Senior Test Automation Engineer

Federal Home Loan Bank of Topeka   Topeka, KS   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on May 4, 2023
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Senior Test Automation Engineer

This position applies technical and team leadership skills in working with Test Automation Engineers and Business Technology staff to develop, maintain and support automated testing for new and existing software applications; works closely with development, operations, and security teams to identify and resolve pain points and inefficiencies in delivery workflows, including automating delivery processes; identifies, makes recommendations and implements process improvements; and provides guidance and mentoring to other Business Technology team members in regard to best practices for automated testing.

What qualifications are needed?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field and/or equivalent work experience.
  • Advanced level of competency with five to seven years of testing experience; two to three of those years being in automated testing or software development.
  • Three to five years of general financial experience comprising a combination of education and hands-on experience is preferred. (Experience may be in operational or information technology aspects of the financial sector).
  • Advanced understanding of software testing is required.
  • Intermediate understanding of test automation concepts and tools is required.
  • Intermediate understanding of some combination of database design, programming concepts and
    web development is required.
  • Demonstrated ability in database querying methods is required.
  • Ability to think orderly, logically, and analytically, as well as possess strong problem-solving skills.
  • Resourcefulness and creativity when researching new products and techniques.
  • Intermediate understanding of Microsoft Office is required. (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
  • Experience with Agile development methods is preferred.
  • Must be able to work and travel independently and use general office equipment.
  • Must be goal-oriented and have a strong sense of team solidarity.

Benefits: FHLBank offers a hybrid operating model* and an attractive benefits package including health & dental insurance, 401(k) with company match, a short-term incentive plan, student loan repayment assistance, onsite fitness center with shower facilities and much more.

*Eligible positions may have the opportunity to work remotely up to two days per week.

FHLBank Topeka’s products and service help our member financial institutions support affordable housing and
community development efforts across the Midwest. We have been headquartered in Topeka, Kansas, since 1932.

FHLBank is an equal opportunity employer. We accept all people, celebrate diversity and promote an inclusive workplace.