Junior Automation Test Engineer – Remote – US – Austin, TX

BackOffice Associates, LLC is a worldwide leader in information governance and data migration solutions, focusing on helping customers manage one of their most critical assets – data. Our company’s range of products, built on a revolutionary platform, address the needs of business users seeking to unlock the value of their data assets. BackOffice Associates’ products and services enable organizations to accelerate growth, gain actionable visibility and reduce risks. Founded in 1996, BackOffice Associates has an unparalleled record of success in the most complex data environments across a variety of industries. Customers include many Fortune 1000 companies including Eli Lilly, Kraft and Dow Chemical. BackOffice Associates is a global corporation headquartered in Massachusetts with additional offices in the U.S., Australia, Europe and Asia. We are looking for energetic, self-directed, committed and goal- oriented individuals with the desire to join a world-class organization.


Position Summary

The Junior Automation Test Engineer will be responsible for creating and maintaining automated tests as part of the Continuous Integration and Continuous Development processes. In this role, you will work alongside developers during the SDLC to integrate and automate tests for existing and new functionality while providing detailed results that will allow the developers to isolate and correct any regressions and/or performance degradations. You will be required to employ different problem-solving techniques on new and existing issues found during testing and assist with root cause analysis. The Junior Automation Test Engineer will also be required to acquire, maintain, and grow product knowledge through development ticketing systems and best practices documentation. You will also work as a part of the Quality Engineering & Automation team to enhance the overall skill set by utilizing new and existing tests and customizing testing tools to accomplish application specific actions.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Implement automated testing as part of the SLDC to ensure the quality of every new software release
  • Define, document and improve DevOps Testing processes and procedures
  • Provide detailed and timely results of regression and performance testing to developers so that root cause can be identified and corrected efficiently and without causing delays to release schedules
  • Collaborate with developers to identify bugs, issues and defects



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, related field or commensurate technical experience
  • 5+ years of experience in quality engineering, software development or related technical field
  • 2+ years prior testing in a DevOps culture for Cloud-based software solutions
  • Experience Testing SQL and/or NoSQL database(s)
  • Experience Testing RESTful APIs
  • Experience with Automated Testing Tools (Cucumber, Capybara, Selenium, JMeter, Postman, other Open-source Tools etc.)
  • Development Experience with Ruby, Python, JavaScript
  • Experience with automated testing tools, CI/CD tools and web based applications
  • Knowledge of testing desktop or web-based applications
  • Hands on experience with Scrum/Agile (JIRA)
  • Experience with AWS, a plus
  • Proficient in handling technical development concepts, latest software tools and technologies, strong database concepts and designing techniques
  • Understands different programming languages and ability to solve problems in coding, testing and deployment
  • Able to understand complex processes and associated interactions
  • Highly organized and process driven
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal/ written)
  • Self- directed and motivated
  • Collaborative / Team player


BackOffice Associates, LLC offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, 401k, long term disability, life insurance and a paid time off program.


If you are interested in this or any one of the exciting career opportunities at BackOffice Associates®, please go to and view our Careers section, where you should complete the on-line application process.


BackOffice Associates, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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