Platform Automation Engineer

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Platform Automation Engineer

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen 
W2 Contract position
2 year duration
Must be able to pass background and drug screen

Job Description:
· Create automated automated tests using Gherkin/Cucumber for Java, Python scripts, and the Eggplant test automation tool· Peer Reviews of test scripts to check for completeness and correctness 
· Create automated test orchestration scripts to integrate with continuous build systems such as Jenkins and Rational Quality Management (RQM) 
· Create automated interface sequences to check for thread continuity within the automated test framework 
· Create automated Day In The Life Testing within the automated test framework 
· Providing guidance and mentoring on tools and scripting such as Eggplant, Jenkins, RQM, Cucumber/Gherkin, DOORs and Python 
· Script and tool development for testing of the platform. 
· Troubleshoot, issue investigation and root cause and corrective action determination to address integration issue and create Deficiency Reports (DR) 
· Identify and document best practices and training aids

Required Skills:
· Bachelor degree and knowledge of engineering software development or testing processes
· Previous automation or scripting experience using languages such as Java, Python, or PERL 
· Strong teamwork skills – The ability to interact productively with end users, analysts, other Raytheon personnel, and customers in a diverse team setting
· Must have a secret clearance
· Minimal travel anticipated 
· Must be willing to work rotating shift assignments (i.e. 1 st , 2 nd , 3 rd)
· Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related scientific discipline.  

Desired Skills:
· Experience or knowledge of at least one of the following: Eggplant, Cucumber, Jenkins, Chef 
· Experience in Agile / Scrum, Continuous Integration or DevOps Environments 
· Software or Systems Engineering Integration expertise 
· Tool Qualification or Accreditation experience

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