Lead Software Test Automation Engineer/Software Engineer in Test

Pune, India

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a Lead Software Test Automation Engineer/Software Engineer in Test for our Pune office to make the team even stronger.

Project technologies and tools

  • Selenium;
  • Selenium Page Factory;
  • Java;
  • Design Patterns;
  • Agile Methodology;
  • Web services;
  • BDD/JBehave;
  • Jenkins/Bamboo;
  • Sonar/Clover;
  • Maven;
  • SVN/GIT;
  • Database;


  • Plan and document end-to-end Quality and Testing strategies in line with company standards;
  • Participate in project planning meetings and requirement elaborations, estimate, and commit to QA deliverables;
  • Work with delivery team/s to ensure all quality impacting aspects (Performance, Scalability, Feature and requirements quality, Continuous Integration, Test and code coverage, Test data coverage, Testing management across environments, quality gating for releases, Cross browser/OS and mobile devices testing coverage, continuous feedback from production based on issues and customer experience, Testable product architecture, adoption of APM and other Analytic tools) are planned for development and delivery throughout SDLC cycle;
  • Drive adoption of SAFE Agile/ADAPT/Scrum/Waterfall practices and use of ALM (Application Life Cycle Management) in line with company standards;
  • Document and archive scripts, test cases, test strategy, defects, acceptance criteria, non-functional artifacts (e.g. performance metrics), and other training/knowledge sharing details as per company Testing and Dev Services standards;
  • Report project/product health to management with regular frequency as per cadence within the project (daily/weekly/monthly/every release);
  • Develop code for Test Automation scripts for feature and performance testing using company Test Automation Framework/other standards consistent with company practices;
  • Develop test tools, test beds, data mock ups, and other test infrastructure to continuously measure quality through Continuous testing and integration;
  • Demonstrate continuous improvement in working with broader team by measuring and reporting company Product Health metrics and other standard testing metrics as per company standards;
  • Participate actively in internal technical forums and community meetings to promote enterprise consistency around testing frameworks, tools, and infrastructure;
  • Help evaluate 3rd party and/or open source tools and libraries to help implement quality engineering practices, specifically automation, performance, test data and environment management, and CI;
  • Carry out automated and manual exploratory testing to ensure software meets business and security requirements and established practices.


  • 6-10 years’ experience in a similar position;
  • Expertise in Agile and Waterfall testing methodologies and ALM tools such as JIRA, RALLY, Rational Team Concert, etc;
  • Experience in both Unit and Integration testing needs with exposure to data virtualization tools;
  • Experience testing across a variety of platforms: web and mobile user interface, APIs (REST and SOAP), transaction processing systems, and/or data warehouse reports;
  • Expertise in software development to build and use automation frameworks using technologies: Java/.NET/C++, JUnit, Selenium, JBehave, Soap UI/Pro, Spring framework, REST, JSON and XML, Eclipse IDE, Nexus, Maven, SVN/GIT, etc;
  • Demonstrated experience developing high quality test strategies and test execution – specific focus on cross browser/OS and cross device testing;
  • Ability to create good acceptance and integration test automation scripts and integrate with Continuous integration (Jenkins/Bamboo) and code coverage tools (Sonar, Clover) to ensure 80% or higher code coverage;
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills with great attention to detail, critical thinking, solid communication and proven leadership skills - with the ability to lead multiple test paths simultaneously.

Nice to have

  • Exposure to Continuous integration, Delivery, and tools such as Chef/Puppet;
  • Exposure to performance engineering and profiling (e.g. Java JVM, Databases) and tools such as Load Runner and JMeter.

We offer

  • Opportunity to work on technical challenges that may impact across geographies;
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online university, knowledge sharing opportunities globally, learning opportunities through external certifications;
  • Opportunity to share your ideas on international platforms;
  • Sponsored Tech Talks & Hackathons;
  • Possibility to relocate to any EPAM office for short and long-term projects;
  • Focused individual development;
  • Benefit package:
    • Health benefits;
    • Retirement benefits;
    • Paid time off;
    • Flexible benefits.
  • Forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.).