Posted On Mar 18

QE Automation Engineer (SDET)


Location : St. Louis, MO

Headquarters : Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Experience : Mid Level

Full Job Description
  • Equifax is transforming our business - and product innovation is at the center of our strategy. Equifax is seeking a creative, high-energy and driven QE Automation Engineer to work on a variety of meaningful projects. You are ideal for this position if you are forward-thinking, committed, and enthusiastic and are passionate about quality and how customers experience the products you test. You have the ability to create, maintain and execute test plans in order to verify requirements. As a QE Automation Engineer at Equifax, you will be a catalyst in both the development and the testing of high priority initiatives. You will develop and test new products to support technology operations while maintaining exemplary standards.
Who is Equifax?
  • At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence.
  • We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.
The Perks of being an Equifax Employee?
  • We offer excellent compensation packages with market competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.
  • Grow at your own pace through online courses at Learning @ Equifax.
What You’ll Do
  • As a collaborative member of the team, you will:
  • Develop Test Strategies and Plans in conjunction with App Engineering, Architecture and Prod Arch. This includes Data creation and management
  • Identify regression tests for future regression scenarios
  • Identify and assure creation of re-usable, automated tests
  • Influence Change Management, CI/CD, tools integration
  • Modify SDLC to assure proper adherence to Engineering Handbook (including Security)
  • Execute all test cases, and detect defects early
  • Pretest and validate deployment plans with steps to be taken
  • Execute post-deployment verification plans and record results
  • Execute resilience testing plan and results
  • Generate code quality reports (SonarQube)
  • Put code through fortify scans via automation
  • Assure at least 80% Unit test coverage
  • Establish common defect severity definitions across the company so that there is alignment between service tribes
  • Complete Web accessibility testing with no open violations for customer facing web interfaces (WCAG)
  • Ensure end-customer needs and associated value chain to drive processes and practices to ensure flawless customer experience.
  • Complete application vulnerability and penetration testing with no active violations
  • Raise any issues with developers and product owners
  • Create test automation suite and design necessary documentation for automated processes
  • Shorten and amplify feedback loops to deliver products faster and with higher quality
  • BS or MS degree in a STEM major or equivalent job experience required
  • 4+ years’ experience as an Quality Engineer
  • 3+ years’ experience with performance engineering and profiling (e.g. Java JVM, Databases) and tools such as Load Runner, JMeter
  • 2+ years’ exposure to cloud, Infrastructure as code concept
  • 2+ years’ expertise with cross device testing strategies and automation via device clouds
Extra Points for any of the Following
  • You have experience preparing and delivering executive level presentations to businesses and technology audiences
  • You have experience monitoring and developing resources
  • You have excellent coding and analytical skills
  • You have experience with performance engineering and profiling (e.g. Java JVM, Databases) and tools such as Load Runner, JMeter
  • You have some exposure to Application performance monitoring tools like Dynatrace and Splunk
  • You are able to create good acceptance and integration test automation scripts and integrate with Continuous integration (Jenkins) and code coverage tools (Sonar, Clover) to ensure 80% or higher code coverage
  • You have strong development skills and can code with Java and Spring
  • You have experience working in a TDD/BDD environment and can utilize technologies such as JUnit, Rest Assured, Appium, Jbehave/Cucumber frameworks, APIs (REST/SOAP)
  • You understand Continuous Delivery concepts and can use tools including Jenkins/Bamboo and vulnerability tools such as Sonar, Checkmarx/Fortify, etc.
  • Success Attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?
  • Bravery
  • Curiosity
  • Collaboration
  • Think and act differently
  • Trust
  • Ownership
  • Decide-Execute-Ship
  • We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
  • If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today - we’re looking for you!
Primary Location:
  • USA-St. Louis-2330 Ball
  • Function - Tech Dev and Client Services
  • Full time