Lead Functional Tester

Guadalajara, Mexico

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 25,900+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


We are looking for strong Lead Functional Testers with a great level of knowledge in formal test design techniques, with experience implementing the fundamental test process and the ability to present status reports to upper management. Candidate should be able to provide estimations, create and supervise creation of test documentation such as test cases, test plans and test strategies, as well as provide guidance for other less experienced team members.


  • Supervise creation, modification and execution of test cases;
  • Provide estimations;
  • Coach other team members;
  • Be point of contact for daily on-site testing topics and issues.


  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent;
  • 7+ years as a Functional Tester;
  • 3+ years applying formal techniques for analysis and design of test cases;
  • 1+ year working closely with Test Automation Engineers;
  • Able to modify documentation already created by other team members (test plans, test strategy, etc.);
  • High problem solving skills;
  • Understanding of QA methodologies and processes (test levels, test types, test process, etc.);
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies;
  • Expertise on formal techniques to analyze and create test cases;
  • Create and control risk plans;
  • Experience working as a leader for worldwide teams;
  • Experience creating and presenting status reports to upper management;
  • Excellent spoken and written communications in English.

Nice to have

  • ISTQB Foundations Level certification.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities;
  • International Mobility Plan within 25 countries;
  • Constant training, mentoring, online corporate courses, eLearning and more;
  • English classes with certified teacher;
  • Support for employee’s initiatives (Algorithms club, toastmasters, agile club and more);
  • Enjoyable working environment (Gaming room, napping area, amenities, events, sport teams and more);
  • Flexible work schedule and dress code;
  • Collaborate in a multicultural environment and share best practices from around the globe;
  • Hired directly by EPAM & 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December bonus, 25% vacation bonus);
  • Personal life insurance and major medical expenses for the employee and his/her family (spouse and kids);
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Grocery coupons (added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed);
  • 10 vacations days plus 2 floating days;
  • Official Mexican holidays, plus two extra holidays (December 24th & 31st);
  • Relocation bonus: transportation, 2 weeks of accommodation for you and your family and more.