APEX SYSTEMS INC Automation Engineer - 829101 in DES MOINES, Iowa

DescriptionAutomation EngineerDes Moines, IAOverview: With minimal guidance, develops cost-effective information technology solutions by creating new or modifying existing software applications that are moderately complex. Analyzes and validates moderately complex system requirements and existing business processes and information systems. Develops and implements new programs and/or modifications of existing applications. Responsible for the design, prototyping and other methodologies for new and/or existing systems including the development of test plans and program specifications with minimal interfaces. Codes, tests, debugs, documents, and implements moderately complex software applications according to standards. Develops specifications and programs moderately complex technical modules, applications, prototypes and computer programs. Performs all aspects of applications programming and development including file design, update, storage and retrieval. Evaluates and provides technical solutions to moderately complex application development problems.Job Requirements: Eight years of experience in programming and systems analysis. Three years of experience in project management is preferred. Demonstrated knowledge of testing processes, standards and best practices Test automation development experience Developing automation tests from acceptance test criteria requirements Understanding of one or more functional Object-Oriented programming languages; Ruby Cucumber preferred, Python or Java. Writing complex queries and scripts using SQL Write and execute automation for Guidewire AND/ OR ETL-Informatica applications Knowledge of OOP design principles Knowledge of Acceptance Test Driven Development/Test Driven Development Test data management and test data profiling Ability to organize and manage test assets Identify and manage defects, secure fixes and re-run tests Cucumber/Gherkin or equivalent behavior driven development experience Collaboration /negotiation in a team environment Excellent communication and people interaction skills Insurance domain knowledge including Reporting and Downstream knowledge is a plus Insurance industry experience is a plusSoft Skills: Collaboration/Negotiation in a team environment Excellent Communication and people interaction skills Learning Agility Thought LeadershipEEO EmployerApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.