Senior QA Automation Engineer - Knowledge and Design
Boston, MA 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description
To realize our digital transformation, we need to transform our products, experiences, processes, technology and how we operate. Delivering our clients unrivalled experience of exceptional service, value and flexibility is part of our DNA. We are looking for people who are passionate about Agile ways of working and want to spread this approach within our teams and business processes.

As a squad member, you will bring QA expertise to your cross-functional Agile Product team responsible for building enterprise-level applications. This Lead QA Automation Engineer oversees all aspects of software and product testing within the squad. This may include developing test strategies, QA Automation, drawing up test documents, identifying bugs, and reviewing reports. QA Automation Engineer should have extensive experience in analytics, high-level problem-solving skills, and the ability to manage stakeholders

Among your responsibilities, you will:
  • Work in a Squad to realize its mission
    • Advancing the work of the Squad based on items in the backlog and priorities set by the Product Owner
    • Sharing expertise with Squad members and working cross-functionally to advance the work of the Squad
  • Enable the organization's new way of working
    • Modelling behaviors to support the organization's transformation to a new way of working
    • Actively creating and maintaining a positive culture within the Chapter based on Agile leadership behaviors

  • Collaborating in a cross-functional team to understand requirements and generate a test run to validate the user story
  • Setting up all automated testing necessary for regression testing as appropriate
  • Identifying and logging potential quality issues and escalating for resolution to the tech dev. resources
  • Logging, isolating, and documenting actions to replicate any issues or bugs discovered during testing
  • Tracks and monitors logged issues and bugs to ensure timely resolution
  • Confronted with technical challenges to ensure quality, must find creative, economical, and elegant solutions
  • Are intellectually curious and enjoy learning new skills and capabilities (e.g., Agile principles and technology platforms)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science and Engineering or Math
  • 5 years of experience in IT Service Delivery, especially in Quality Assurance
  • 3+ years of experience in automated testing skills
  • Experience in different software development models and life cycle, including continuous delivery
  • Experience working with QA testing framework and tools (e.g., Selenium, Cucumber, Protractor, Rest Assured etc.,)
  • Experience working with NeoLoad, ANTS Memory/Performance profiler and Jetbrain Performance Profiler.
  • Experience in mobile application development and quality assurance
  • Knowledge of Agile Methodologies and ways of working (Scrum, XP, Kanban),

Nice to have:
  • Experience with Source control systems like GIT, TFS
  • Experience with modern front-end frameworks (Angular, React, Vue.js)
  • Experience with Continuous Integration tools (i.e., Octopus, Hudson, Jenkins)

  • Squad members of a specific squad, led by a Product Owner
  • Other Engineers, QA and Chapter Leads in the Knowledge Tribe.
  • Agile Coaches and Scrum Masters, that will ensure that you adopt agile principles, mindset and ways of working into your daily routine and who will coach you during the transformation

Effective November 1, 2021, all new US hires must be fully vaccinated* or subject to a religious or medical exemption.
*two weeks after receiving the final dose of a WHO-approved COVID19 vaccine

The Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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