Defreestville, NY 12144, USA
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The New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) applies cutting-edge technology to operating a reliable electricity system, managing competitive markets for wholesale electricity, and planning for the Empire State’s energy future. The NYISO’s Information Technology department invites applications for a full-time Senior QA Automation Analyst. The Senior Quality Assurance Automation Analyst is responsible for defining, architecting, and leading the vision and implementation of the automated testing strategy for all product testing. This role will also maintain and extend the design and architecture of the test automation framework to improve and expand its value. The Senior Analyst will research new technologies, mentor other automation engineers, collaborate with Project Managers and act as a subject matter expert for automated testing. The Senior Analyst will participate in a 24×7 on-call support rotation for quality assurance testing. Responsibilities will include: Researching new technologies and automated test solutions (proprietary, packages and open-sourced) for implementation. Designing, implementing and maintaining a test automation framework to enable accurate and continuous automated, integrated testing of all NYISO applications in areas such as functional, regression, performance and load testing. Ensuring that designs are consistent with applicable NYISO software development standards, product’s architectural blueprints and industry guidelines. Applying creative, in-depth technical and theoretical knowledge and experience in order to solve highly complex architecture and design problems. Creating automation test cases and test for NYISO applications. Maintaining, troubleshooting and supporting existing scripts. Job Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field required. A minimum of seven years experience in software development or system testing automation with at least one year utilizing automated test tools preferred. Experience utilizing Java/JavaScript and working in an Agile environment desired. The NYISO takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and innovative reward programs. All offers of employment will be made contingent upon the successful completion of a drug screening and background check. The NYISO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and as such, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.