Aetna QA Automation Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Req ID: 44471BR


Ensure the quality of Web, Mobile, and Server components through thorough testing. Apply testing Best Practices while contributing to Automated Acceptance, Regression, and Integration Testing. Monitor app quality, and build statuses in a CI environment. Maintain and contribute to a robust set of automated tests, built with Ruby and Cucumber around a page object model. Actively participate in, and contribute to, all Agile (SCRUM) rituals.

Fundamental Components:

Provide Testing/Quality expertise to support Feature Teams.

Maintains a high level of application quality in a CI environment

Include QA effort, as part of story estimation and planning.

Contributes to defining, developing, and maintaining test inventory, and test plans through sprint, and release cycles.

Validates results of test execution and actual vs. expected results

Identifies, maintains, and requests appropriate data as needed, based on testing requirements.

Provides cross training of application/technical knowledge to other individuals within the QA organization.

Creates opportunities to develop individual personal and professional skills

Defines, develops, and maintains test scripts

Executes test plans and test scripts

Records and tracks defects uncovered during the execution of tests and actively participates in resolution

Represents QA at Team Standups to communicate status, defects for responsible area, assess impacts and provide input into schedule revisions at both project and release level


4+ years software project life cycle experience with concentration in quality assurance.In depth knowledge of Ruby, Selenium, and Cucumber

Experience with Appium, Robotium, Selendroid, or other Mobile Automation Tools a plus.

Experience testing mobile and web clients, and APIs

Experience working in an agile (SCRUM) environment


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Functional - Quality Assurance//4-6 Years


Technical - Operating Systems/OS (Macintosh)//


Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Information Technology