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Xoriant - Senior Test Engineer - Quality Assurance (6-8 yrs) Premium

Chennai Job Code: 442923

Senior Test Engineer - (1900000772)


Role - We are seeking Automation testing experts for our delivery team. The successful candidate will interact with the Development Project Manager, the development, testing, and production support teams, as well as other departments within Citigroup (such as the System Administrators, Database Administrators, Data Centre Operations, and Change Control groups) for TTS platforms.

- He/she requires exceptional communication skills across both technology and the business and will have a high degree of visibility.

- The candidate will be a rigorous technical resource with a strong understanding of how to build and implement scalable testing frameworks for enterprise level global applications.

- To plan and lead testing initiatives related to process and product rollout into production. Testing specialists who to design and implement appropriate scripts/plans for an application testing strategy/approach, create / review test cases, guide and support test case execution, and perform test closure activities.

- The ideal candidate will be dependable and resourceful software professional who can comfortably work in a large development team in a globally distributed, dynamic work environment that fosters diversity, teamwork and collaboration. The ability to work in high pressured environment is essential.

Key Responsibilities :

- Responsible for providing test ownership of multiple large scale/complex global testing solutions

- Build and sustain strong relationships with the senior business leaders associated with the platform

- Work closely with Program Management and Quality Control teams to deliver quality software to agreed project schedules

- Proactively notify Development Project Manager of risks, bottlenecks, problems, issues, and concerns

- Compliance with Citi's System Development Lifecycle and Information Security requirements

- Monitor, update and communicate project timelines and milestones; obtain senior management feedback; understand potential speed bumps and client's true concerns/needs

- Understand technology industry trends, how they impact our future solutions and provide strategic direction for the testing community

- Develop and drive the Automation strategy for Automation Practice

- Design the framework, approach and provide the cost-effective automation solutions to the customers

- Regular monitoring and reporting for KPIs and Metrics for Automation

- Work with vendor teams to ensure smooth and timely delivery

- Able to conduct tool evaluation and provide recommendations. Documents, evaluates and researches test results for future replication

Key Challenges :

- Ability to work in complex applications

- Managing time and changing priorities in a dynamic environment

- Ability to provide quick turnaround to software issues and management requests

- Ability to assimilate key issues and concepts and come up to speed quickly

What we offer in this role :

- Best market exposure, internal visibility for growth

- Work on robust, secure and architectural environment

- Opportunity to work in a technical environment

- Flawless blend of volume, niche to enrich your entire experience and kick-start your career

- Young fast-growing team

Key Skills -

Mandatory Skills:

- Minimum 6 - 8 years of testing experience in complex applications

- Minimum 6 - 8 years of experience in Globally distributed teams successfully

- Experience of integrated E2E testing across partner services

- Strong understanding of object-oriented analysis and design, design patterns, high availability and concurrent programming

- Demonstrated excellent software testing skills. Strong experiences in Test Strategy, planning, Design & Execution

- Experience in working on Java and UNIX

- Experience in Automation Tools such as Selenium and Lean FT, exposure to UFT/QTP

- Experience in CI/CD Methodologies and Test-Driven Methodologies

- Strong Database Experience (DB2/ Oracle/ SQL)

- Experience in working on BDD Technology Stack - Gherkin, Cucumber and Bitbucket

- Expert level in Jira, Serenity and ALM

- Experience in Defect Management (ALM, Jira)

- Experience in Programming Languages viz. Java and Spring

- Exposure on DevOps tools - TeamCity, uDeploy, Maven and GitHub

- Knowledge on other Scripting Languages - Perl/ JavaScript/ Shell Scripting

- Experience in validation of web services technologies REST, SOAP and UI Automation and Ensure quality of deliverables

- Exposure and knowledge of continuous integration & continuous deployment process and tools

- Estimate test accurately and co-ordinate with team members for work activities

Other Mandatory Aspects -

- Early/ immediate joiners are welcome

- Experience in Financial industry

- CSTE/ ISTQB Certification

- Experience with Commercial Cards applications and processes would be advantageous

- Experience with Agile methodology

Personal Skills -

- Excellent organization skills, attention to detail, and ability to multi-task

- Demonstrated sense of responsibility and capability to deliver quickly

- Excellent communication skills. Clearly articulating and documenting technical and functional specifications is a key requirement.

- Proactive problem-solver

- Relationship builder and team player

- Flexibility to handle multiple complex projects and changing priorities

- Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

- Good analytical and business skills

- Promotes teamwork and builds strong relationships within and across global teams

- Promotes continuous process improvement especially in code quality, testability & reliability

Know Us :

Xoriant is a Silicon Valley based product engineering, software development and technology services firm with offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia. At Xoriant, we have always strived to give our employees the best work culture, work-life balance, opportunities, compensation & benefits and recognition. The result, an average tenure of a Xorianter is five years, significantly longer than most firms. This number reflects our dedication towards our employees.

Some of the Xoriant advantages for all employees are:

- Innovate: Take the freedom to experiment, learn and grow with like-minded people

- Recognition: Xorianters perform well and get recognized from time to time

- Grow: We grow when our employees grow, so we give them lots of opportunities to learn and grow

- Fun at work: Work doesn't always have to be serious, we regularly have activities to keep our employee fun filled with high-energy

- Benefits: Benefits and compensation includes health insurance for employees, retirement plans and competitive compensation

Xoriant is voted the - Best Places to Work- by the IT-BPM Council in 2015 & 2016 and is proud to be known as one of the few CMMI level companies who focuses on new technologies.

Something interesting, please do visit :

Please visit our employee driven technology blog: http://www.xoriant.com/blog/


Qualifications : B.E.

Primary Location: Chennai

Job: QA

Employee Status: Permanent

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time

Primary Skills: Testing

Secondary Skills: Selenium

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