You’re up for big challenges.
As an Agile QA & Automation Engineer, you will be part of an Agile delivery team working directly with Development, Requirements Analysts, Scrum Masters and Product Owners to help ensure business, technical and functional requirements are complete and testable.
We’re Datalogix. DLX. And we offer big opportunities. This Agile QA & Automation Engineer opportunity will put you in a better position for your next career move. However, we think once you join our team, you may not want to leave!
DLX is a fast-growing, privately held company on the cutting edge of digital marketing. We made our mark by leveraging the power of purchase-based audience targeting to drive measurable online and offline sales. Today, our unparalleled dataset includes nearly every U.S. household and more than $1 trillion in consumer transactions down to the SKU level. No other firm is better positioned to deliver the right message to the right audience right now. With a true entrepreneurial work environment, DLX offers top talent all the excitement of an emerging company, coupled with a proven 10-year track record of sustained profitability This winning combination of stability and innovation is an important reason why top venture capital firms continue to fund our growth. Oh – and wait ‘til you see the DLX world-class work environment. This position is located in our headquarters office near Boulder, Colorado area office. It’s a place you’ll love going to every day, in a part of the country that delivers more than 300 days of sunshine each year.
How you’ll be successful at DLX:
Develop and execute automated and manual tests for your agile delivery team. The type of tests performed will vary by user story but may include functional testing, integration testing, regression testing, data integrity testing and stress testing as well as assisting with user acceptance testing.
Identify and log defects, capturing steps to reproduce (actual vs. expected) and relevant details of the issue.
Investigate root cause of issues through analysis of log files, databases and environments. Verify resolutions of tickets through retesting, management and assignment of ticket as required.
Work with agile team members to help reproduce and further clarify logged issues. Demo the finished product to end users, agile delivery teams and other stakeholders.
Train and coach other team members (developers, testers, and others) how to effectively write automated test scripts and contribute in the build out of the automated test suite
Test large complex integrated systems by creating and executing automated tests
Execute manual tests in support of Team goals and deliverables (as required) Participate in standard scrum rituals such as daily stand-ups, iteration planning, backlog grooming, etc.
Interact daily with cross functional team members: Agile Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Stakeholders, Developers, DBAs and End Users
What you can bring to the table:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with Agile development methodology with specific experience in the Scrum or XP framework is required
Ability to mentor others on the automated test framework while both writing and executed automated tests and training other QA and Dev Engineers
Experience in open source automation test tools such as Cucumber, Selenium, WebDriver, a definite plus Strong SQL and Oracle database experience including the ability to create queries to validate data integrity and other data constraints
Familiarity with Java, .NET Framework (C# and ASP.NET) including the ability to understand code layout and flow.
High energy individual contributor with a can do attitude who values team work environment.
Ability to work independently automating and executing tests while working collaboratively with all members of the Agile delivery team
Proven ability to develop effective automated tests and/or manual test scripts.
Must be adaptable to change.
Must be able to work in an iterative development cycle and complete all test planning, test casing and test execution within a two week iteration cycle
5+ years experience in a Quality Assurance or Automation Test Engineer role
Familiarity with Unix operating systems is a plus
Experience with Rally, Confluence wiki and JIRA a plus
We’ll pay you to have a great time, too.
We offer competitive plans for medical, dental, flexible spending, life insurance, stock options, and a 401(k) plus dlx|recharge, our unique, no-tracking time off philosophy. We encourage employees to take time off when they need it, giving everyone the opportunity to "recharge".
“DLXtras” At Datalogix, we encourage community by providing a variety of activities that focus on fun, community service, health and wellness, and education. dlx|health & wellness – Trying to stay healthy? With on-site Cross Fit training, softball, kickball teams, and annual field day, our team stays fit while having fun. We also sponsor events like nutrition seminars, biometric screenings, and flu-shots so you can stay in the best of health.
dlx|U – Datalogix University keeps us learning. Ongoing training is provided on DLX-related and personal development topics.
dlx|events – Work and a good time do not have to be mutually exclusive! At Datalogix, we host a number of parties and events: summer picnics, holiday parties, trick-or-treating, and Halloween costume contests, golf outings, and happy hours, too! dlx|Gives – We participate in a variety of charitable and community events, coordinated by our volunteerism team. From caroling and serving dinner at local shelters to planting trees on Earth Day, we enjoy helping others and being a part of our community.
We’re Datalogix. DLX. And we’ve been waiting for you. Want to learn more about Datalogix? Check us out on LinkedIn as well.
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