RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has a client that is seeking an Automation Developer III in Greenwood Village, CO.Key Tasks: Automation Developer will be responsible for coding automation test cases based on functional specifications and executing automated test scripts to ensure the system release functions as expected Develop and maintain test plans, test cases, and automation strategies to support multiple product validation processes As an Automation Developer, you will coordinate and collaborate with Design, Architecture, Development, and Operations to ensure optimal customer experience Responsible for implementing and supporting router firmware automated testing Scripts advanced test scenarios using Python on the Robot Framework; Included automating LED color detection and patterns, IP interfaces (IPV4 & IPV6), WiFi behaviors, and the behaviors of the services across the total solution Oversees implementation and configuration of automated robot testing frameworks and related infrastructures Automation Developers defines and tracks quality assurance metrics such as defects, defect counts, test results and test status Collects and analyzes data for software process evaluation and improvements and integrates them into business processes to address the business needs Determines manual test cases that are candidates for automation Manages Product Testing deliverables such as documentation, training, completion of testing in-sprint, test case management, etc. Ensures proper maintenance and tracking of test cases and test accounts Represents Product Testing in planning meetings on all engineering projects to provide input and guidance on testing best practices Automation Developers are responsible for compliance with company engineering standards, policies, and procedures Maintains good relations with peers, team, other organizations and vendorsREQUIREMENTS: BA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field or equivalent work experience Testing Certification ISTQB Advanced Level preferred Engineering experience 2+ Automation experience 2+ Software Testing experience 2+ Python Coding Experience 1+ Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, suppliers, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straightforward, and professional manner Self-starter, self-motivated, driven individual Ability to adapt with shifting priorities Experience with robot test automation framework Scripting experience with Python Strong understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) Proficient using JIRA for work management and reporting Knowledgeable in CICD Creative solving of technical problems to ensure the ability to translate technical requirements into test plans Ability to track multiple test efforts simultaneously and to be able to synthesize the results in fast paced environment Ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure Ability to prioritize and organize effectively Ability to provide coaching and counseling when necessary Ability to supervise and motivate others Strong leadership skills with proven ability to provide effective, results oriented direction Ability to use personal computer and software applications (i.e.: word processing, spreadsheet, etc.) Knowledge of company products and services Experience with Raspberry Pi is a plus Experience with Test Rails is a plusKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.