CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.Job Overview Provides expert technical direction at a project level. This role will be responsible for planning, developing, and executing tests for complex systems and equipment. The individual will collaborate with various teams across IT to identify the impacts of test requirements and improve the overall quality of the final deliverables. Job ResponsibilitiesAs a technical expert, this person will possess strong communication skills and will be expected to partner with business and technical groups in order to anticipate the effects of testing and bring timely resolution to critical issues. Within their area of expertise, this person will provide specialized advice and direction. They will contribute towards the team’s continual process improvement, and will also provide industry knowledge regarding test strategy development, test R&D activities, and technical support when applicable. Additionally, lead the effort to build new Test Frameworks and or extend existing Frameworks, will work with the Test engineers to design and develop Test automation. Minimum Qualifications:3 years Test automation experience5 years of manual testingGUI/Backined Testing (SQL)Web testing, Web Services Testing(SOA)3 years of BDD/Cucumber/Java, Protractor,2 years of agile automation methodology.Bachelors degree or equivalent education and relevant experience.7 + years related experience. #LI-POST1DICE2 Alternate Location: US-Louisiana-MonroeRequisition #: 23307 Company StatementCenturyLink is an industry-leading provider of communications, high speed Internet and entertainment services from coast to coast.  Our combination of business and residential service solutions – including home and wireless voice solutions and digital television – provide innovative solutions to our customers.  CenturyLink is proud to be a participant in the U.S. General Services Administration Networx program, the largest communications services contract in the world.  CenturyLink offers you the opportunity to develop and cultivate your career as we lead the communications industry into the future.Disclaimer:The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.  Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.