Gdańsk, Kraków, Warszawa, Wrocław, Katowice or 100% Remote
The Senior Test Automation Engineer responsibilities include both software development and testing tasks and focuses on the testability, robustness, and performance of production software.
As such, an Senior Test Automation Engineer is a test professional with advanced programming skills who can create automation testing tools and frameworks to assist the manual testing process.
The engineer will be working with a team, discover the most important areas to automate together with the team, implement test automation framework(s) and test suite(s), integrate these into the pipeline and ideally leave the team when they are prepared to maintain these solutions themselves.
Nevertheless, the nature of the role requires real seniority, not just as a technical expert but also as a change agent, changing teams’ ideas about how testing is an integral part of the delivery process and enabling them to take ownership.
Understand the flow of code and how it interacts with different components
Understand project documents, customer demands, and product objectives to create and execute test cases
Set up, maintain, and perform test automation frameworks on multiple application platforms, such as Mobile, Desktop, and Web, and building test scenarios and acceptance tests
Investigate customer problems referred to you by the technical support team, testing bugs, and creating and managing bug reports
Handle technical communications and understanding the customers' systems
Work with deployments teams, resolving level issues for systems, coordinating on product design, and offering inputs on the testability of functional elements and product designs
Noting all testing actions you have performed in daily and weekly reports
Analyze and disintegrate software systems and coordinating with other teams to enhance the overall design
Research test tools, methodologies, and trends and upgrading existing practices and processes
Good skills with CI / CD pipeline toolsets such as ADO, TeamCity or Jenkins
Knowledge of programming languages and process management methodology
Knowledge of test methodologies and their corresponding tools eg Jest, Unit.js, Selenium
Exposure to Behaviour Driven Development and experience in programming and testing
The ability to recognize risks and errors in an application
Excellent verbal and written communication skills