IBM Test Specialist - Data (Hadoop) in BANGALORE, India

Job Description

About IBM:

IBM India's solutions and services span all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry.

Business Unit Introduction:

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a vibrant group of Business, Strategy and Technology professionals, designed specifically to be the source of market-leading Industry consulting, Application and Business process management, supported by the industry's most sophisticated outcome based delivery model, all designed to become the Digital Reinvention partner for leading clients across the world. IBM GBS provides Value-led and Asset-powered end to end solutions with global footprint in over 170 countries and empowers clients to build upon their tremendous heritage in Application Innovation processes and also to transform them for a Cloud, Cognitive and Social centric world.

Who you are:

  • As a Test Automation Practitioner you will design, build, test and deploy effective testing solutions which reduce the amount of manual effort in the testing process.

  • You are responsible for applying automated tools to support the testing of applications across all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

  • You need to support the test team by recommending tools and processes to automate other test activities, such as test management, reporting, test data generation and defect management.

What you’ll do:

  • Evaluate the functional and non-functional requirements for test-ability, test cases and use cases for suitability for automation.

  • You will assist the development of the test automation strategy and focus specifically on maximizing reuse for regression purposes.

  • Possess good knowledge in creating test plans and test strategies.

  • Design, build and execute automated tests to validate applications using Selenium

  • Identify regression testing needs, and create and maintain an Automated Regression Suite.

  • Implement the strategy via developing, coding and executing test case and test script frameworks using automated tools such as Selenium.

  • Provide timely project related data as required in applicable systems and ensure timely reporting and response to stakeholders.

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be

  • You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor

  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 6+ years of experience with key skills in Hadoop with Java/J2EE background.

  • Proven knowledge on Hadoop skills and ETL Knowledge with proficiency in ALM

  • Design and build Automated Test Framework for the core platform of the company

  • Utilize innovative testing technologies to develop our company's testing strategy

  • Perform end-to-end system level testing, increasing coverage with efficiency

  • Proven knowledge on Selenium suite of Tools (Selenium IDE, Selenium RC, Selenium WebDriver and Selenium Grid).

  • Experience on automation of Web Application using Selenium WebDriver

  • Knowledge on various Test Automation frameworks

  • Experience with test automation tools (eg; Selenium) and Cucumber, practical application in a test environment

  • Strong knowledge of Test Processes Identifying Test Scenarios and provide automation plan.

  • Creating and enhancing Test Cases (Test Scripts) using Element locators, WebDriver methods, Java programming concepts

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Prior experience working in an Agile environment

  • Proven interpersonal communications and technical writing skills.

  • Collaborate with a group of like-minded Automation Engineers and Manual Testers.

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.