Senior QA Automation Engineer

Sri Lanka

Senior QA Automation Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Engineer in QA Automation!

  • Are you someone who is an expert in QA and automation
  • Do you believe that QA is an integral part of software development
  • And finally, are you evangelical about learning and teaching others about the virtues of QA automation?

Who are we?

If your answer to all these questions is a resounding yes, we want to meet you.
 We are Xyicon, a US-based SaaS company helping solve unique client problems in an equally unique way. Our product, Xyicon, helps run some of the world's largest businesses (Prologis, Kaiser, NetJets) on a daily basis.

The opportunity

Our product roadmap is very promising, and new features are growing in complexity. It is a challenge to maintain high-quality standards continuously during our delivery process. We are looking for an individual who is up for the challenge and would enjoy leading an elite team of problem solvers.

As a Senior QA Automation Engineer, your primary goal is to understand 
 our product and set up a tailor-made QA Test Automation process. In this role, you are expected to,

  • Work with different teams and the leadership to define QA processes, ownership, and expectations
  • Build and execute test plans for each engineering team
  • Develop a deep understanding of the user experience to lead the team in building and testing products that delight customers
  • Participate in Agile sprint ceremonies, helping teams deliver continuously and predictably
  • Review requirements, specifications, and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Mentor team members, elevate their technical, communication, and leadership skills, and provide coaching on QA best practices
  • Collaborate with the Product team to define and provide business-critical path testing.

Minimum skills and experience

Xyicon’s multi-dimensional nature means the people working with it should be similar. The ideal candidate,

  • 7+ years of experience working on teams with Agile & Lean methodologies
  • Expert experience in Selenium, Jest, Mocha, Chai, or equivalent
  • Experience building and managing E2E and functional test suites
  • Great communication skills: an ability to find a common voice with all team members
  • Has excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills. Should be able to see a problem from different angles and come up with efficient, creative, and cost-effective solutions

Our Sri Lankan team's salaries are pegged to the US Dollar. If you are looking to join a company where you can grow personally and professionally.