Automation Engineer (Java with Selenium / Javascript with Cypress)

at CGI Group, Inc.
Published November 5, 2022
Location Lafayette, LA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Automation Engineer (Java with Selenium / Javascript with Cypress)

Position Description
As a member of our quality engineering team, you will be an active participant in the full development lifecycle; designing, implementing and maintaining solutions for the Web / Mobile application. This role is remote to start then hybrid at Lafayette, LA.

Your future duties and responsibilities
This role requires focus on testing strategy, governance, and test support for projects at a portfolio level. Makes well-thought-out decisions on complex or ambiguous testing issues and establishes the test approach and direction for significant projects. Effectively communicates to individuals at all levels of the technical and business communities. Develops a strong affiliation with the requirements, technology solution and operational readiness organizations, including the ability to use, share, contribute and influence the appropriate artifacts, approach and best-practices used to test enterprise-scale solutions. This position requires heavy focus on integrating multiple programs and projects into a given release for delivery and understanding key dependencies, critical paths and effective test strategy planning.

Automation experience - work experience in Selenium (Java/TestNG/Cucumber framework), SOAPUI, Postman & GitHub
Experience in testing in Agile projects, Defect management, Writing and executing test cases.
Develop ETL queries/Stored procedures to validate the ETL transformation logic implementation
Exposure to Informatica Power Center is a plus Understand & analyze the ETL requirements & mapping.
Experience in Database testing, writing SQL queries and DWH.
High proficiency skill set (able to write/run) in SQL/X12
Support QA team with validation procedures/queries to execute the ETL scenarios.
Execute the ETL scenarios and report bugs Root cause analysis for data discrepancies.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong analytical skills
• Highly organized, self-motivated and a quick learner
• Flexible and willing to accept change.
• Healthcare domain knowledge a big plus!
• Experience with Cypress tool is a big plus!
• Bachelors or Master's degree in Computer Science preferred.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Having around 7 years of experience in testing (Data, API, and Web or Mobile)
• Strong JavaScript coding skills with experience of developing automated tests from scratch.
• Expert in selenium automation tool using Java.
• Experience in automation testing Frontend applications and API Automation ( REST).
• Experience working in Agile/Scrum environment
• Experience with test management tools like Rally, Jira Align
• Experience with Structured Query Language (SQL) and Database/backend testing
• Good Experience in both UI Automation (Cypress / Selenium WebDriver/Appium) and API Automation (REST Assured)
• Experience in Git based source control tools like GitLab, GitHub, Bitbucket.
• AWS and Cucumber (BDD) experience is a plus.
• Flexible and willing to accept change.

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $74,600 - 143,700.

At CGI we call our professionals "members" to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI's benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients' digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today - one of the world's largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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  • Cypress
  • JavaScript
  • Jira
  • Selenium
  • SQL