Trimble Inc. Quality Assurance Engineer in Minnetonka, Minnesota

DESCRIPTION Title: Quality Assurance Automation Engineer Location: Minnetonka, MN Department: Vusion Our Company PeopleNet, a Trimble Company, is in business for the trucking fleet of tomorrow, providing mobility and software solutions that give fleet managers and driver s tools to streamline safety, efficiency and control. PeopleNet s network communications, mobility and analytics products are used by more than 2,000 truckload, LTL, private and oil and gas services fleets throughout North America. Primary Responsibilities: * Create, execute, and maintain automated test scripts * Create automated tests based on pre-existing manual test cases * Report performance metrics of automation runs * Analyze test results and write defect reports when errors are found * Understands QA Best Practices and testing strategies, and implements these within the automated test case suite * Utilize test automation tools and submit feedback to team with usage and functional improvements or changes * Minor enhancements to current testing tools to optimize tie to automation * Support Automation Engineers by performing test validation of keywords, tools, and functions * Learn systems quickly; understands feature interaction and how code changes can affect other areas of system * Additional tasks as assigned Required Skills: * Bachelor s degree, computer science preferred and 3 years post-baccalaureate progressive QA experience * 3+ years developing test cases (both automated and manual) and testing software components * Knowledge and experience working with a test case management and defect tracking systems * Knowledge or experience writing queries for MSSQL. * Results oriented, organized, and self-motivated * Excellent time management and organizational skills * Excellent verbal and written communication skills * Strong analytical and problem solving skills * SDLC and QA Best Practices knowledge * Must be able to work in close-knit team environment Preferred Skills: * QA experience with data analytics * Knowledge or experience in PHP, C#, HTML, XMLRPC, JSON, Javascript, SOAP, and API utilization * General computer network knowledge Trimble Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any other protected factor. EOE/M/F/V/D Employer's Job# 12470 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.