Sr. Automation Test Engineer - 2013

Metro Systems Inc. is seeking a Sr. Automation Engineer for our client in the Mclean, VA area. 


  • The Test Automation Engineer is responsible for developing automation scripts for testing of a variety of banking applications using HP UFT and/ or QTP.
  • The candidate needs to be able to work with people across multiple locations, with a variety of personalities, to develop solid automation design, test scripts, and script user guides. 


  • Hands-on expert scripting skills with HP UFT and/or HP QTP using VB scripting skills.
  • 7 + years of experience in Test Automation using the HP tools ALM/UFT and/or QC/QTP.
  • Experience with test automation framework development with an emphasis on keyword and data driven frameworks and design patterns.
  • Experience with various browser and OS testing.
  • Exposure to Java and previous experience with Java scripting.
  • Good understanding of test data management concepts.
  • Good understanding of iterative development methodologies.
  • Experience in analyzing requirements and manual test cases.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills to interact and present findings to team members, customers, management and support personnel.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and with integrity.
  • Experience with services testing.
  • Experience integrating HP UFT and/or HP QTP with ALM.


  • ALM 12 administration.
  • Experience using HP UFT and/or HP QTP .NET add-in extensibility features.
  • Experience with Mainframe Systems.
  • Good knowledge of Teradata and DB2.
  • Experience with Selenium.


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