Sr Quality Assurance Automation Engineer

Location Name AZ, Scottsdale - 7233 E Butherus Drive
Date Posted
1 day ago(6/29/2022 3:59 PM)
E&S Tech
Primary Location
Information Technology

Company Details


"Our Company provides a state of predictability which allows brokers and agents to act with confidence."


Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation has grown from a small investment management firm into one of the largest commercial lines property and casualty insurers in the United States.


Along the way, we’ve been listed on the New York Stock Exchange, seen our revenue soar well past $7 billion, and become a well-respected Fortune 500 Company.


Today, the Berkley brand comprises 53 Berkley companies worldwide. Still managed by our Executive Chairman, founder and largest shareholder, W. R. Berkley Corporation is well-positioned to respond to opportunities for future growth.


In April 2017, W. R. Berkley Corporation celebrated the 50th anniversary of its founding.


The Senior Quality Assurance Automation Engineer focuses primarily on providing high quality, cost-effective automated test functionality for use by IT areas to validate the quality of new and existing software applications.  Additionally, this position focuses on modifying and/or supporting existing packaged or custom-built testing frameworks.  In this capacity, Senior QA Automation Engineers analyze, design, configure, code, test, debug, document and maintain automated testing utilities, programs, scripts, and frameworks.


  • Designs, develops, configures, and maintains automated test frameworks and custom test solutions.
  • Tests individual frameworks, programs, automation scripts and configurations (i.e., unitlevel testing).
  • Debugs automation frameworks/scripts and resolves technical issues.
  • Documents technical solutions within test frameworks and custom test solutions.
  • Leverages critical thinking to identify problems and recommend corresponding solutions.
  • Determines programming impact on existing systems/automation frameworks.
  • Modifies detailed test scripts/modules/applications/frameworks with high quality.
  • Programs scripts/modules/applications using a high level of technical expertise.
  • Maintains solid knowledge and develops expertise in one or more application areas with respect to automated testing tools and techniques.
  • Provides technical consulting on complex projects, frameworks and design patterns.
  • Provides advice on automation tools/techniques, feasibility and implementation, process improvements as well as maintenance plans.
  • Creates or modifies procedures to solve complex problems; taking equipment, operating time and desired results into account.
  • Drives creative and innovative technical concepts to mechanize workflows from ideation to operational tools, designed with the capability to be reusable, maintainable, and efficient.
  • Is knowledgeable and effective in following established testing practices and processes.
  • Coordinates/Plans test runs; prioritizes, defines and manages defect reporting and resolution.
  • Aligns the appropriate automated testing solution to most effectively and efficiently evaluate the acceptance criteria.
  • Provides estimation on effort to create new or update existing automation tests.
  • Plans, coordinates and manages overall testing approach and strategy for projects.


The ideal Senior QA Automation Engineer starts the job with certain experiences.


  • Six years of experience in programming or test automation and systems analysis
  • Experience aligning automated testing solutions to most effectively and efficiently evaluate the acceptance criteria.
  • Extensive working knowledge of Dev/Test platforms like Selenium WebDriver, SpecFlow, Visual Studio, ect

  • Test or development leadership experience.
  • Thorough understanding of systems and data processing policies, practices and procedures.
  • Thorough understanding in systems analysis and design techniques.
  • Extensive knowledge of the systems development life cycle.
  • Understanding of project management concepts and techniques required.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and program complex applications and systems solutions.
  • Demonstrated ability to implement automation solutions throughout the testing lifecycle.
  • Undergraduate studies in computer science, management information systems or a related degree

Additional Company Details

The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Additional Requirements

COVID-19 vaccine required unless prohibited by law.


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