Senior/Lead Software Test Automation Engineer (SoapUI, Groovy)

Hyderabad, India

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a Senior/Lead Software Test Automation Engineer for our Hyderabad office to make the team even stronger.

Project technologies and tools

  • SoapUI/SoapUI NG Pro;
  • Groovy;
  • SOAP WSDL format and REST Discovery;
  • Agile.


  • Full-cycle web application development - design, implement, test, and launch solutions in JavaScript;
  • Communicate with the customer to clarify the requirements;
  • Integrate with other clients’ systems and applications;
  • Support users of the developed system;
  • Drive the collaboration process with other team members.


  • 5-10 years of experience working in a similar position;
  • Expertise in SoapUI or SoapUI NG Pro (part of Ready! API suite is preferred);
  • Understanding of different components in the web services;
  • Understanding of SOAP WSDL format and REST Discovery to create some Service Definitions used by the tests;
  • SOAP service operations along with request and response message formats;
  • Ability to use custom HTTP headers for SOAP service request;
  • Ability to use REST CRUD operations on API under test:
    • Create – POST REST request;
    • Read – GET;
    • Update – PUT;
    • Delete – DELETE.
  • Understanding of usage of the following types of Test Steps:
    • Properties;
    • Property Transfer;
    • DataGen steps for generating data unique to each test;
    • Call another Test;
    • REST Request;
    • Groovy.
  • Expertise in using assertions of various types:
    • HTTP Status;
    • Match values in Response (JSON or XML);
    • Groovy assertions.
  • Understanding of test independence concept – tests which can be run individually and must clean up after themselves;
  • Expertise in multiple authorization mechanisms utilized for accessing API;
  • Expertise in data-driven automation using external sources like excel, JSON;
  • Knowledge of how to hook a SoapUI solution with CI platforms like Jenkins;
  • Understanding of running SoapUI projects to run tests in parallel.

Nice to have

  • Ability to develop solutions using “Composite” type in-addition to “standalone project” with features like reusable tests, scripts and data;
  • Understanding of how to test Swagger API;
  • Demonstrate the use of Virtualization in SoapUI NG Pro for validating tests for services.

We offer

  • Opportunity to work on technical challenges that may impact across geographies;
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online university, knowledge sharing opportunities globally, learning opportunities through external certifications;
  • Opportunity to share your ideas on international platforms;
  • Sponsored Tech Talks & Hackathons;
  • Possibility to relocate to any EPAM office for short and long-term projects;
  • Focused individual development;
  • Benefit package:
    • Health benefits;
    • Retirement benefits;
    • Paid time off;
    • Flexible benefits.
  • Forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.).