Lead Automation QA Engineer for Mercedes Pay

Kyiv, Gulliver, Ukraine


Mercedes Pay S.A. is a young, innovative start-up in the field of mobile/online payment. Our goal is to establish the new standard for payment processes. ‘Mercedes pay’ is the electronic payment system for services provided by the Daimler Group. It is a fundamental component of Daimler’s mobility and digitalization strategy. As a part of the Daimler group, we are ambitious to make the products and services that Daimler offers even more appealing with the new payment system.


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On behalf of Mercedes Pay, Ciklum is looking for Lead Automation QA Engineer to join Kyiv team on full-time basis.

Become a part of an Agile team delivering a digital payment platform for POS payment, online payment, voucher & loyalty components, customer identification, strong factor authentication to serve a large array of business cases based on modern web, mobile and server side technologies.



  • Create / modify, review, and execute verification and validation plans, cases / runs, and reports for software components and systems.
  • Participate in Risk Management activities: risk analyses, risk evaluation, and control in both pre-market and post-market risk management activities, Go noGo decision making
  • Provides quality input and oversight to new product introduction, design transfer, installation and change control including requirement specification
  • Document all activities to support final acceptance of the software, including all related defect entry, tracking, and fix verification.
  • Continuously looks for opportunity to improve software quality and related processes. Proactively create and drive teams to drive improvements.
  • Develop and approves quality and engineering, documents for conformance to business practices and departmental procedures.
  • Support internal audits
  • Assist in definition of product development processes


  • BS/BA. in engineering, computer science, or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of successful experience in software QA/QC
  • 5+ Experience with software testing including automated testing, test planning, functional testing, and regression testing
  • Ability to work independently as well as lead and work with teams supporting all Software Quality aspects in a Research, Development, and Production environment
  • Proven but balanced experience with Jira, Jmeter, Java, JS, Web-tesing, API-tesing, Kotlin, Protraсtor, Apium is a big plus, or in combinations
  • Proven experience in developing and establishing TDD, BDD
  • Strong analytical skills and experience
  • Additional work hours may be required during intense development times or to meet final goals or release deadlines, etc.


  • Experience with Kotlin
  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience with Selenide
  • Experience of testing of ETL applications
  • Performance testing experience

Personal skills

  • Ability to adapt quickly to the changes on the project
  • Proactive person
  • Attentive to details
  • Quick learner
  • Strong team player

What's in it for you

  • Live, dynamic and highly professional team you can learn from and contribute to
  • Latest technologies and tools to develop and deliver amazing products
  • Opportunity and assist to grow
  • Quarterly performance bonuses 10% of Quarter salary
  • Paid afterhours for volunteers
  • Trainings and conferences
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located offices with warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions
  • Medical insurance
  • Fruits and snacks in office