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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Job ID: R0006173
Date Posted: Dec 17, 2021
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Automation Testing Engineer who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

•    Plans test activities for medium complexity projects, within the project schedules, and estimate the hours required to conduct all Test and Quality Assurance activities.
•    Identifies the scope of testing required for medium complexity releases.
•    Creates test plans/protocols/procedures for each release. Assure all test documentation is complete prior to the start of the test cycle.
•    Executes tests according to defined test plans, procedures and cases.
•    Identifies and log defects in the defect tracking tool. 
•    Assists with the classification, management and resolution of all software defects.
•    Monitors test progress and provide frequent progress reports to project team during test cycle.
•    Participates in program, design and document reviews (including requirements reviews).
•    At the end of a test cycle publish metrics of test results in a timely manner.  Work with project team and Functional Management to identify areas for improvement.
•    Be the voice of the customer assuring that we do what is necessary to deliver a quality product.
•    Actively facilitate the coordination and completion of the scheduled tasks with team members.
•    Assists the Quality Assurance team in the establishment/modification of department processes and follows/documents all work associated with the assigned responsibilities fully and accurately.
•    Follows established Quality Assurance processes and standards for the formal delivery of work artifacts.
•    Must have a desire for achieving excellence in customer satisfaction, process and product quality and reliability.
•    Completes specific work as assigned with minimal assistance. Assignments are varied in nature and limited in scope/complexity.

•    3-5 years of experience in software development or an associated discipline
•    Working knowledge and understanding of Quality Assurance practices
•    Experience working in Agile Scrum environment
•    Fundamental knowledge of Linux or UNIX operating system
•    Familiarity with basic networking concepts
•    Excellent oral and written communication skills
•    Proven ability to own and lead and the testing effort for complex and medium size projects
•    Microsoft Windows operating system education/experience
•    Microsoft Office, EXCEL and WORD education/experience

Desired Skills & Experience
•    Knowledge and use of quality management methods and tools
•    Working experience with scripting languages like Python, Perl, BASH
•    Previous work experience and/or knowledge of rail related applications
Bachelor’s Degree

English- Native Language

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