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Lead Automation QA Engineer for Ciklum Digital

Ukraine

QA vacancies

Description

On behalf of Ciklum Digital, Ciklum is looking for a Lead Automation QA Engineer to join the team on a full-time basis.

About Quality Engineering Team:

Quality Engineering Center of Excellence is an international award-winning Quality Engineering department that has rapidly evolved over the past 7 years to become a mature Quality Engineering service provider with 250+ professionals working in 7 main directions: QA Consulting and Management, DevOps, Manual, Automation, Support, Performance, Cyber Security and Robotic Process Automation.

Our main principles are:

  • People are over processes and hierarchy
  • Flat and open collaboration/communication increases creativity and brings more value to the business
  • Investing in people and innovations ensures your future
  • Reuse and share your experience – Develop best practices, publicize and follow them

Quality Engineering  Center of Excellence is an optimal environment for your professional involvement and growth.

Responsibilities

  • Test management and Test Automation processes:
  • Setup QA processes, approaches, frameworks, tools, and team composition from scratch
  • Develop and maintain Test Automation Strategy for different projects/products
  • Architect test automation frameworks (API, UI, Mobile) from scratch
  • Develop automated functional UI tests & API/Service level tests
  • Integrate automated scripts into CI/CD process
  • Develop, maintain and expand automated testing infrastructure
  • Devise and document test frameworks, coding standards, preferred design patterns and development methodologies
  • Ensure code quality with peer reviews to ensure guidelines and standards are followed
  • Define Quality Metrics and implement measurements to determine test effectiveness, testing efficiency, and measure the overall quality of the Product as a part of test automation process
  • Make conclusion and report about the quality of the product under test
  • Collaborate with other members of the QA team to automate the manual test processes
  • Manage, analyze and mitigate testing risks

Talent and team management:

  • Participate in hiring / interviewing process
  • Onboarding of a new team members
  • Participate in grading of AQA team members
  • Mentor AQA team members, build and support their professional development
  • Define team composition and seniority pyramyd
  • Technical advice for the testing teams

Requirements

  • 6+ years of professional experience in QA Automation of Web/Mobile and backend API testing
  • 2+ years of experience in leading and managing of the Testing teams across the account
  • Knowledge of testing specifics for different application types (Web, backend, mobile, embedded, high load, SaaS, etc.)
  • Experience with different business domains (Fintech, Retail, Automotive, eCommerce etc.)
  • Strong experience in creation of automation frameworks from scratch
  • Deep understanding of SOLID principles and design patterns, hands-on experience applying them into test frameworks
  • Coding proficiency in Java / C# / JavaScript / Python
  • Experience with BDD, TDD, ATDD
  • Solid experience with test automation tools like Selenium (or similar) and grids
  • Exposure to various web technologies such as gRPC, SOAP, REST, and OData
  • Hands-on experience with API testing frameworks or raw HTTP clients
  • Experience with different test runners
  • Experience of working with version control systems (e.g. GIT, SVN and others)
  • Strong experience with continuous integration processes and tools (Jenkins, TeamCity or similar). CI tools setup, tuning and configuration
  • Virtualization (Docker, Vagrant etc)
  • Experience of working in an Agile Scrum/Kanban development environment
  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline
  • Good English skills – Upper-Intermediate or higher

Desirable

  • Experience integrating test reports
  • Virtualization environment management skills
  • Development of the mock/stub services
  • Experience working with DB (MongoBD, PostgreSQL, etc)
  • Experience with cloud services (AWS, Azure)
  • Experience with cloud-based automation solutions like Browserstack, AWS Device Farm or similar

Personal skills

  • Self-motivated to continually learn and adopt the latest industry innovations and technology
  • Self-disciplined and result-oriented, able to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Good team player, motivated to solve complex tasks
  • Good analytical skills
  • Strong attention to details and accuracy

What's in it for you

  • Close cooperation with client
  • Constant flow of new projects
  • Dynamic and challenging tasks
  • Ability to influence project technologies
  • Projects from scratch
  • Team of professionals: learn from colleagues and gain recognition of your skills
  • European management style
  • Continuous self-improvement

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