EPAM Systems

Lead Test Automation Engineer

3+ months agoDebrecen, Hungary

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

We are looking for a Lead Test Automation Engineer to join our team in Debrecen.

  • Be responsible for overseeing the day to day activities of the software testing team and be fully responsible for testing of Releases
  • Ensure that delivery adheres to Testing Standards: that all changes have sufficient test coverage, with documented test cases and that those test cases are executed and defects fixed. Own and improve the test plans and automation tests
  • Be involved in discussions with developers, QA analysts, business analysts and project managers and be responsible for progress/issue reporting
  • Along with leadership responsibilities, the candidate will also be required to undertake the QA activities (test planning and test execution). Understand and review direct report's performance and motivate them
  • Candidate will work as part of an Agile team, helping to ensure that all User Stories have well-documented User Acceptance Criteria, and that those tests are executed within the iteration cycle
  • At least 5 years of proven software test automation experience
  • Experience as a team leader
  • Hands-on test automation/development experience
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Strong written and oral communication skills in English
  • Experience of testing complex systems and business flows
  • Exposure to test management tools (e.g. JIRA, Quality Centre)
  • Consistently sees the overall big picture situation rather than only focusing on the details and specific tasks
  • Agile experience
Nice to have
  • Knowledge of Java or other OOP language
  • Knowledge of Selenium
  • ISTQB Foundation Level certificate or higher is a plus
  • Experience in Financial Markets or similar
  • Experience writing business-focused acceptance criteria
  • Experience of testing a trading application
We offer
  • Permanent job with remote work opportunity
  • Widespread training and development opportunities, language courses, soft-skill trainings
  • Vast opportunities for self-development, unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning, GAL trainings
  • Multilingual work environment
  • Competitive salary and benefit packages (private health care, sportcard, fringe benefits)
  • International projects, working in hybrid teams with high-skilled peers
  • Sport and social teams support, advanced CSR programs

Job ID: EPAM-52230