Charles Schwab Software QA Automation Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

What you’ll do:

DUTIES: Develop and implement test plans and procedures to support automation. Implement and maintain automation framework and test suites. Perform functional, application, regression, and performance tests. Perform unit, business layer, and system integration tests. Improve test scripts and product coverage. Write automation design documents and operational guides. Create and implement infrastructure leverage in agile work environment. Deliver high quality products using agile methodologies. Evaluate new products and manage efficiency and adaptation of new requirements. Formulate test plans to outline steps for system. Design automation test framework to interact and support integration development environment. Identify tools and approaches to automation. Work with management to increase operating efficiency and adapt new requirements. Write Test Cases, Test Plans, and Test Scripts. Test large scale complex enterprise level application leveraging web technologies.

What you have:

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or foreign degree equivalent in Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 5 years of progressive post baccalaureate experience in the job offered or related occupation.

Education and/or Experience must include:

  1. Development Language: C# and Microsoft .NET;

  2. Coded UI: Microsoft Test Framework;

  3. Web Services: REST and SOAP;

  4. Microsoft Relational Database Language: SQL;

  5. Project Methodology: Agile;

  6. Performance Test Microsoft Visual Studio; and

  7. Financial Background.

OTHER: Job Site: Chicago, IL

Please reference Job ID: A7APTF and send resume via mail to: 9800 Schwab Way, Lone Tree, CO 80124, Attn: E. Wells. EOE.

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package

  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program

  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.

Position Located In: IL - Chicago