Senior Automation Engineer

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Job no: 934901Work type: Permanent / Full timeLocation: Support Office – DocklandsWork is a whole lot better when you love what you do, we know that. That�s why we make sure that the loves and interests of our people match their responsibilities. We take what they love, and we let them live it.So, do you want to be part of a team who loves coming to work each day? A team that makes Myer a great place to shop, and an even greater place to work?The Senior Automation Engineer is responsible for leading the design, implementation and delivery of test solutions for large scale, critical software components. This role contributes to the delivery, support and improvement of software capabilities and acts as the enabler for the entire organisation by building tools, increasing test coverage across all supported platforms, defining best practices and supporting with continuous improvements of test processes, and thus helping teams to ship high quality code in less time.This role plays an active role within a cross-functional team planning and executing technical change in line with an overarching set of standards and practices. It forms a critical role to help execute the charter of how can we make our software development process more efficient to deliver features faster that make our customers happy.About the role:Requires thorough technical, analytical and operational knowledge within the QA space as it relates to good software engineering & automation across the web application stackAbility to work within an Agile environment and influence best practice approaches to quality and automation – right from build to test automation and integrationSupport and own defining the quality and automation best practices and actively contribute to the continuous improvement of products, technology, process, and teamCreate and maintain functional automation tests at the API and user-interface tiersInvest in building and maintaining automation test grids for comprehensive platform and device coverageBuild and maintain tooling to identify test failure points, reduce flaky tests and enable management take go/no-go release decisions based on agreed quality metricsWork with developers and review the unit, API test coverage to have optimum level of coverage at UIBuild automated quality gates in the development process to reduce production defects, time to deliver featuresContribute to the readiness of work including discovery, technical design, story articulation, and effort estimationsAbout you:Extensive experience in writing test framework and processes including test plans/strategy, advanced scripting, execution, and reporting of critical web based applications and APIsSolid skills with UI automation using Selenium Webdriver UI, Test Caf� automation; preferably using BDD frameworks, i.e. Cucumber, Capybara on Ruby languageSolid skills writing REST APIs tests using JS testing frameworks and building pipeline jobs to integrate them on CI pipelines, i.e. JenkinsPrior experience working with cloud technologies, i.e. AWS API Gateway, CloudFront, and Lambda would be highly regardedPrior work experience with automated testing using CI/CD methodologies and worked on Jenkins and/or similar toolsProficient with at least one programming language, i.e. Python, Java, JavaScript or RubyExposure of writing API performance tests using JMeter frameworkEmbraces agile philosophy and preferably has completed relevant certification on agile processes and methodsAbility to look at the big picture, effectively liaison with stakeholders to define quality improvement roadmapsVery strong communication skills, adaptable to technical and non-technical audiencesDemonstrated ability to lead small/medium sized teamsAbility to lead and influence leadersBenefits to you:Generous Team Member discounts on all Myer productsA supportive leadership and team networkA great sense of achievement and job satisfaction for your dedication and work ethicMore than just a shopping destination, don�t miss this opportunity to explore the great career path at Myer.APPLY NOW!Aust. Working Rights: To be eligible to apply for this job, you must have Australian working rights. For further information contact the Australian Department of Immigration.Equal Opp. Employer: We pride ourselves on the diversity of the people who work at Myer, representing the community in which we serve.Agency note: Myer Pty Ltd does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles from external agencies or suppliers via any method. Any candidates submitted in an unsolicited manner, will be considered a direct candidate application to Myer and no fee will be payable.Applications close: 09 Aug 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time