Interview Questions for Test Automation Engineers:
1. How would you describe the process of automation testing?
Tests industry knowledge and understanding of the automation testing technique.
2. What automation testing tools are you familiar with?
Candidate should be proficient in Selenium, Rational Robot, and QTP (HP UFT.)
3. How would you identify test cases that qualify for automation?
The candidate should consider the budget, tools, and project requirements.
4. What are the characteristics of a good software testing framework?
Demonstrates knowledge of automated scripts and coding.
5. Can you suggest coding pointers during automation?
Exhibits knowledge of coding best practices.