O'Reilly Automotive Stores, Inc Quality Assurance Engineer in SPRINGFIELD, Missouri

Under minimal supervision, a QA Engineer works to ensure that established standards are followed during the creation of automated test cases/scripts. They strive to continually enhance these standards so that all test assets are as reliable and maintainable as possible. A QA Engineer also troubleshoots issues that occur with the automation framework and takes ownership of them to see that they get resolved in a timely manner.

Essential job functions

  • May train and mentor QA Developers.

  • Review test assets and make recommendations of improvements.

  • Enhance the standards for test asset creation as required.

  • Troubleshoot issues involving the automation framework.

  • Review functional specifications, business requirements, and use cases.

  • Design and implement automated test cases/scripts using O'Reilly's defined framework.

  • Execute automated test cases/scripts to confirm a given application's functional requirements.

  • Identify and document application defects in a centralized issue tracking system.

  • Maintain detailed documentation of test results.

  • Enforce defect management procedures within the project team.

  • Provide assessment of product quality at key milestones to project stakeholders.

  • Use quantitative estimating techniques based on existing metrics and personal experience.

Skills and Qualifications

  • 3+ years of automated quality assurance testing experience.

  • Ability to lead and manage others.

  • Working knowledge of software applications and testing best practices.

  • Exceptional problem-solving skills.

  • Precise attention to detail.

  • Must be able to learn independently.

  • Outstanding organizational skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must work well in a team environment.

  • Proven background with both manual and automated testing.


  • Bachelor's degree in computer-related technical discipline.

  • Knowledge of SQL.

  • Experience with Windows PowerShell.

  • Programming experience (JavaScript preferred)

  • Experience with databases.

  • Knowledge of Windows Batch scripting.

O'Reilly Auto Parts is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the Company to treat all applicants for employment and all team members in a manner that does not discriminate against them because of their race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, military obligation, disability or any other status or characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law.