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Sr. Test Automation Engineer

Job Title
Sr. Test Automation Engineer Time Warner
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group WB Business Unit WB Technology Solutions Industry Film Production and Distribution Area of
Technology/Information Technology Location United States - California - Burbank Requisition # 164095BR Position
Full Time Company Overview Warner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the world’s most-loved characters and franchises. Warner Bros. employs people all over the world in a wide variety of disciplines. We're always on the lookout for energetic, creative people to join our team. Business Unit Overview WB Technology combines Warner Bros.’ industry-leading technologists and disciplines to ensure global alignment with business strategy and accelerated delivery of innovative technology solutions studio- and industry-wide. From pre-production through archiving, the WBT organization will provide critical business and technology intelligence and services to all Studio business units. WBT manages the Studio’s enterprise systems and solutions, emerging platforms, information security, consumer intelligence, content mastering and delivery, and more. Posting Job Description What part will you play?
Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. seeks a Sr. Test Automation Engineer for the Application Security, Controls & Test Management department. The Sr. Automation Engineer supports emerging technologies that enhance the business and automate redundant and repetitive tasks. The position will require the ability to translate business requirements into automated testing and/or robotic processing as well as be adept at understanding the nuances of various business systems. Sr. Automation Engineer will also help support the 6 Operating Guidelines for WB Technology: Be Curious, Own It, Embrace Change, Engage and Influence, One Tech, One WB, and Respect
  • Identify automation and process improvement opportunities. Guide future project/release testing based on technical changes and advancements in the testing and robotics fields.
  • Evaluate emerging technologies such as AI for application across the WB Portfolio. Work with business and other members of the Technology group to incorporate new concepts that bring added value and agility to WB.  
  • Provide proof of concept models for automation projects as identified and designed by senior management team.
  • Provide support for deployed automation tools.
What do we require from you?
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Equivalent work experience can be considered.
  • 3-5years QA test automation experience developing Automation Scripts using Selenium, Worksoft or other test automation tools.
  • 3-5 years hands-on programming/scripting experience specifically aligned with RPA and robotic implementations.
  • Track record and proven ability to produce effective, innovative solutions on an enterprise scale.
  • Solid understanding of QA processes, approaches, methodologies and software development lifecycle.
  • Strong ability in root cause analysis of issues, resolving testing issues, and driving issues to closure.
  • Experience with and other automation products.
  • Experience with test case management tool like HP ALM and UFT or IBM Rational Suite.
  • Working knowledge on developing Automation for Functional, Load, Regression and Performance Testing.
  • DB2, Oracle, SQLServer database experience preferred.
  • .Net and Java preferred.
  • Solid understanding of various development process and software release processes such as Agile, Dev/Ops and Waterfall.
  • Must be a self-starter who is highly organized, hands-on, and a team player.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, startup environment.
  • Detail oriented, with strong written and verbal communication
  • Natural leader, comfortable working with all levels of individuals.
  • Knowledge of Warner Bros. or Entertainment Industry business processes is highly desired.
  • Knowledge of current Warner Bros. systems and business processes (across divisions), and business applications architecture and current systems is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Requirements and internal controls.
  • Ability to respond well to feedback and coaching. Be self- motived, and work with a diverse team comprised of both employees and contractors – many located in a wide variety different time zones.
  • Demonstrated ability to define problem, collect data, establish requirement, and create workable solution and potential alternative.
But Wait, There's More! At WBT we look for members who want to:
  • Be Curious: Seek out opportunities to learn, and who aren’t afraid to ask questions
  • Own It: Be the driver, and take accountability
  • Embrace Change: The technology landscape is ever changing – we’re looking for people who are ready to change along with it.
  • Engage and Influence: Share your passion for technology, and develop great relationships with colleagues and collaborators
  • Respect: Show empathy and respect to all, and operate with the best intentions
  • Live the #WBLife: At WBT we look for team members who want to “Contribute to Our Community


The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation, gender identity or any other category protected by law.