Automation Engineer

Verizon - Township of Warren, NJ

What you’ll be doing...

The XR Labs team is an exciting group within Verizon working on Extended Reality (AR/VR) and Edge Compute. Our group is focused on how we can use augmented and virtual reality to delight our customers and how we can continue to redefine the future of technology to be more stimulating, immersive, and interactive for all. If you join our team, you’ll be joining a tight-knit family of individuals who come to work not only to develop state-of-the-art products and capabilities, but to see their friends and have fun in the process. We’ve been recognized worldwide by multiple industry working groups and organizations for our innovation and contribution to the development of these exciting new technologies. If you’re looking to contribute to our ground-breaking platforms and new technology then this is the place for you!

We are looking for an experienced test engineer with a strong background in Test Automation. This individual will have spent significant time working in an Agile CI/CD environment, writing scripts that can facilitate simplification and automation of significant portions of test plans. This person works well in team settings, can analyze written and oral requirements and translate those into efficient test plans. Furthermore, this person will need to find creative approaches to solving unique and challenging automation problems with no existing solutions.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:
Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or related technical discipline.
Three or more years of experience writing automated test cases using frameworks such as Mockito, Selenium, JUnit, TestNG, JMeter/Blazemeter or related.
Two or more years of experience writing code or scripts in a modern programming or scripting language (Java, Python, Ruby, etc)
Knowledge with cloud-hosted environments and particular challenges
A keen eye for quality and attention to detail
Knowledge with Agile SDLC
Excellent logic and problem-solving skills
Strong organizational and communication skills
Created and executed automated test plans capable of providing detailed and well-formatted result readouts and reports for developers and management
Working with DevOps team members to integrate those test plans into our CI/CD pipeline and setup appropriate approval gates
Working with development teams to understand product functionality, control paths and user experience to design test cases appropriately
Experience in providing and guidance for reducing test and deployment cycles
When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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