Test Automation Architect

Hedge Fund #002

We are seeking a Test Automation Architect to provide hands-on technical leadership for the automation testing framework team. Successful candidate in this role will lead the automation test team, provide technical leadership in design and architecture of the automation framework and will facilitate support and adoption of the framework across QA teams in the organization.


Test Automation Architect will have complete ownership and responsibility for designing and implementing the test automation framework that supports test automation for multiple areas of the firm.
Lead global team of engineers and track progress, performance and milestones of projects.
Ability to implement quantitative test process measurement techniques and adapt automated testing industry best practices and trends to internal needs.
Recommends new tools, techniques and methodologies needed to enhance productivity and quality.
Collaborate with QA and Dev teams to strategize & align long term solution for test automation including roadmap, tools, framework & approach.
Extend framework beyond Functional Automation to areas like Load/Performance and Security Testing.
Presents technical documentation for review by peers and Development community.
Designs and engineers re-usable and modular framework components that can be used by multiple teams in a customizable manner.
Responds appropriately and competently to the demands of work challenges when confronted with changes, ambiguity, adversity, and other pressures.

Required Skills:

Strong software development skills (preferably in Java) and technical architecture skills. Must be willing to take a Hacker Rank Test.
3+ years working as Test Automation Architect (or similar), including proven experience of designing and implementing Automation Testing framework supporting Server/UI/Web and Database Testing
Experience with web frameworks like Angular JS/React JS required.
Possess in-depth knowledge of multiple open source/commercial tools for Web test automation (QTP/ UFT, Selenium etc.) and UI/Mobile test automation (Ranorex, Appium, etc.)
Demonstrated skill in using coding standards and being an active participant in code reviews.
Experienced in implementing testing and QA frameworks using Agile methodologies. Experience in finance/trading industries strong preferred.
Familiar with cloud resources (AWS) and tech (containerization, pipelines).
Strong troubleshooting and root cause analysis abilities.

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