DuPont Test Automation Developer in Johnston, Iowa

Test Automation Developer (Job Number: 017451W-15)


DuPont Pioneer is seeking a Test Automation Developer to join our team in Johnston, Iowa. In this role, you will validate and verify that a software application meets the stakeholder requirements using coded test scripts, execute test plans utilizing automated test scripts to identify software defects, and provide technical test automation support for test automation tools and environments. You'll work with Test Analysts to support quality initiatives and education using automation.

Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop working knowledge of general and Pioneer specific business practices

  • Utilize Pioneer software development methodologies and documentation standards

  • Project work time estimates for the software test schedule, including Pointing sessions

  • Understand requirements and risks in order to assist with creation of the automated test plan

  • Follow established automated test processes and standards

  • Communicate suggested modifications to test leadership

  • Design, document, develop and execute automation test scripts

  • Support, maintain, and enhance existing automation test scripts

  • Analyze, document and report test results

  • Record and track failed test scripts; follow-through with resolution and validation

  • Identify appropriate tests for automation

  • Coach and mentor team members in test automation and QA practices

  • May direct other Test Automation Developers or Testers as part of a project team

Participate in:

  • test tool evaluation process

  • test automation environment infrastructure and data initiatives

  • verifying the automated test approach and resulting test coverage

  • quality education to advance knowledge of quality discipline and industry best practices

  • defect triage

  • gathering and analysis of metrics

Assist in:

  • quality assessment of software and product readiness for release

  • the implementation of automated test strategy, processes and standards

  • translating client requirements into test requirements

  • May participate in:

  • identifying project test risks

  • identifying system and process efficiencies



  • Bachelor's degree in business, management, or technology with four+ years of experience in test automation. Equivalent education and experience will be considered.

Technical Skills:

  • Experience with C#, JavaScript or TypeScript

  • Angular JS or Protractor experience helpful

  • Familiar with GIS / mapping tools

  • Experience working with data services

  • Experience testing web sites, windows application, mobile device apps


Primary Location: NA-United States-Iowa-Johnston

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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