Senior QA Automation Engineer for Testing Center of Excellence

Kyiv, Amosova, Ukraine

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Ciklum Testing Center of Excellence (TCoE) is a software quality assurance unit in Ciklum, which has been evolved very rapidly for the past 4 years to a mature SQA services provider, concurrently serving up to 30 projects, consisting of 70+ SQA professionals, delivering 5 main service lines.

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

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

Testing Center of Excellence is a unique provider of QA Services and QA Consulting in the following areas:

  • Manual Web / Mobile QA Services
  • eCommerce QA Services
  • Automation QA Services
  • Performance QA Services
  • Security QA Services
  • QA Consulting

Testing Center of Excellence Team has the following certificates:

  • QA area - 46 certificates - ISTQB Foundation
  • QA area - 3 certificates - ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst & Test Manager
  • Scrum Master area - 29 certificates - ICAgile Certified Professional
  • Security area - 2 certificate - Offensive Security Certified Professional

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Description

On behalf of Testing Center of Excellence, Ciklum is looking for Senior QA Automation Engineer to join Kyiv team on a full-time basis.

Testing Center of Excellence is looking for technology experts who want to make a positive influence on new business by applying best QA practices and taking ownership.

We are a growing business unit of Ciklum with currently 100+ employees, specializing in Software quality assurance. Currently we are dealing with approximately 35 projects simultaneously. Our projects usually last for 6-12 months and our technological focus is mainly on web and mobile technologies. Therefore, you will have the opportunity to get frequently in touch with new projects, processes, approaches, technologies, and tools. Through direct knowledge exchange with international clients, you are an important contributor in making them successful.

Our environment gives you the opportunity to share your professionalism to help team members grow and we support you with training and education in the areas where you want to develop.

Responsibilities

  • Creation of Test Automation Strategy
  • Development of test automation framework architecture
  • Automation of regression and other functional testing on Web/Mobile projects
  • Building and maintaining automated testing frameworks
  • Integrating automated testing into CI process
  • Test case adjustments for automated testing needs
  • Test data and test environment preparations
  • Making conclusion and reporting about stability of the product under test
  • Possibility to perform testing activities on several projects, communicate with developers and project managers

Requirements

  • 4+ years of professional experience in QA Automation of Web products via Selenium (WebDriver) and supportive frameworks
  • Solid skills in Java and OOP
  • Experience with Test Automation for Mobile
  • Strong experience in creation of automation frameworks from scratch
  • Experience with implementation of automated testing for project and system
  • Strong experience with continuous integration processes and tools (Jenkins, teamcity, or similar)
  • Experience of working with version control systems (e.g. GIT, SVN and others)
  • In-depth knowledge of test automation approaches and procedures
  • Good knowledge of different testing methods, techniques and types
  • Understanding of Agile/Scrum
  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer science or relevant
  • Good English skills – Upper-Intermediate and above

Desirable

  • Experience with Mobile automation
  • Experience with API level testing
  • Knowledge of programming languages, such as JavaScript/Python/C# would be a great plus
  • Experience with angularJS/angularX/JS would be a great plus
  • Some experience with cloud-based automation solutions like Saucelabs, Browserstack
  • Good Knowledge of SQL

Personal skills

  • Good analytical skills
  • Good team player, motivated to develop and solve complex tasks
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, self-disciplined and result-oriented
  • Strong attention to details and accuracy

What's in it for you

  • Very close cooperation with different clients
  • Possibility to propose solutions on a project
  • Dynamic and challenging tasks
  • Ability to influence project technologies
  • Team of professionals: learn from colleagues and gain recognition of your skills
  • Low bureaucracy, European management style
  • Continuous self-improvement
  • Trainings
  • ISTQB/JAVA8 Certification preparation
  • Knowledge sharing meetings