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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.

DESCRIPTION

The QA Squad Lead will be responsible for planning the squad testing work, implementing/monitoring the automation work implemented by the squad, including the integration manual work and performance testing initiatives. The QA Squad Lead will have a good understanding of software development testing methods and best practices that affect the quality and security of our applications and systems. Our Leads will be very analytical and curious, while also exhibiting high levels of effective communication, teamwork, and leadership. The QA Squad Lead will partner with the existing QA Tribe Lead to define and evolve the deliverables of the Squad. This role will suit someone who is a Technical QA Lead with experience defining test strategies and managing teams of at least 5 testers. Someone that would like to evolve to the next level in their testing career including automation and performance testing will also find this opportunity exciting. You will be deeply involved in the definition of the UI and backend automation work so having experience in these areas is crucial for the role. In addition to this, you will be responsible of planning and monitoring the work of the manual integration testers in the squads. The practices defined by this squad then are adopted and implemented by the rest of the tribes.

REQUIREMENTS

  • +7 years’ experience in testing including automation ‘hands-on’ for UI and/or backend;
  • Hands on experience of planning, coordinating, and executing testing activities along the complete development life cycle in and agile environment;
  • Experience defining automation test strategy and framework;
  • Reporting testing status and assessing high risk situations that could compromise delivery deadlines and quality;
  • Experience mentoring developers and testers in QA practices;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the testing of Applications, microservice architectures, API services, and databases.;
  • Broad knowledge of Testing technologies and latest practices in the field;
  • Experience with coding in languages like C#, groovy, javascript,.net technologies, azure;
  • Experience with different automation tooling like Selenium, cypress, soapui or any tool used for service automation.;
  • Understanding of concepts of Continuous testing, Continuous Integration, git, branching strategies and DevOps ;

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create and manage the squad delivery plan in collaboration with the QA Tribe lead;
  • Create user stories with sufficient detail and supporting technical documentation to plan the Integration and automation work.;
  • Monitor and manage team performance and provide regular feedback to the QA tribe lead;
  • Manage quality and on time delivery of user stories;
  • Manage communication between squad and tribe leadership ;
  • Champion for all KAP best practices ;
  • Accountable for ensuring all work committed in sprint is delivered;
  • Constantly seek improvement in squad performance ;

WE OFFER

  • We believe that the greatest strength of the company is its people. EPAM is fully committed to help its employees to reach their full potential and achieve their professional goals through continues learning. With this in mind, we would like to introduce to you few of the many opportunities and services which we believe will help you expand your current knowledge ;
  • Full access to cutting-edge tools and technologies;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • All-around Social package: professional & soft skills training, medical & family care programs, sports;
  • Relocation opportunities;
  • Free English classes;
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions;
  • Continuous experience exchange with experts and professionals worldwide;
  • Friendly team and comfortable working environment;
  • Engineering, corporate, and social events within and outside the Company;
  • Flexible working schedule;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;