Senior Java based QA Automation Engineer

Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia

Place of work
Remote work
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties


Senior QA Automation Engineer works as technical lead within QA and test teams and oversees all aspects of software and product testing and quality of development within the company. This includes developing test strategies, drawing up test documents, identifying faults, and reviewing QA reports. Holder of the position leads evaluation of test automation tools and technologies used most appropriate to the project and the transition of testing in various phases of testing process from a manual to an automated approach to minimize the manual test effort. Also, leads the team and is responsible for building test automation frameworks and supports QA teams with QA know-how. Senior QA Automation Engineeer is responsible for definition and update of company quality standards to meet high satisfaction of customers, and for implementation of test frameworks, test architecture and setting up continuous integration in a CI/CD pipeline and leads the entire QA process on one or multiple projects, which includes pre-testing analysis, appropriate software testing and test automation, post-testing analysis from start to finish. Holder of the position is responsible for making sure all released products meet company and industry quality standards and stays current on modern processes, established tools, techniques, and technologies and ensures high degree of quality. Senior QA Automation Engineer has good overview about DevOps methodology and Scaled Agile Framework or similar frameworks and methodologies.

Key accountabilities
• Meeting with the software/product designers to determine quality assurance parameters.
• Leading the QA team in designing QA test procedures.
• Leading evaluation of tools and technologies most appropriate for test automation on one or multiple projects.
• Create an approach and methodology for building a test automation architecture.
• Create overall test architecture within continuous integration in a CI/CD pipeline.
• Overseeing the drafting of testing documents.
• Implementing testing procedures and overseeing the QA process.
• Identify quality assurance process bottleneck and suggest actions for improvement.
• Troubleshooting quality issues and modifying test procedures.
• Conducting analysis checks on product specifications.
• Identify key KPIs for product quality.
• Reviewing Quality Assurance reports.
• Ensuring the successful deployment of products into the market.
• Responding to requests from the design team and management.
• Mentor and support QA Automation Engineers and testers in test automation.

Wage (gross)

2 300 EUR/monthFinal salary is negotiable. We are offering base salary depending on seniority level and previous experience of candidate. In addition to base salary we provide variable part and other financial benefits.

Employee perks, benefits

We believe in balance between work and personal life. An attractive and extensive work-life balance portfolio guarantees lasting motivation for employees and thus a better quality of life, promotes physical and mental well-being and contributes to a positive work environment. All this with the aim of providing more freedom in reconciling work, career growth, private life and individual lifestyle. Therefore we offer to our employees over 25 different benefits to improve their personal and professional life in these areas:
  • Financial benefits
  • Benefits with focus on learning and development *
  • Benefits with focus on health and sport *
  • Benefits with focus on family and work – life balance
  • Other benefits *
For more information about our benefits click to Benefits

Benefits with * are applicable also to part-time positions.
This information may be subject to changes and other internal rules.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Requiered Skills
• Java test Automation
• Java programming language
• XPath
• Experience with test framework Selenium
• alternatively JUnit, Mockito, hamcrest

Optional Skills

It will be advantage if you have already experience with below mentioned technologies:
• GitLab, VBS Script, Micro Focus UFT, Allure framework, Project Lombok, BLD, Micro Focus Skill Performer, REST API
• Camunda, BPM solution, Docker, REST, SOAP, Apache Maven, Jenkins

• Analytical thinking is your strenght and with excellent overview in Industry trends you should be perfect problem solver with focus on detail.
• You should be able to grow up and mentor mid and senior collegues in your project team.

• English - upper intermediate (B2)
• German - advantage


Brief description of the company

Our brand Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia entered the life of Košice region in 2006 under the name of T-Systems Slovakia and ever since has been inextricably linked with the region when became one of the founding members of Košice IT Valley. We have managed to grow from scratch to the second largest employer in the eastern part of the country with more than 3900 employees. Our goal is to proactively find new ways to improve and continuously transform into the type of company providing innovative information and communication technology services.

Number of employees

1000 and more employees


Contact person: Ing. Lenka Kiššová
E-mail: send CV
ID: 4448598  Dátum zverejnenia: 25.1.2023  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 300 EUR/month