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Sr. QA Automation Engineer

Date: Nov 16, 2021

Location: Spartanburg, SC, US, 29306

Company: Purpose Financial

Address : 135 N Church Street, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States - 29306   


Purpose Financial, Inc. is an innovative consumer financial services company that offers a diverse suite of credit products, promoting financial inclusion and meeting consumers wherever they are. Through its brands, the company is committed to helping customers achieve their version of financial stability in the moment and in the future.  Since 1997, Purpose Financial has been a pioneer in the consumer credit and financial services market offering money solutions in over 1,500 storefronts locations and online lending.  Providing services in over 27 states, Purpose Financial employs over 3,700 team members.


At Purpose Financial we are always on the lookout for motivated individuals who share in our values of mutual respect to join our team of outstanding professionals.


We offer:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Life/Health Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Educational Assistance
  • Paid Vacation/Holidays
  • Employee Discounts
  • Work-life Balance
  • Business Casual Environment
  • Paid Volunteer time off
  • Rewards and Recognition Program
  • EAP

To learn more about Purpose Financial visit Purpose Financial Website 


Position Summary

This position reports to the Quality Assurance Director and, is responsible for development of test automation and implementation of the test automation framework(s) across multiple projects.  You will work with IT to also set up and maintain the test environments and will work closely with the SCRUM teams to ensure an effective use of test automation.

Job Responsibility

  • Mentors Jr. automation engineers and QA professionals on team in best practices and adherence to overall testing strategy
  • Develops and executes test automation code to support SCRUM team and release activities across all of technology.
  • Work with the QA Director and lead QA automation engineer to define process and strategy associated with automation.
  • Collaborate with team to design overall test automation strategy for product suite and framework components.
  • Design and create test scripts to address areas such as database impacts, software scenarios, regression testing, negative testing, error or bug retests, or usability in preparation for implementation.
  • Design and develop automation frameworks.  
  • Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope/delivery dates.
  • Prepare Reusable functions, which improve the robustness, re-usability, and maintainability of their test scripts.
  • Provide status and progress reports, as necessary.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • Understand, adhere to and enforce all corporate policies.

Job Responsibilities Cont.

Education Required

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent level of experience

Experience Required

5 years in a test automation or software engineer role.

Knowledge Required

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills; adaptability and flexibility to changing environment; and comfortable working in a dynamic, high volume, fast-paced environment.  Ability to understand and ensure compliance with policies, procedures, and laws governing our industry/business and products.
  • Ability to create scripts beyond record and playback using Java, Selenium, Appium, WebdriverIO, Android Studio and XCode, adding control flow logic, loops etc. Experience working with GUI object recognition and customization. Knowledge of XML concepts
  • Effectively communicates in meetings with project team members and all stakeholders.
  • Proven experience developing automated test systems using the selenium toolset or equivalent tools.
  • Proven experience developing test automation in a web-based and digital environment.
  • Proven experience in developing automation frameworks.
  • Experience with developing automated testing on mobile devices a plus.

Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time; standing occasionally; walking; bending; squatting; kneeling; pushing/pulling; reaching; twisting; frequent lifting of less than 10 lbs., occasional lifting of up to 20 lbs.; driving and having access during the workday to an insured and reliable transportation; typing; data entry; grasping; transferring items between hands and/or to another person or receptacle; use of office equipment to include computers; ability to travel to, be physically present at, and complete the physical requirements of the position at any assigned location.


Customer Centricity
Interpersonal Skills
Technical Proficiency/Leadership
Working with Diverse Populations




Business Casual


Must be eligible to work in the USA and able to pass a background check.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

Requisition ID: 20261

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina