Lead Software Test Engineer

Cox Automotive Mission , KS

Posted 2 months ago

*Primary Location: *5700 Broadmoor St, Mission, KS, USA

  • Division: *Cox Automotive

  • Job Level: *Individual Contributor

  • Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time

  • Schedule: *Full-time

  • Shift: *Day Job

  • Requisition Number: *217834

  • Vin Solutions*, a Cox Automotive brand, is seeking an experienced

  • Lead Software Test Engineer with programming skills inC#*, JavaScript, or comparable languagesto join our successful team in Mission, KS.

  • Our Teams

At Cox Automotive, we offer the chance to do your best work and to help lead the digital revolution of the auto industry. Our Software Delivery teams are energetic influencers who have built a world-class software platform, for auto dealers, from the ground up. Collaboration is woven into the fabric of everything we do; from 24-hour Hackathons to sprint reviews and scrum teams, youll be immersed in an environment that nurtures individualism, creative problem-solving, and intellect.

  • Learn more about Cox Automotive*

  • Location and 360 walkthrough - http://bit.ly/1UctesS

  • Make Your Mark - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqiRFkkglV0

  • We Are Cox Automotive - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHb5koSO14E

  • The Connected Cox Automotive Story - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOCvFnzrOys

  • Transforming the Auto Industry - https://tinyurl.com/yy25uk4j

  • Cox Conserves - https://tinyurl.com/y5ezc6ec

  • Explore Tech Careers @ Cox Automotive - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_mn36o2NLI

  • From the SVP of Product & Engineering - https://tinyurl.com/yajqusgf

  • Technology We Use*
    C#, .NET, JavaScript, AWS, Selenium Webdriver, Git, Rally, NUnit, XUnit, K6, LoadRunner, Appium

  • The Job*
    The Lead Software Test Engineer is responsible for a range of testing activities including designing and maintaining test suites, executing test scenarios manually, developing automated testing strategies and implementing them in industry standard testing frameworks. The Lead Software Test Engineer provides testing expertise and plays a role in providing advice and guidance and monitoring emerging technologies.

  • Your Role*

  • Writes, debugs, and executes code used in automated testing efforts

  • Owns and coordinates the testing efforts for manual and automated activities across supported applications

  • Maintains test automation frameworks and recommends and implements improvements to the automation framework(s)

  • Owns the SDLC testing strategy, test data management strategy, and quality of the supported applications

  • Owns and champions the defect lifecycle for found defects

  • Gathers and provides metrics on business process, test results for manual and automated test suites, and presents them to stakeholders

  • Responsible for API testing strategy, including creating, maintaining, and updating documentation of the API routes

  • Responsible for creating, updating, and maintaining an object-oriented automation structure

  • Understands the challenges that delivery and operations teams face in their day-to-day work and partner with them to design viable solutions

  • Recommends improvements to testing processes, technology, and interfaces that improve the effectiveness of testing teams and reduce technical debt

  • Responsible for the Performance testing strategy, including creating and updating performance tests

  • Coordinates regression test automation activities across supported applications.

  • Defines, implements, and manages processes and best practices for automated testing

  • Understands the challenges that delivery and operations teams face in their day-to-day work and partner with them to design viable solutions
    Qualifications:
  • Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S. based job. (Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.)

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related field, and 7 years experience; or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience

  • Working experience in software development and/or testing

  • Experience coding in C# and/or JavaScript

  • Experience working in Micro services architecture and testing restful APIs

  • Working experience with software test tools and processes, building and testing frameworks, and consumer-facing applications and databases

  • Working experience of scripting and configuration tools

  • Working knowledge of delivering products in an engineering, operations, or release role

  • Working knowledge of agile development methodologies

  • Working knowledge in analysis, design and programming

  • Ability to communicate with teams working in various locations.

  • Working experience in automated testing frameworks including Selenium

  • Working experience in load and performance testing

Who We Are

  • About Cox Automotive

Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

  • About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions

  • Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
    Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.
    Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.
    Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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