INFICON is a growing, global, leading provider of innovative technologies that enhances productivity and quality in sophisticated industrial processes. The products provided by INFICON are world-class instruments for gas analysis, measurement, and control and are vital to manufacturers and end-users in the complex fabrication of semiconductors and thin film coatings for optics, flat panel displays, solar cells, and industrial vacuum coating applications. INFICON is headquartered in Switzerland and has world-class manufacturing facilities in Europe, the United States and China with subsidiaries located throughout the world. This position will be located in Boston/Newton, MA office. For more detailed information about INFICON, please visit our website at www.inficon.com.
INFICON is looking for a strong Automation Test Engineer who can work with the development team in building Automation framework and comprehensive suites of automated test cases with continuous evaluation of test cases for inclusion in regression, automation for newly integrated features, and development of toolsets to augment QA and Development testing. Some manual testing will be required. The ideal candidate will be innovative, self-motivated, a quick study and willing to develop new skills while constantly improving existing abilities. This person must be able to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
Evaluate, plan, design, and implement automated testing for product features throughout the software development lifecycle
Develop and maintain framework for build, acceptance, regression, functional and performance/load testing
Integrate the automated testing process into the continuous deployment environment
Collaborate with software engineers and product owners in developing automated testing of new software programs and applications to determine conformance with requirements
Ensure that testing activities meet business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and identify and resolve systems issues
Coach and mentor team members on processes and practices in automation; develop new automation expertise within the organization
Bachelor's of Science degree in Computer Science or equivalent. A Master's degree preferred.
Desire to continuously, learn, improve and apply new technologies that will increase operational efficiency and effectiveness
5+ years of automation testing experience
5+ years experience with Selenium, Java, Python and other automation tools
5+ years experience with Microsoft Windows Operating systems and basic networking knowledge
3+ years experience with API testing, UI testing, end to end testing.
3+ years experience testing high-availability, mission critical enterprise software a plus
3+ years experience with relational databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL and Microsoft SQL)
Ability to dive deep into technical issues.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience with collaborating in github a plus
Knowledge of the Semiconductor industry especially fab manufacturing is a plus
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:
Compensation will be commensurate with experience including a competitive base salary, bonus opportunity, and competitive benefits package.
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