Contingent QA Automation Engineer

Job Locations
US-CA-San Francisco


At First Republic, we care about our people. Founded in 1985, we offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. We believe that personal connections are everything and our success is driven by the relationships we form with our colleagues and clients. You’ll always feel empowered and valued here. 


Incredible teams doing exceptional work, every day

In Technology, we support First Republic’s employees and clients through the acquisition, integration and management of the Bank’s information technology systems and services. We drive innovation and explore emerging technologies so our people can be productive and focus on what matters most – providing extraordinary service.


The Automation Engineer should be skilled in automation and look at any repetitive tasks to be automated via automated tools and scripts.


What you’ll do as a contingent QA Automation Engineer:

  • Responsible for understanding tasks that are being done manually and how they could be automated
  • Design, develop and maintain a modular, extensible and reusable test automation harness and scripts.
  • Develop efficient and accurate automated performance test scripts.
  • Responsible for automation using selenium scripts or similar technologies.
  • Support projects and initiatives related to Customer Lifecycle Management
  • Responsible for creating best practices around Development
  • Work with minimal supervision on Integration projects with other IS team members, analysts and vendors.
  • Attend meetings when necessary and maintain a flexible work schedule.
  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of quality assurance, testing and software development processes and methodologies.
  • Ability to understand a requirement and design and convert it into a test documents.
  • Complete and adhere to First Republic Bank’s regulatory requirement trainings in a timely manner.
    Critical features of this job are described under the items above. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons. This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


You could be a great fit if you have:

  • Minimum 5+ years of enterprise software testing experience

  • 3 + years of salesforce platform experience

  • 2+ years of financial services experience

  • 1-2 years of experience working with Jira, SNOW, Remedy, or similar ticketing systems software.

  • 3-4 years of extensive experience in working with automation tools like Jenkins, Artifactory.

  • Experience in designing and developing and testing Web Services/WSDL, and with SOAP /REST Api's for implementing SOA concepts

  • Must be able to independently design, develop, execute and maintain automation framework using Junit, TestNG.

  • Experience in CI/CD pipeline test integration.

  • Hands on experience on relational databases and ability to write and execute queries.

  • SQL – Required

  • Selenium – Required

  • Performance testing- Required

  • Salesforce – Required

  • Experience with development practices like Unit Testing, Test-Driven Development

  • Experience with one or more scripting and/or programming languages and/or tools such as: Python, Perl, Shell

  • Education:

    • BSA degree in Computer Science or related degree required

    • Masters in Computer Science is desired

Job Demands:

  • Must be able to review and analyze data reports and manuals; must be computer proficient.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively via telephone and in person.

Own your work and your career - apply now

Are you willing to take initiative and make decisions? Are you willing to go the extra mile because you love what you do and how you can contribute as a team? Do you want the freedom to grow and the opportunity to take charge of your own career? If so, then come join us.


We want hard working team players. You’ll have the independence to learn, lead and drive change. A culture of extraordinary service, empowerment and stability—that’s the First Republic way.


This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. The Company is an equal opportunity employer. In this regard, the Company makes reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and employees with disabilities in order to enable them to perform all essential job functions, unless doing so creates an undue hardship.


First Republic is subject to federal laws that restrict the employment of individuals with certain types of criminal histories, including FDIA Section 19 and FINRA. To the extent not inconsistent with our obligations under those federal laws and regulations, First Republic will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles and San Francisco ban-the-box laws.


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