Locations: VA – McLean, United States of America, McLean, Virginia
Senior Lead, Test Automation Engineer
Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you’ll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs.
We are seeking a Senior Lead, Test Automation Engineer. In this role, you will have the opportunity to build and execute the test automation strategy for Marketing Technology. You will play a key role as a thought leader, influencer, and champion of best practices in the quality automation area. In this role, you must be able to understand the business problems being solved and apply strong agile testing principles to the SDLC. You will bring deep technical experience and a strong quality and automation mindset to shape the test automation practices of the agile delivery teams.
Value well designed and crafted software
Comfortable with front-end and back-end development using different languages and platforms
Automate everything by default
Believe in CI/CD philosophies and have practiced it in the past
Constant learner and teacher who can see the bigger picture for the business
Lead the implementation of test automation across the enterprise data ecosystem; Standardized testing processes, and streamline testing tools
Partner with software engineering leaders to identify and implement strategies to accelerate our automation journey and improve testing and security; Advocate, develop and implement shift-left testing practices
Act as a subject matter expert and provide coaching to team members on the test automation team
Be able to evaluate emerging test design/strategies/practices
Demonstrates a strong drive and intellectual curiosity to investigate complex technical issues
Partner effectively with engineering leaders across the Organization to understand their requirements with an eye toward creating solutions that solve problems for all.
Find opportunities to automate for increased security and ease of operations
Communicate and adapt presentations to a wide range of audiences regarding goals, planning process, project initiatives, team innovation and results.
Effective at educating through talks, whitepapers and coaching
At least 8 years of enterprise experience in Test Automation
At least 5 years Experience with behavior-driven development and testing tools or frameworks (Cucumber, Gherkin)
At least 5 years Experience with automating end to end tests using tools (Selenium, Cypress)
At least 1 year of experience with Public Cloud (AWS, Google, Azure)
2+ years of enterprise experience with AWS
At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.
Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.
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