability to adapt quickly in dynamic and fast-paced environment.
Strong organization and time management skills with ability to manage multiple testing objectives simultaneously
Experience with SAP, Legacy applications
Deep understanding of software QA tools, methodologies, processes (SDLC) and technologies.
Experience with Agile process and methodology
Ability to troubleshoot and / or resolve, including escalation, of complex issues.
Excellent analytical skills to solve and model complex business requirements.
Experience working in off shore / on shore model
Experience working with testing tools like HP Quality Center
Practical knowledge of Lean Six Sigma
SQL practical application
Awareness of International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) standard