Automation Test Engineer

Costa Rica

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Role Summary: 

Our client is looking for an individual to join their growing QA automation team with strong fundamentals of automated testing. An individual with strong knowledge of best practices and implementing those to provide technical development will fit well with this team. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Create and maintain test automation frameworks using software development methodologies and defined technologies taking into consideration processes as CI/CD and multiple environments. 

  • Perform QA technical testing tasks like API and database testing interpreting queries and database tables relations. 

  • Create and track bugs/defects. 

  • Create manual test scenarios for automation test cases, identifying and prioritizing the ones who are most suitable for automation testing to achieve the best coverage 

  • Sending status reports informing about status of the testing process, basic metrics, results of tests and raising relevant priority issues and risks. 

  • Ensure content and structure of testing artifacts is documented and maintained using the best practices for quality assurance automation solutions 

  • Prioritize necessary tasks and tests for successful testing executions 

  • Identify and inform effectively about potential quality issues and risks on projects 


  • 3+ years of experience in debugging test failures and test automation environments, analyzing test results, and guiding team on ways to improve coverage in continuous environment. 

  • 3+ experience in object-oriented language - Java 

  • 3+ years’ experience in QA methodology and tools, experience in a role testing complex software systems. 

  • 3+ years of experience in test automation using scripting or high-level languages (e.g., Python, Ruby,JavaScript). 

  • 3+ years’ Experience with automation and performance testing for RESTful APIs, Web applications or SaaS offering. 

  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) architecture. 

  • Machine Learning experience is a plus. 

  • Strong knowledge of automated testing frameworks such Selenium, Protractor, Appium. 

  • English level: Professional