Lead Enterprise QA Automation Analyst

Date: May 24, 2019

Location: Greensboro, NC, US

Company: Lincoln Financial






Alternate Locations: Greensboro, NC (North Carolina); Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania); Rolling Meadows, IL (Illinois)



Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.


Requisition #58245


About the Company


Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.


Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $253 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017.


Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.


The Role


This position will design and deliver complex quality engineering (QE) automation frameworks, tools and other solutions for software development and deployment initiatives to ensure the systems meet expectations. S/he will also provide subject matter expertise and direction for his/her area of responsibility to internal stakeholders to ensure QE best practices and enterprise standards are utilized and implemented throughout the automation effort.






  • Adapts the automation solutions as necessary to achieve expected results.
  • Determines complex best practices and innovative approaches and suggests how to improve current quality processes, standards and practices.
  • Determines range and depth of activities required for developing or customizing complex test automation frameworks, researching and onboarding automation tools, for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Develops and implements metrics to measure automation effectiveness in project/release work.
  • Identifies and directs the implementation of test automation related improvements that positively impact software delivery across the enterprise.
  • Influences QE teams to implement expanded automation coverage by adding automated environment validation, smoke and functional test scripts to CI/CD pipeline.
  • Leads the design and implementation of enterprise test automation frameworks, methodology and tool integration for agile and waterfall teams.
  • Leads, directs and/or participates in projects for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Provides expertise and training, and coaching to junior team members.
  • Provides status reports and metrics on assigned projects.
  • Provides technical subject matter expertise to project teams and internal stakeholders (e.g. application developers, application support, testers) on a broad variety of software testing issues.
  • Provides training to the end users on the available automation solutions, tools and methodology.





  • 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's)in (Minimum Required)





  • 5 - 7+ Years of experience in software test automation, automation framework development or other applicable Information Technology experience that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position. (Required)



This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information.  Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications.  If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.


Nearest Major Market: Greensboro

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