8100 - Automation Test Lead (Python)

Company: Qualitest
Location: Santa Clara, California, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 03.APR.2021


Description Are you interested in working with the largest independent software testing company? Read on! QualiTest is looking for a Autom...



Are you interested in working with the largest independent software testing company? Read on!

QualiTest is looking for a Automation Test Lead (Python) in Santa Clara, CA.

Qualitest is looking for its next Automation Test Lead to manage a team of automation engineers in order to build a custom Python test framework to test software that is designed to optimize different manufacturing aspects for companies in Pharma and Medical industries. The ideal candidate will have experience building Python test frameworks from scratch, as well as experience leading a test automation team.

  • Candidates should be able to create test plans, test cases, and test plans from scratch
  • Responsible for development of a sustainable and maintainable automation framework using Python
  • Implementation of core test Automation strategy and framework.
  • Assist in Planning, organizing, monitoring, and oversight of all phases of test automation
  • Responsible for providing key metrics and status updates to the test lead throughout the project
  • Work closely with other project groups to increase the quality of software delivered
  • Highlight requirement and design gaps as early in life cycle as possible
  • Engage with application development team in defect resolution
  • Provide training to project core team members covering automation activities as needed
  • Facilitate test automation meetings, escalating issues/concerns to the project management team and other key stakeholders.
  • Provide direct leadership to a team of remote automation engineers including coaching, mentoring, performance reviews, and other duties associated with a leadership role.

  • MUST HAVE prior experience in a Test Lead or Test Manager role overseeing a team of automation engineers
  • MUST HAVE hands on experience using Python for automation and test framework development
  • MUST HAVE experience with embedded systems or firmware or regulated industry experience (medical, pharma, aerospace, automotive, etc...)
  • Experience establishing and implementing best QA practices and proper test processes
  • Experience with hardware and software integration is highly preferred
  • Experience with conversion tools like Git or SVN
  • Experience with Jenkins for CI/CD
  • Experience mentoring/training junior members of the team.
  • Experience with system integration testing.


Why QualiTest?
  • Work hard and play harder with our flexible and casual culture. Take a break from work and join an employee event, or enjoy the amenities and games provided from one of our Test Center's.
  • Take care of health with enrollment into one of our competitive medical coverage options + we offer dental and vision coverage options, Life Insurance and Disability Insurance.
  • We encourage you to plan your future with our 401k program.
  • Never stop experimenting and learning with our Tuition Reimbursement Program. We also offer free access to over 3000+ training courses and peer to peer mentoring support.
  • Stay active and get rewarded with our gym membership fee reimbursement through our Corporate Wellness Program. Earn vacation times for attendance achievements each month!
  • We offer a competitive package of time off which includes - vacation, sick, and mental health days. Recharge, refuel and take the time you need, when you need it.
  • Celebrating your achievements and milestones are important to us so we created our Employee Rewards and Recognition Program's. Be rewarded and acknowledged for what you do and who you are!
  • Earn bonus' via our Client Referral and Employee Referral Program's. Refer and earn - tap your network for net-worth.
  • Planning a vacation? Looking for car insurance? Get access to Qualitest Employee Perks for discounts on anything from travel to electronics. With so many offerings the savings are endless!
  • Be a part of a company who strives to support for diversity and inclusion in the workplace - we are one, we are many at Qualitest. Celebrate culture, share knowledge with engineers from around the globe, and inspire each other through our differences.

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