API Test Automation Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Title: API test Automation Engineer

Location: NYC, Summit, Raleigh, Charlotte, Dallas, Phoenix, San Francisco

Duration: Contract- 24 Months (W2)


  • 7+ years of software engineering experience
  • 3+ years of automation or regression testing experience
  • A track record of success with developing modern test frameworks
  • Knowledge of multiple types of testing with a focus on API and Performance
  • Strong working knowledge of Java, JavaScript (5+ yrs. experience) and Groovy
  • Experience with Service Virtualization
  • Test Frameworks – Ability to author test automation using Karate, Selenium, TestNG, keyword driven and data driven frameworks
  • Experience in managing complex data sets
  • NoSQL and SQL databases – Working knowledge of NoSQL Databases such as MongoDB and Oracle
  • Mentor and guide Software Engineers on using Test Automation and best practices for building and maintaining test scripts and integrating into the CI/CD Pipeline
  • Identify Unit test gaps and work with Developer to cover the gaps
  • Experience with programming using Jenkins API
  • Working knowledge of Microservices and test automation for those using REST Assured, WAF, Cucumber/Karate
  • Ability to write Performance scripts


  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Good analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Knowledge and understanding of application or software security such as: web application penetration testing, secure code review, secure static code analysis
  • Enterprise experience with one or more CI/CD implementation, configuration management and orchestration tools: Jenkins, Maven, Gradle, GitHub Actions, Harness IO, Spinnaker, Terraform
  • Experience with one or more Cloud platforms: AWS, Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Azure
  • API development experience with Apigee, Mulesoft, or a similar framework
  • Grid computing / Elastic compute experience with ephemeral instances like Nuke and Pave to scale on-demand leveraging containers and tools like Kubernetes, Docker, EC2, IBM Symphony Grid, Parallel Computing, etc.
  • Experience with one or more security and code quality scanning tools: SonarQube, Fortify, BlackDuck, Checkmarx

TO APPLY: Please email your resume in Word Format to Chris Aguilar at: and Reference Job Order #:207151 or Click the Apply Button.

Job ID: JOB-207151
Publish Date: 16 Sep 2022

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