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Accenture Technology - Test Automation Architect

Job Location: Melbourne

Regional Description: Australia

Job Number: 00482350


- Job description

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The Test Automation Architect will lead the definition and implementation of end-to-end automation strategies, including completing maturity assessments, creating automation roadmaps and providing tool recommendation and implementation guidance.


A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Define strategies, standard approaches, methodology and architecture for test automation services
  • Remain current with market developments, recommend new test automation technologies and leading practices
  • Conduct automation assessments, perform tool analysis, make recommendations and selections
  • Define common tools platform for test automation across technologies and platforms
  • Design and develop automation framework architecture and components
  • Work with business stakeholders and project managers to determine the opportunities for implementing automation for application systems; conduct automation suitability assessments
  • Define test automation
  • Provide guidance to automation teams on automation approaches, practices and tools
  • Help test automation teams implement effective automation patterns for individual projects


Required Skills

  • 8+ years of current test automation-related experience, with demonstrated success in multiple contexts and tooling
  • Demonstrated experience with automation across the application stack, including unit test automation, web services/ middleware automation, and UI automation.
  • Experience in deploying in two or more of the automation tool stacks available in the marketplace, and defining/recommending frameworks for use, across a diversity of technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with internal management team and external clients using strong and communication skills
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree
  • Ability to travel

Preferred Additional Skills

  • Demonstrated understanding of application architectures
  • Demonstrated experience using TDD or BDD
  • Demonstrated experience in application development
  • Demonstrated experience with continuous integration, including one or more of the build/deploy/version control tools

Professional Skill Requirements 

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment 
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

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