Sr. Automation Tester with Java

Centurion Consulting Group

Sr. Automation Tester with Java Remote

We are hiring a Sr. Automation Tester with Java experience for a multi year federal program in the Baltimore, MD area working 100% virtually. We are looking for a motivated Senior Automation Tester to provide hands on expertise using the latest open-source products and best practices. The candidate will be collocated with the SSA government employees and subcontractors at a government facility in Baltimore, Maryland. The candidate must be able to pass a Federal Suitability Check for a position of public trust. Specifically, the successful candidate will be a member of an Agile Team working with other Agile teams, System Architects, Test Architects, Developers, Database Engineers, DevOps, Implementation team, IT Infrastructure & Operations Team and External System Owners to perform test automation for applications using open-source technologies and products. Candidate’s primary responsibility will be to support advanced Test Automation working with Selenium, Behavior Driven Development (BDD) Cucumber framework in Java/Agile Environment.

Key Required Skills: Java, Selenium, BDD, cucumber, Parasoft

Responsibilities will include:

• Attend daily scrum calls and provide status

• Collaborate with Product Owners, developers, testers, DBAs, etc. to review requirements, assess level of effort, and write automation test scripts.

• Develop Selenium scripts and unit test software modules/functionality.

• Peer review automation team members code for quality and standards.

• Demonstrate completed functionality and assist other testers/Product Owners with approaches to validate features and refine test cases.

• Attend feature meetings with Agile team members to understand and refine business features.

Basic Skills:

• 5+ years of experience with Selenium

• 5+ years of combined Scrum and Agile knowledge

• 5+ years of combined experience with BDD, Cucumber, Java, and automation technologies

Required Skills:

• Expertise in using Selenium tool for web application and automating regression test cases (Selenium WebDriver).

• Comprehensive knowledge of Scrum and Kanban Agile development process and ceremonies including scrums, planning events, backlog grooming, retrospectives and demos.

• Strong communication and collaborative skills in providing technical direction and hands-on software development to include design, development and testing.

• Strong experience developing test scripts to implement Features, Test Scenarios and Step-Definition for BDD (Behavior Driven Development) using Cucumber (Gherkin’s format) using customized test automation framework

• Experience developing Selenium automation framework using Junit/TestNG frameworks and developing Maven targets to execute automation suites.

• Experience with JAVA, JavaScript-based technologies, such as Nodejs, angular.js etc.

• Experience with automation technologies such as Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Cruise Control, Maven, Junit benchmark.

Desired Skills:

• Proficiency in using Selenium tool for web application and automating regression test cases (Selenium WebDriverGRID).

• Experience with Jenkins Auto jobs, Stash / Bitbucket

• Experience in configuring execution of automated regressions suite using Jenkins CICD pipeline.

• Experience maintaining resources in configuration management tools, such as GitHub/SVN repository.

• Experience with Version One management tool

• Automation test results debugging.


Bachelor’s Degree or higher preferred with 7 years with advanced IT experience or professional IT certifications.

Must be able to obtain a Public Trust

Position Details:

Clearance: Ability to Obtain a Public Trust

US Citizenship or Authorization to work in US required

Travel: < 10% (CONUS)

Centurion Consulting Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V

No third parties or subcontractors

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