Lead Automation Test Engineer (Java / Selenium)

Tampa , FL Permanent $110,000.00 - $130,000.00 / Annual


Job in Tampa Florida for major financial services firm.

Hybrid work arrangment

U.S Citizens and Green Card Holders who live in the Tampa Florida area will be considered.

The Lead Test Engineer is responsible for independently leading Test Engineering teams.

Developing test plans and executing those plans against the corresponding test procedures.

Development, release, and maintenance of test procedures.

System integration testing, including automation, of newly developed or enhanced applications.

Reviewing requirements and design artifacts, developing unit, integration and system test cases, ensuring extensive test coverage for our cloud application

Translating business and functional requirements into concrete deliverables

Lead, develop, and consult on test automation strategies and provide critical feedback in requirements, design, implementation, and execution phases

Develop and enhance next generation Test Engineering Automation solutions in a Continuous Integration environment

Define, design, development, documentation and maintenance of tools and Automation Frameworks for current and next gen Software Platforms/Frameworks as part of an Agile team

Partner with different stake holders - Product Management, Application Development, DevOps, and other technical teams.

Contributes to the Automation development of end-to-end regression.

Works closely with business and AD subject matter experts, to continually improve depth and breadth of knowledge for assigned applications/systems.


5+ years Automated Testing (both unit testing and integration testing….both front-end and back-end testing)

Prior software test team lead experience

System integration testing, including automation of newly developed or enhanced applications

Hands on automation at all software layers (e.g., UI, services, APIs, etc.) as well as CI/CD technologies (e.g., Cloudbees, Jenkins, Cucumber, Git, JUnit, JIRA).

Advanced java / Selenium development skills with significant experience applying those skills in test environments

Prior experience in Agile/DevOps/Waterfall environment in collaboration with BAs, product owners and application developers.

Testing modern scripting language-based components.

Writing complex SQL queries.

A functional understanding of distributed and/or mainframe test environments

Microfocus ALM


Smoke testing…Black-box….Non-black box testing…..Regression testing

Estimating, prioritizing, and planning Testing activities


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For 42 years Criterion Executive Search has been recognized as one of the nation’s leading executive staffing and recruiting firms. As one of Tampa, FL first recruiting & staffing agencies we have been privileged to work with leading companies throughout the state of Florida. Those same strategic partnerships have allowed us to perfect our personalized, life-cycle approach to placing the ideal candidates with their ideal companies.

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Job Id Number : 9893
Staffing Industry : Information Technology
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