JPMorgan Chase Automation Engineer Lead in Dallas, Texas

As an experienced Lead Automation Engineer (Vice President), your mission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming will help your team raise their game, meeting your standards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems, internally and externally. Your quest to embracing leading-edge technologies and methodologies inspires your team to follow suit. And best of all, you’ll be able to harness massive amounts of brainpower through our global network of technologists from around the world.


  • Leading regression testing activities for initiatives across one or more assigned projects, utilizing processes, methods, metrics and software that ensure the quality, reliability and systems safety and security.

  • Understanding the interfacing applications, test environments and our tools and methodologies.

  • Drive test strategy formulation with developers including decomposition of business and technical requirements into test case scenarios, defining test data requirements, oversee and advise on test case creation, devising contingencies plans and other preparation activities.

  • Ensure development of test case execution plan and oversee test case execution, issue management, and status metrics.

  • Working with a global team and responsible for directing/reviewing the test planning and execution work efforts of an offshore team.

  • Communicating effectively with business units, IT Development, Project Management and other support staff on testing timelines, deliverables, status and other information.

  • Assisting in the project quality reviews for your assigned applications

  • Assessing risk to the project based on the execution and validation and making appropriate recommendations

  • Ability to interpret quality audits, drive improvements and change, and facilitate test methodology discussions across the business unit

Additional areas of responsibilities include:

  • Providing project implementation support on an as needed basis

  • Assisting with application training of new resources.

  • Acting as a liaison between the Line of Business testing resources and the development team


  • 12 + years in Information technology, minimum 5 years of experience working with full SDLC

  • Strong knowledge and experience in Agile Methodology

  • Strong knowledge of testing methodologies with specialization in Web services, middleware technologies and UI automation

  • Must work collaboratively with BSA/Developers and proactively identify defects during each Iteration / Sprint.

  • Must be detail oriented and capable of analyzing issues from the perspective of customers/users

  • Experience in testing SOAP / REST services.

  • Experience with TDD, code testability standards, JUnit/Mockito

  • Hands-on experience with understanding and updating Gherkin (Given/When/Then) will be a plus

  • Hands on experience on with Test cycle management tools like JIRA/HP ALM

  • Strong Knowledge of quality assurance principles, techniques and tools required

  • 3+ years of hands on automation development using SOAP UI with Java or groovy.

  • 3+ years of hands on automation development using LISA or Cucumber

  • 3+ years of hands on with development and test automation tools/frameworks (e.g. BDD and Cucumber)

  • Experience with API and service testing

Preferred Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience as software developer using any one of Object oriented languages (e.g. Java/Ruby, Python, C#, C++, etc.)

  • Experience with Spring

  • Strong understanding of OOP & SOA principles, design patterns, industry best practices

  • Experience building / testing REST and SOAP web services

  • Experience with SQL/Stored Procedures on one of the following databases (DB2, MySQL, Oracle)

  • Experience with scripting and working in a Linux environment

  • Experience working on large and medium scale software projects

  • Experience building distributed systems at Internet scale

  • Experience working in a fast-paced financial services/digital focused delivery environment

Our Consumer & Community Banking Group depends on innovators like you to serve nearly 66 million consumers and over 4 million small businesses, municipalities and non-profits. You’ll support the delivery of award winning tools and services that cover everything from personal and small business banking as well as lending, mortgages, credit cards, payments, auto finance and investment advice. This group is also focused on developing and delivering cutting edged mobile applications, digital experiences and next generation banking technology solutions to better serve our clients and customers.

When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.

At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.

Apply today, and put your passion for technology to work at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.