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Senior Software Development Automation Engineer Job

Job Classification:  Remote

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

About this Team


As a Senior Test Automation Engineer, you’ll work on soon to be open-source (https://github.com/gneisstech/bedrock) internal platform powering Applications. Our ideal engineer is able to think holistically about applications, backend and infrastructure architecture, scalability, monitoring, and reliability.

How you will contribute:


  • Work with open sources and creatively integrate them with existing Automation Test Framework 
  • Contribute to development of generic test automation libraries and approaches  
  • Build test automation coverage of cloud services and work towards providing Automation as a Service approach  
  • Develop and deploy automation code to test Edge-to-Cloud and Cloud-to-Edge integrations 
  • Develop test automation tools to perform profiling, capacity testing and monitor cloud resource utilization and APIs operational telemetry.  
  • Create automation code to test E2E integrations from a UX and public API perspective 
  • Maintain test automation code to support cross-functional development groups  

Qualified Applicants will have:


  • 5-7 years of professional software development experience using Java, Python and C#  
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or any related field required, Master's degree preferred
  • Working experience with the open sources like Eclipse, IntelliJ, Selenium, Appium, Rest-Assured and TestNG.   
  • Working experience with Azure is a big plus 
  • Infrastructure as code – bash, Docker, Kubernetes 

Physical Requirements

  • Light work


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


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Req ID:  2368

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Developer, Software Engineer, Engineer, Computer Science, Java, Technology, Engineering

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