General Electric Staff Quality Assurance Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Role Summary:

Responsible for testing a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. Contributes to quality engineering discussions. Owns medium sized quality engineering tasks; and delivers while mentoring and helping team members.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

  • Develop, maintain and execute automation tests to ensure sufficient test coverage for web components using technologies like Protractor, Jasmine, Selenium Webdriver etc.

  • Partner with Software Engineers, UX/UI, quality Engineers, Product Managers to deliver high performing quality customer experiences that are engaging, purposeful and powerful in their simplicity

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to understand project objectives, gather automation requirements, design automated tests, troubleshoot issues, and implement scalable test automation solutions

  • Use high quality automation test engineering best practices, test strategy and principles as defined by the Lead. Provide mentoring to team members to ensure all members use the same best practices, strategies and principles.

  • Provide mentoring, where appropriate, to elevate the automation skills within the team.

  • Participate in automation script code reviews and provide guidance on automation best practices

  • Exercise solid knowledge of Appium capabilities providing feedback to improve framework and best practices.

  • Develop and monitor test metrics and provide timely communication to key stakeholders on a regular basis

  • Perform cross browser testing using SauceLabs. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experienceEligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for 98104-1157 an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in downtown Seattle, WA; San Ramon, CA Desired Characteristics: Desired Characteristics Technical Expertise:

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience with test automation frameworks, test management tools and CI/CD workflow tools like Jenkins

  • Solid understanding of QA concepts, terminology and testing lifecycles

  • Expert with minimum 5+ years development experience with frontend UI automation test frameworks: Selenium WebDriver, JavaScript, TypeScript, Jasmine, Cucumber, Node.js, Angular, Protractor, Web Components

  • Strong experience with web technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript/TypeScript)

  • Experience with developing end-to-end tests automation for large scale service-based web applications serving a very large active user base

  • Experience with Rally, Jenkins, Artifactory, GitHub.

  • Hands on experience with SauceLabs product offering is a strong plus

  • Prior experience with CI/CD pipeline is a plus

  • Experienced in Agile/Scrum processes

  • Love to work in fast-pace startup environment

  • Passionate to develop new methods/tools to solve system test issues Business Acumen:

  • Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems

  • Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts

  • Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends

  • Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choicesLeadership:

  • Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members

  • Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale. Able to speak to mutual needs and win-win solutions. Uses two-way communication to influence outcomes and ongoing results

  • Identifies misalignments with goals, objectives, and work direction against the organizational strategy. Makes suggestions to course correct

  • Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectives Personal Attributes:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Effective team building and problem solving abilities

  • Persists to completion, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks. Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit #DTR About Us: GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Locations: United States; Washington; SeattleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.