Senior Software QA Engineer

Wabtec Corporation

Bengaluru, India

#R0084934

Position summary

ake yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

It's not just about your career or job title... It's about who you are and the impact you will make on the world. Because whether it's for each other or our customers, we put People First. When our people come together, we Expand the Possible and continuously look for ways to improve what we create and how we do it. If you are constantly striving to grow, you're in good company. We are revolutionizing the way the world moves for future generations, and we want someone who is ready to move with us.

Who are we?

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions, and value-added services for freight and transit rail as well as the mining, marine, and industrial markets. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation, and Faiveley Transport, the company has grown to become One Wabtec, with unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems.

Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress and unlocks our customers' potential by delivering innovative and lasting transportation solutions that move and improve the world. We are lifelong learners obsessed with making things better to drive exceptional results. Wabtec has approximately 27K employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit our website to learn more!

In this role you'll be responsible for leading QA testing and test automation for Port Optimizer software products. Work independently, as well as lead QA testing team for Port Optimizer products. Contribute to and drive quality engineering best practices in all areas of QA testing and automation. Own cross-cutting quality engineering tasks and deliver, while mentoring and helping other team members.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Lead technical design, architecture, documentation and implementation of test automation frameworks and best practices

  • Partner with software architects and engineering manages to make strategic technical decisions as well as technology/tools choices

  • Collaborate with team members within the team and across the business to perform end-to-end system testing and to identify solutions for technical challenges pertaining to quality engineering

  • Partner with product and engineering leaders to derive non-functional requirements and lead NFR (Non-Functional Requirements) test automation

  • Ability to drive improvement and transformation efforts for the betterment of the overall product quality

  • Develop and execute maintainable automation tests for functional, regression and non-functional test cases

  • Create a robust test automation environment for avoiding escapes to production

  • Demonstrate deep understanding of competitive landscape, latest trends and technologies in Quality Engineering

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Master's/bachelor's degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

  • Minimum of 6 years of professional experience in test automation for enterprise software systems

  • Minimum of 2 years of professional experience with leading team(s) and quality engineering designs for SaaS systems

  • Experience with variety of quality engineering methodologies and frameworks

  • In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience of industry-standard test automation tools and technologies like Java, Python, Selenium, REST Assured, Katalon, JMeter, Gatling, Test NG, Cypress, etc.

  • Experience with cloud-based hosting on AWS and Kubernetes platforms

  • Expert in creating and maintaining standard automation frameworks

  • Expert in developing test strategies, test plans and test cases

  • Ability to quickly analyze, reproduce, and summarize issues that require escalations and/or Bug Fixes

  • Ability to learn fast and quickly diagnose potential software system issues

  • Working knowledge of CI/CD processes and application monitoring tools

  • Expert in core data structures, algorithms and design patterns

  • Working knowledge of tools like Rally, Jira, GitLab, Jenkins, Wiki documentation, etc.

  • Ability to collaborate cross-functionally on a global scale across cultures & geographies

Desired Characteristics

  • Business Acumen
    • Demonstrates the initiative to explore technology and approaches for solving system test automation problems and scenarios
    • Skilled in system thinking and product integration testing
    • Has the ability to analyze impact of technology/framework choices
  • Leadership
    • Ability to take ownership of small and medium sized projects and deliver while mentoring other team members
    • Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments and organizational goals
  • Personal Attributes
    • Strong oral and written communication skills

    • Strong interpersonal skills

    • Effective team building and problem-solving abilities

Our Commitment to Embrace Diversity:

Wabtec is a global company that invests not just in our products, but also our people by embracing diversity and inclusion. We care about our relationships with our employees and take pride in celebrating the variety of experiences, expertise, and backgrounds that bring us together. At Wabtec, we aspire to create a place where we all belong and where diversity is welcomed and appreciated.

To fulfill that commitment, we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity, and inclusion. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We have created a space where everyone is given the opportunity to contribute based on their individual experiences and perspectives and recognize that these differences and diverse perspectives make us better.

We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences, and styles... People like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world's toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles...people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.