Lead Quality Assurance Engineer - 90348500 - Washington

Date: Nov 23, 2022

Location: Washington, District of Columbia, US, 20002

Company: Amtrak

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Employer:                    National Railroad Passenger Corporation  

Job Title:                      Lead Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Requisition:           10543.196.4

Job Location:               1 Massachusetts Ave, Washington, DC 20001

Job Type:                     Full Time

National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak) has an opening for a Lead Quality Assurance Engineer in Washington DC.

Duties: Perform application health check with performance valuation for company applications. Create and review Automation Test plan and test strategy document. Design and implement automation framework for UI/ Web Services/Mobile testing (iOS and Android). Create automation test strategy and test plan for UI and Mobile based applications. Cloud services integration with automation pipelines. CICD-devOps pipeline implementation. Reporting on automation metrics and analysis through graphical performance PDF charts/html/ spark-based extent reports. Commit/Review and merge dev-based codes on to master repository. Monitor, evaluate and makes recommendations on QA tasks within enterprise-wide processes such as Test Life Cycles, Change Management and Release Management. Establish automation test standards, procedures, and metrics. Responsible for adherence to the quality program.

Requirements: Employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or a related field followed by seven years of experience in the job offered or seven years of experience in a related occupation. Experience must include each of the following: 1) Creating and updating BDD-TestNG/POM automation framework utilizing Java/JS coding; 2) Testing Rest-Assured based framework with implementations from Selenium/Cucumber and Java/JS; 3) Mobile App automation on mobile server (Android/iOS/Appium) with extent/Kibana/HTML reporting; 4) Android-based manager tools and Xcode with simulator/emulator apps; 5) CI/CD pipeline with batch and scheduled job creation; 6) Multi-threaded/Multi-platform testing with Cloud-based automation; and 7) Automation for GUI/Mobile App/Webservices utilizing: Selenium, Cucumber, TestNG, Junit, Appium, Jenkins, Java, JS, Gherkin, Rest API, AVD, Xcode, SauceLabs, and Kibana. All positions require pre-employment background check verification, a pre-employment drug screen and proof of full vaccination against COVID-19.  

Contact: Please apply at https://bit.ly/3N9fqz5. Please refer to Job: #10543.196.4.

Requisition ID:154621
Posting Location(s):District of Columbia
Job Family/Function:Engineering 
Relocation Offered:No 
Travel Requirements:None 

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We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

All positions require pre-employment background check verification, a pre-employment drug screen and proof of full vaccination against COVID -19. Amtrak is committed to a safe workplace free of drugs and alcohol and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. Marijuana, notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession of marijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use.  Candidates who engage in the usage of marijuana will not be qualified for hire.   Successful applicants for employment with Amtrak must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire as a condition of employment, subject to requests for accommodation.  Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR § 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety-sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, the individual will not be permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

In accordance with federal law governing security checks of covered individuals for public transportation ( Title 6 U.S.C. § 1143), Amtrak is required to screen applicants for any permanent or interim disqualifying criminal offenses.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an EOE/Affirmative Action Minority/Female employer, and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race/color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions), national origin/ethnicity, age, disability (intellectual, mental and physical), veteran status, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, genetic information, citizenship or any other personal characteristics protected by law.

POSTING NOTES: Engineering || Engineering & Mechanical