Software Automation Engineer

  • May 04, 2021
  • /
  • Full time
Nearshore Technology is a high-tech outsourcing company providing IT services to Fortune 1000 companies with a focus in Healthcare, Financial Services and Technology. Nearshore is headquartered in the US with growing offices in Mexico. Our goal is to provide high quality IT services with exceptional customer service to our clients while creating a fun environment to work in. Nearshore is passionate about what we do, and we are looking for people that share that passion.

Come work for a fun company with great opportunity for growth and training. We know our employees are our most asset and we look forward to adding you to the team.


Responsible for testing the Applications, API, UI, based on requirements / specification / Acceptance Criteria and building testing tools that are responsible for core services and web / embedded applications. They will perform the following testing phases as required with projects: functional testing, integration testing, performance testing and assisting with user acceptance testing as required. Team player – work with both local & outsource teams including cross functional teams. 

• Bachelor’s Degree or Higher in computer science or an engineering discipline.  
• Software development experience.  
• Software quality experience.  
• Understanding of "black box" and "white box" testing concepts and automation testing. 
• Demonstrates high potential in Test Scenarios creation (Feature) 
• Proficiency in at least one modern programming language. (C#, Java, etc.)  
• Demonstrates potential in Development and testing of Web Applications, Web Services, with understanding of related technologies (HTTP, HTML, DOM, XML).  
• Understands databases (SQL Server is preferred) and be able to develop basic level queries.  
• Demonstrated ability to learn new tools, frameworks, and methodologies (e.g., Data Driven, Keyword, etc.).  
• Understanding of Agile Environment concepts such as user stories, providing estimates etc.  
• Understand Object Oriented software design and principles. 
• Understand Test Design and Test Life Cycle 
• Experience with version control systems such as Git, Bitbucket and others as appropriate.
• Minimum 3+ years of experience in managing software QA efforts as an active QA engineer by using Agile/Scrum methodologies
• Minimum 3+ years Test script automation using Selenium, UFT and others as appropriate.
• Experience to script, test web services with Postman, SoapUI and other tools (is a nice to have)
• Exploratory experience on new systems to identify test case/data requirements.
• Previous waterfall methodology experience (is a nice to have)
• Hands on experience with Agile tool set such as AzureDevOps, AWS, Jenkins
• Basic coding and debugging in C#, Selenium, and related Test Automation frameworks


• Review Requirements/Specification/Acceptance Criteria/Code and generated test scenarios. 
• Analysis of Test Scenarios to determine if test should be automated or remain manual. 
• Analysis of Test Scenarios to determine if update to software design changes / tools are required. 
• Ability to develop / update tools and or software to make application more testable / scalable with dev guidance. 
• Create / update automation frameworks. 
• Create automated test (e.g., Keywords, page object model).  
• Review PRs for Code related to Test/Automation check ins (e.g., Keywords, page object model). 
• Create and update documentation (Test Plans, Test Strategies, Test Cases, Test Reports) 
• Capable of assessing, analyzing, and concluding tools and frameworks based on client requirements and technology stack.
• Ability to prioritize work effectively.
• Ability to create automated tests using requirements and without clear test cases.
• Create, update, triage, and report defects.


We offer amazing benefits or all our workers and try to make the process as easy as possible for any candidate with interest in working in this amazing company.

• Remote work

• Telework costs support towards Electricity and Internet

• Permanent - Full Time Job

• Work from Mon through Fri. WE LEAVE EARLY ON FRIDAYS!

• Upper MX Law Benefits including Medical Insurance with Dental Discounts

• 100% Payroll scheme

• Career Path

• Cool offices and a collaborative environment

• American Company culture

• Health & Wellness program for employees

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