Anthem, Inc IT Quality Control Analyst Sr ( Test Automation Engineer Sr ) - AIM - Chicago/Deerfield, IL - PS14097 in Chicago, Illinois

IT Quality Control Analyst Sr ( Test Automation Engineer Sr ) - AIM - Chicago/Deerfield, IL - PS14097

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Field: Information Technology

Requisition #: PS14097

Post Date: Jan 07, 2019

Your innovation. Our impact. At AIM Specialty Health (AIM), a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating access to greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve.

Bring your expertise to our innovative culture where you will have the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives, and to take your career further than you can imagine.

The IT Quality Control Analyst Sr. position is a technical hands-on test automation lead within the Quality Assurance (QA) organization. Expert knowledge of multiple automation tools, has a strong passion for driving efficiencies in the software development process, using automation. The candidate will provide guidance on best practices, tools, automation frameworks, test script design, execution, supporting metrics and defining current and future return on investment (ROI) opportunities. Communication at executive levels is critical as regular senior management will occur. Must be innovative, willing to introduce new ideas or opportunities regularly.


  • Provide technical leadership and guidance around testing, automation, frameworks, tooling, best practices and solutions

  • Partner with delivery teams, Development, UAT, Release Management, to align on approaches to driving higher quality through testing activities

  • Provide leadership with details on testing/automation solutions and approaches, along with ROI and costing across projects and programs

  • Partner with UAT teams to help eliminate redundancies or overlap of testing activities, while driving automation to reduce overall delivery times

  • Participate in requirement reviews, QA stand-up and scrum meetings to seek opportunities for automation initiatives, process improvement and driving efficiencies

  • Provide guidance and consultation on automated testing and strategies through complex applications

  • Assess current state of automation and testing implementations, do a gap analysis and provide strategic direction across multiple teams for large testing organization

  • Conduct proof-of-concepts, provide tooling solutions for any automation limitations

  • Collaborate with architecture groups, delivery partners to build solutions on testing, automation to achieve CI/CD


  • Ideal candidate will have min 3 years experience in hands-on test automation development

  • Experienced in implementing best practices and frameworks best suited for multiple, complex applications

  • Expertise with Automation tools, preferably Selenium, SOAPUI, HP and IBM suites as well

  • Expertise with Jira, with a focus on building traceability, artifact management and key reports and metrics

  • Experience in architecting, implementing solutions/frameworks for front end and APIs

  • Hands on experience with implementing Continuous Integration/Continuous Testing and build automation systems such as Jenkins, Cucumber, etc.

  • Knowledge of Relational Database Management (e.g. Oracle, SQL, MySQL)

  • Awareness to TDD/BDD approaches and relevant tools such as cucumber

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills at Senior Leadership levels

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be innovative and creative, willing to bring new ideas to the delivery organization

About AIM Specialty Health

AIM Specialty Health (AIM) is a leading specialty benefit management company with more than 20 years of experience and a growing presence in the management of radiology, cardiology, oncology, sleep medicine, and specialty pharmacy benefits. Our mission is to make healthcare services more clinically appropriate, safer and more affordable. As such, we promote the most appropriate use of specialty care services through the application of widely accepted clinical guidelines delivered via an innovative platform of technologies and services. With over 32 million members covered across 50 states, AIM ensures delivery of the right test at the right time in the right place.

We maintain offices in Chicago, Deerfield, Schaumburg and Westchester, IL as well as Glendale, CA.

AIM‘s services include:

  • Prospective clinical review of outpatient advanced imaging procedures such as CT, MRI, Nuclear Cardiology and PET Scans

  • Clinical review for cardiology and specialty pharmacology products and services.

  • Oncology Management programs leveraging AIM's proven specialty benefit platform to drive consistent and effective cancer care through services review along with management of close to 70 oncologic drugs.

  • Specialty Drugs programs to provide review for over 142 specialty drugs offering providers an automated drug review process through our provider friendly web portal.

  • Sleep Management, designed to align the diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea against clinical guidelines, enhance member access to high value providers and ensure treatment compliance for the dispensing of supplies.

Our programs combine clinical excellence, its innovative technology and a commitment to customer service, ensuring the company’s on-going leadership in the rapidly evolving healthcare environment.

AIM is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and has received Full Accreditation for Health Utilization Management from the Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC.)

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.