Lead Engineer, Automated Testing

100% Remote

Lead Engineer, Automated Test - Work with and help lead a global team of test automation engineers to design and build a set of testing tools and frameworks that will be used by the same group and product engineers to test a high performance, multi billion dollar financial services product.


The most successful candidates have experience designing and building frameworks for end to end, component and unit testing and the tools needed to monitor and produce metrics that allow for data driven results analysis. You are an excellent communicator, eager to work with, teach and learn from stakeholders and peers. You enjoy and excel in mentoring and directing the work of others. 


  • Provide technical and architectural leadership for the Automated Testing Engineering team within the Engineering department.

  • Design, build and maintain automated test frameworks and tools capable of both functional and non functional testing.

  • Work with product engineering to improve automated test capabilities and tools.

  • Design and implement test scenarios for our enterprise financial services application based on requirements and technical specifications.

  • Participate in monitoring, analysis and resolution of application failures in development and testing phases of the software development lifecycle..

  • Run and manage functional and non-functional test executions.

  • Generate test execution reports and other required artifacts for validation and analysis.

  • Communicate progress and issues through regular status reports.

  • Collaborate with Business/Application teams to improve application quality.

  • Assume primary responsibility as test automation engineer.

  • Willingness to interact globally across a 12-hour time zone difference. 

Skills and Experience:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience in test automation development.

  • Demonstrable knowledge of multiple test automation tools and frameworks – Cucumber, Selenium, Cypress, jUnit, TestNG.

  • Experience designing functional automation and non-functional tests automation scripts using TypeScript and Java programming languages.

  • Hands-on experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, AWS/ GCP.

  • Experience with authentication and authorization frameworks.

  • Knowledge of metrics gathering tools such as New Relic, ELK, Prometheus/ Grafana.

  • Expertise in Test Planning, Test Estimation, Test Strategy, Test Case Design, Test Environment Setup, Test Data Setup, Defect Management and Configuration Management.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication.

Bonus Experience:

  • Experience with service meshes such as Envoy and ISTIO.

  • Financial services experience.


Benefits:  Health Insurance, Holidays, PTO, Parental Leave, 401(k)

Compensation :   185000

Posted On :  Sun, Aug, 07, 2022

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