• Sr. Automation Engineer

    Job Locations US-MO-Chesterfield | US-MN-Minneapolis | US-IL-Chicago | US-TX-Dallas | US-TX-Austin
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    3 weeks ago(4/3/2018 1:38 PM)
    Quality/Software Testing
  • Overview



    Be part of the dev team of the innovative leader in healthcare financial decision support. EPSi, an Allscripts company, is currently seeking a strong hands-on QA Automation Engineer to help us build out our brand-new, state-of-the-art, next generation platform in the cloud.


    Do you want to make a difference? Are you ready to shape your future into an exciting career?  Do you want to work in an exciting environment that will enable you to use your passion, experience, and skills to help change healthcare for the better?


    With the right team, anything is possible.  The talent of our team is what has made us a leader in healthcare budgeting and decision support. We hire the best people, and help them grow professionally, ensuring a bright future for our teams and our clients.


    • Lead engineering efforts related to automated testing – be the automation advocate
    • Evaluate and recommend automation framework and tools
    • Build an automated Smoke, Regression, and Integration testing framework and suite of tests
    • Work within Agile team to Identify, Design, Code, and Integrate test cases for repeatable, automated executions
    • Testing to be covered may include functional, security, performance, load, scalability
    • Design of framework for Software Automation of test cases
    • Collaborate with Business Analysts, Developers, and/or internal / external customers to ensure that requirements are understood
    • Identify and communicate risk and risk mitigation strategies
    • Assist agile development teammates with issue analysis and corrective action
    • Escalate product issues and suggest product improvements


    Academic and Professional Qualifications:

    • Successful completion of a Bachelor's Degree or relevant Technical / Business experience



    • Candidates must possess 5+ years of overall software development experience. 
    • Experience with cloud infrastructure components from Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • Proficient in coding of automated tests
    • Proficient in building and maintaining automated test suites
    • Proficient in database fundamentals
    • Proficient in testing Java applications
    • Familiarity with a continuous integration tool such as Jenkins
    • Familiarity with a scripting language
    • Familiarity with Restful Web and/or Micro Services
    • Familiarity with Postgres SQL
    • Familiarity with Git, Jira, and Confluence
    • Familiarity with automated browser testing using tools such as Selenium
    • Familiarity with application testing (functional) as well as API testing (integration)
    • Experience working in the Agile model
    • Experience in the healthcare or financial domains desired 
    • Willingness to take on challenges and learn
    • Ability to communicate effectively and work well with others


    Travel Requirements:

    • Able and willing to travel for occasional short assignments.
    • Remote team members will see increased travel with trips to home office in Chesterfield, MO.


    Working Arrangements:

    • This position can be remote or based at the EPSi headquarters in Chesterfield, Missouri. Employee must reside in the Central Time Zone.
    • Core hours are based on local time zone, but willing to be flexible in work schedule to accommodate various time zones of a global organization
    • Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards


    Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.


    Allscripts policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.


    EPSi is a stand-alone brand, fully owned by Allscripts, with its own C-level and senior leadership. When you work for EPSi, you get the advantages and benefits of working with a large, public company with the innovative culture and direction and of a small, nimble company.




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