Senior Lead Engineer - QA

Computers/Software $job.jobTypeName Trivandrum, Kerala ReqID:5819


  • The QA Automation Architect is responsible for leading the design, development and implementation of automated testing solutions across all lines of business.
  • This role involves working closely with development and quality assurance teams to analyze the application landscape, delivery approach, and strategic initiatives to devise an appropriate test automation strategy and approach.
  • Evaluate and select appropriate tools and technologies for test automation, ensuring alignment with project requirements and industry best practices.
  • Define and enforce coding standards, guidelines and best practices for automation scripts ensuring consistency across the automation framework.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship to QA engineers across different value teams and guide them in the creation and maintenance of automated test suites.
  • Collaborate with DevOps teams to integrate tests seamlessly into the CI/CD pipeline.
  • Conduct regular reviews of automated test scripts and frameworks to identify areas of improvement and optimization.
  • Overseeing framework updates and enhancements through monthly open house sessions with QA community, fostering ideation and exploring solutions to ensure a robust and efficient automation ecosystem.
  • The QA Automation Architect should stay informed about the industry trends and advancements in test methodologies to continually enhance the automation strategy and maintain a high standard of QA practices.
Technical / Functional Skills  
  • Hands on experience in building, scaling, migrating, and maintaining automation frameworks.
  • Deep understanding of different test automation approaches. (Keyword-driven, Data-driven, BDD, Hybrid)
  • Expert knowledge in one or more scripting languages and/or programming languages like Java, Java Script, Python.
  • Experience in automation testing frameworks and tools— Selenium, Cypress, Playwright, Mocha, Chai, TestNG, Postman, GitLab, Jenkins.
  • Experience of API test automation using rest assured.
  • Extensive hands-on experience implementing and utilizing AWS services using Lambda, S3, CloudFront, Secrets manger etc.
  • Experience in databases such as Mongo DB, MS-SQL, PostgreSQL and query languages such as GraphQL.
  • Integrate automated tests into the CI/CD pipeline using Jenkins or GitLab to achieve continuous testing and deployment.
  • Familiarity with the Technology stack available in the industry for data management, data ingestion, capture, processing, and curation.
  • Exposure and experience in architecting AI/ML solutions/utilities towards test automation.