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Lead SDET-Connectivity & Segments  (21000544)

We are pleased to announce the following Position in the Digital engineering Department within the Technology Division.   In keeping with our current business needs, we are looking for a person who meets the criteria indicated below.

Brief Description

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Reporting to the Quality Engineering Lead, the jobholder is Responsible for standardizing the quality engineering practice across all quality engineering chapters in connectivity & segments domain.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for defining and driving the software quality strategy and roadmap in functional/non-functional and automation within all quality chapters under connectivity & segments
  • Responsible for providing technical direction to the software developers in tests and chapters leads to ensure the activities of the team are aligned with all stakeholders
  • Responsible for setting up quality gates and criteria for all testing activities within connectivity & segments and ensuring adherence to these gates
  • Responsible for performing and providing guidance and mentoring on Blackbox & white box testing using best in class procedures and technologies
  • Responsible for updating and maintaining the test regression suites for all squads/Tribes under connectivity & segments, ensuring over 80% automation to reduce testing man hours and ensure lean testing times
  • Regular team and one-on-one engagements
  • Build the technical digital skillset according to the fit for future program
  • Team technical leadership and performance management
  • Responsible for automating test regression suites to ensure 4:1 automation to manual test ratio.
  • Responsible for ensuring 100% use of test automation in all levels of testing within connectivity & segments domain
  • Responsible for implementing the test automation framework
  • Responsible for ensuring 100% test coverage of functional requirements
  • Responsible for ensuring all quality engineering chapters connectivity & segments adhere to the standard test process including defect management
  • Responsible for leading test activities in upgrades ,patches and fail overs in connectivity & segments systems ensuring zero defect leakage and revenue loss due to bugs
  • Colloborate with other lead sdets in regression test strategies and leading sdets in test planning & execution
  • Responsible for 100% test coverage on non function requirements (performance,security,compatibility)
  • Responsible for giving technical leadership in performance engineering and architecture optimization
  • Responsible for defing OAT criteria ensuring adherance
  • Accountable for the quality of all connectivity & segment  systems & releases


  • Bachelor of Science Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Development or related subject.
  • Must have ISTQB Certification (Test Manager certification, Advanced test automation certification or performance testing certification)
  • 4 years + experience in software testing in a busy IT environment
  • Strong understanding of the software Testing Life cycle
  • Experience in managing large test teams
  • Ability to effectively manage competing resources and priorities
  • Experience and vast knowledge in Test Driven Development approaches
  • Must have experience in CI/CD tools such as Jenkins/Drone/Travis/GitlabCi
  • Experienced in at least one mainstream programming language (Java, Python, JavaScript) with a bias towards Java
  • Strong risk identification and mitigation planning skills
  • Experience in Micro services and containerization platforms
  • Experience in Test automation tools and techniques such as Selenium, TestNG, cucumber, Appium etc.
  • Experience in performance engineering and tools such as JMeter,, HP Load runner

Last Date to Apply: Oct 19, 2021

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