Ascension Health QA Automation Developer in St Louis, Missouri

Job ID: 266520

QA Automation Developer

St Louis, Missouri


Additional Job Information

Title: QA Automation Developer

City, State: St Louis, MO

Location: MOSTL 4600 Headquarters

Department: Exp Web and Mobile

Additional Job Details: FT, Days

About Us

Ascension Technologies is one of the nation’s largest healthcare information technology services organizations.

We provide Ascension and its subsidiaries low-cost, high-value IT infrastructure and software application services that:

• Support rapid and effective clinical decision making

• Improve efficiency and care transitions

• Foster information sharing across the continuum of care

• Make knowledge and data actionable, leading to improved patient outcomes

Job Description

What you will do:

In this role as QA Automation Developer, you will work with assigned customers/areas to translate business requirements into application/system solutions. You will support the team effort in developing, designing and validating Test plans for the business requirements explained in the user stories.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Under guidance, quickly progress to estimating, prioritizing, planning and coordinating quality testing activities. Understand and follow the quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts.

  • Work closely with agile team (scrum or other) Developers, Product owner and Scrum Master.

  • Create Test Scripts for each Test Case using Test Automation tools like Selenium, Java, Webdriver and with Automation Framework of choice.

  • Execute and monitor Test Scripts using Test Automation tools like Selenium to identify defects in software application and their causes with regards to specific IT projects.

  • Provide technical documentation of Test reports to all project stake holders.

  • Actively participate in sprint ceremonies with client, testing and development teams in collaborative environment.

  • Ensure that all testing related work is carried out as per the defined standards and procedures.

What we prefer you to have:


  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience.

Work Experience:

  • 3 + years of experience QA with Functional & Automation testing.

  • Well versed with Agile principles and processes for project execution.

  • Experience working with collocated and distributed teams.

  • Excellent communication skills to work effectively as a team player.

  • Four years of relevant experience preferred.

Why join Ascension?

Here are a few reasons we think you might love joining our team.

Transformational Healthcare Environment: Our care teams collaborate between each other nationwide. Through working and learning together, we can create standards of excellence to be used across the system. We embrace change if it will improve the outcome for the patient.

Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

Relational Environment: Ascension provides a community of colleagues who listen with openness to their own experiences and to the experiences of others. Working together and sharing experiences builds dedication to each other and our mission.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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