The Position

We are seeking an experienced and motivated Automation Lead with a strong background in Selenium automation testing. The ideal candidate should possess at least 8 years of hands-on experience in designing, developing, and executing automated test scripts using Selenium WebDriver. As an Automation Lead, you will play a pivotal role in driving the automation testing strategy, leading a team of automation engineers, and ensuring the delivery of high-quality software products.


Roles & Responsibilities


Automation Strategy and Planning:

  • Define and implement the overall automation testing strategy, framework, and best practices using Selenium.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify suitable automation candidates and prioritize test cases for automation.
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to the automation team in test planning and script development.

Test Automation Development:

  • Design, develop, and maintain efficient and scalable automated test scripts using Selenium WebDriver and other relevant tools.
  • Implement data-driven and modular automation frameworks to ensure maintainability and reusability of test scripts.
  • Integrate automated tests into the continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipeline for efficient and timely test execution.

Team Leadership:

  • Lead a team of automation engineers, providing mentorship, technical guidance, and support in achieving project goals.
  • Assign tasks, monitor progress, and ensure the team delivers high-quality automation solutions on schedule.
  • Foster a collaborative and innovative work environment that encourages knowledge sharing and continuous improvement.

Test Execution and Reporting:

  • Execute automated test suites to validate software functionality, performance, and stability across different platforms and environments.
  • Analyze test results and collaborate with development and QA teams to troubleshoot issues and ensure timely resolution.
  • Generate comprehensive test reports, highlighting test coverage, pass/fail status, and any defects identified.

Test Maintenance and Enhancements:

  • Regularly review and update automated test scripts to accommodate changes in application features and requirements.
  • Identify opportunities for test script optimization, performance enhancement, and test execution acceleration.

Quality Assurance and Process Improvement:

  • Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives related to automation testing processes, tools, and methodologies.


Experience & Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 8 years of professional experience in automation testing, with a focus on Selenium WebDriver.
  • Strong proficiency in programming languages such as Java, Python, or C# for test script development.
  • Proven experience in designing and implementing automation frameworks.
  • Solid understanding of software development lifecycle (SDLC) and quality assurance methodologies.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development environment.
  • Knowledge of CI/CD tools and version control systems.
  • ISTQB or similar testing certification is a plus.
Job Category: QA
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Gurgaon

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