Lead Developer / QA Automation Engineer in Orrville, OH at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/9/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 55172

Our client in Orrville, Ohio is seeking a Lead Developer / QA Automation Engineer. 


  • Experience developing and implementing new test automation frameworks
    • Codeception, PHP Unit, PHPStorm, Selenium, Gherkin/Cucumber, or other automated testing languages
    • API Testing suites
    • Ability to assist in architecting and integrating automated testing in a code deployment pipeline
    • Automated test plan creation by creating Gherkin scripts and translating Gherkin into automated test 
    • Use of SQL for manual data validation
    • Load testing experience with tools like JMeter, BlazeMeter or Bees with Machine Guns
  • Prior experience defining and automating functional tests using Behavior Driven Development
  • Experience with defining appropriate tests in Continuous Integration Continuous Deployment pipelines
  • Experience with Agile Scrum based development approach
  • Experience with testing process, methodology and standards
  • Excellent communication – oral & written
  • Organizational skills
  • Critical thinking – understand project goals and challenge requirements for completeness and accuracy
  • Prior experience with large system implementations – proven prior experience driving outcomes
    • PHP, JavaScript, AWS Redshift, MySQL, MongoDB, LAMP, MVC framework, Git and Other data sources to be used in front-end development

Developer Activities:

  • Work closely with Test Lead and Solution Architect to identify automated testing opportunities to support the client's Consumer Data and Website Development process implementations
  • Review and understand Functional and Technical specifications
  • Work with Functional/Technical and Business teams to develop and automate test cases
  • Work with test group to test solution in accordance with the defined test plan for validity of results, accuracy, reliability and specification conformance
  • Tracks defects and works with Test Lead to coordinate notification to the development team for resolution
  • Working test case code and documentation in the client's code repository and an approved weekly timesheet.
  • Acceptance of all in scope work will be based upon Client review of the documentation, the successful implementation of applications or websites, and defects being remediated.


  • Codeception
  • PHP Unit
  • PHPStorm
  • Selenium
  • Gherkin/Cucumber
  • Experience creating test beds with Cucumber and Gherkin
  • Strong communication and critical thinking skills
Desired Amount of Experience: 5+ years

Fast Switch, Ltd. is a high-growth IT staffing firm, with headquarters in Dublin, Ohio and with offices serving the Columbus, Detroit, Boston, Cincinnati, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Hartford, Los Angeles, Tucson, San Francisco, Denver, and Cleveland metropolitan areas.  We have a staff of over 780 associates and have experienced growth while remaining profitable.

Compensation can vary depending on experience and capability, plus benefits which include healthcare, dental, and vision insurance, long term disability coverage, and 401(k) with match and IMMEDIATE vesting.  Our benefits package, in this day and age, is superb.

To view all of our open positions, please go to: www.fastswitch.com and/or navigate to our Careers page.