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QA Automation Developer - #221807
Category: Banking
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QA Automation Developer - #221807

Job Area: ITBusiness Area: PensionLocation: IA - Des MoinesCareer Category: Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time: Full-TimeRegular/Temporary: RegularDate Posted: 2018-05-15


Are you passionate about technology and the difference it can make? Are you ready to tackle new challenges and find valuable solutions for them?

We are looking for an experienced QA or Developer resource with a passion for test automation who is looking to take that next step in their career. If this sounds like you, then we have an opportunity that just might align with your career aspirations!

You will be responsible for:

+ Work with your team members to develop and automate test cases in a primarily Java environment for our applications to ensure solutions meet the highest levels of quality

+ Collaborate closely with team members to refine and improve our processes to drive efficiency and quality

+ Design, document, develop and execute automation test scripts to support continuous integration (CI)/continuous delivery (CD)

+ Mentor and promote automation and testing competencies

+ Create primarily automated test cases

*We are willing to consider remote candidates for this opportunity*


+ Associate's or Bachelor's degree with a preference in a science, technology, engineering, or math related field or equivalent work experience (6 years of experience equates to an Associate's degree when defining "equivalent work experience")

+ 3+ years testing and/or test automation experience primarily using Java/Java script OR 3 + years application/system development experience

+ Test automation development tooling experience (e.g. Selenium, Cucumber, Postman, Swagger, etc.)

+ Database/SQL experience (e.g. SQL, WinSQL, SQL Server, Oracle, etc.)

Additional preferred technical experience:

+ Experience with Agile/Lean methodologies

+ Experience with delivering comprehensive test strategies within a Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) environment

+ Has worked in both QA and application development roles

+ Experience automating REST service/API

+ Experience mentoring others on automation and quality initiatives

Keys to success in this position:

+ Be an advocate for test automation practices, standards and processes

+ Focus on continuous improvement

+ Effective communication and collaboration skills

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Learn more about our company!

As a member of Principal's global IT community, you are part of a high-performing culture that promotes employee empowerment, innovation, collaboration, and career development while fostering flexibility between professional and personal responsibilities. The work you do while partnering closely with the business puts our customers' needs first by shaping the financial security of millions of lives across the globe!

Principal was #18 on Computerworld's list of 100 Best Places to Work in IT 2017 making it 16 years in a row on the list! Click the link to read all about it.

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This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Principal. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Job Level

Willing to consider applicants at multiple job levels.


Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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What's next? Innovation at its finest. We'll review your application and if you're selected for an interview, you'll receive an invite for an On-Demand Video interview. Haven't done that before, don't worry. We've got all the tips and tricks available to help you be successful. With an On-Demand Video Interview, you can add your own flair and personality - at your pace. Be sure to check your email frequently. We'll communicate our decisions through the email address used on your online profile. If you receive an email from Principal Talent Team, you've been selected to begin your video interview and have a set time to submit once you log in.

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