Zebra Technologies Senior Software QA Engineer in Alpharetta, Georgia


Zebra Technologies (Zebra.com, NASDAQ:ZBRA) builds tracking technology and solutions that generate actionable information and insight, giving companies unprecedented visibility into their businesses by giving physical things a digital voice. Global Solutions and Services (GSS) is an exciting part of the Zebra Technologies business, created to deliver innovative service offerings that increase the productivity and efficiencies of businesses and public organizations across key vertical markets. The Service Technologies team within GSS is looking for an experienced QA Automation Engineer to develop new products, enhance and support existing products.

The QA Automation Engineer will be part of a team developing and supporting a customer and partner facing cloud based Big Data Analytics platform using latest technologies like EMR, Hadoop, Machine Learning, Predictive Analytics, Java, Angular etc. This platform gives our customers, partners, and professional services teams valuable insights and statuses into operational assets. Being a data platform, the accuracy of the data being presented becomes the core attribute. Also, it is very important that this system is always up and performing at peak capacity. The resource should have practical, hands-on experience in all areas of QA. The primary objective of this role is to work with development teams to automate as much of the application testing as possible and some manual testing to help maintain and improve the products.


The QA Automation Engineer will have a wide variety of responsibilities

• Hands on involvement in all development projects. Test Planning, Test Scenarios, Manual Testing, Test Automation, Test Framework creation and Defect Logging and verification.

• Actively participate and contribute in reviews of requirements, design, schedules, and test plans.

• Apply QA best practices from project inception to deployment and beyond.

• Identify and report defects through JIRA and tracking through closure.

• Ensures that the reliability, performance, and functionality of assigned features and functionality meet or exceed business goals.

• Work to uncover possible defect causes instead of "throwing it over the wall"

• Will participate in manual testing where and when required


  • 8+ years overall QA experience both Manual and Automation with large enterprise systems and or B2C or B2B products

  • 2+ years experience with automated testing platforms including Selenium, Robot, Protractor, Café, Cucumber etc

  • Experience developing robust automation frameworks using tools like Selenium WebDriver

  • Application performance testing especially with JMeter

  • Good Java coding skills in relation to the testing frameworks

  • Good scripting skills around test automationo JavaScripto Rubyo Python

  • Familiar with testing RESTful API’s

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent

  • Experience with testing data intensive applications/products, sources and APIs

  • Job scheduler experience with tools like Jenkins or Hudson

  • Familiarity with build tools like Maven, Grunt is a plus

  • Familiar with version control using Git

  • Skilled in reading log files. Good analytic skills to determine root cause of issues based on logs.

  • Dedicated to continuous improvement process including designing and documenting processes.

  • Familiarity with applications built using AWS a plus

  • Experience testing NoSQL technologies Cassandra and Cloudera Hadoop a plus

  • Experience testing Oozie, Kafka, or Spark a plus

  • Knowledge of basic SQL a plus

  • Familiar with container technologies like Docker, K8s is a plus

  • Must have the ability to take initiative and be entrepreneurial

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Must be a team player

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