Solution Architect - Testing Services

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 Solution Architect in Testing Services for our Hyderabad office to make the team even stronger.

Project technologies and tools

  • Java/J2EE;
  • Selenium;
  • Junit, Web Services and API Testing;
  • Git/SVN;
  • JBehave/Cucumber;
  • Soap UI/Pro;
  • Spring framework;
  • REST, JSON and XML;
  • Eclipse IDE;
  • Jenkins/Bamboo;
  • BDD and/or TDD;
  • Agile.


  • Create testing vision, test strategy, test planning, test case authoring, execution, test automation, performance, security testing (optional) and defect triaging – in other terms own the delivery; gather and elaborate requirements, estimate; distribute and coordinate QA team;
  • Architect and implement automated solutions across all stages of SDLC. In case of existing frameworks, should be able to analyze and enhance the existing frameworks;
  • Manage the delivery of architectural POCs and demo to Users, SMEs, Technical Group (Conceptualize, design, develop and present the proposed design/solution) to recommend right tools and frameworks;
  • Act as a technical lead who defines; implement automation implementation process from the architecture, design, coding, review process, etc;
  • Communicate with clients (key stakeholders or key technologists) on the areas around testing which can be put to automation thus bringing value to the project;
  • Act as a technical liaison between clients, quality engineering teams and management;
  • Provide technical guidance regarding automation, performance, scalability, security, design, and implementation of testing services;
  • Act as a strong leader with organizational and problem-solving skills with great attention to detail, critical thinking, solid communication and proven leadership skills - with the ability to lead multiple test paths simultaneously;
  • Develop test tools, test beds, data mockups, and other test infrastructure to continuously measure quality through continuous testing and integration;
  • Oversee the quality of software product at different stages on execution (including the application design and architecture) and establish right quality gates before the software release;
  • Report project/product health to management with regular frequency as per cadence within the project (daily/weekly/monthly/every release);
  • Mentor new team members on domain and technology;
  • Be the key point of contact for any technical activities that include conducting demo to the customer;
  • Interact/communicate with the customer, keep them involved and updated;
  • Capture and share best practices amongst the Information EPAM Community.


  • At least 10+ years of overall experience, predominantly in Test Automation using Open Source technology stack;
  • Good knowledge of one domain;
  • Experience designing, building, and improving testing;
  • Experience working in at least 1 or more enterprise level application(s) defining test strategies for enterprise level application or portfolio of applications;
  • Hands-on experience working in large-scale or complex project where he/she is overseeing the quality of software product at different stages on execution (including the application design and architecture) and establishing right quality gates before the software release;
  • Expertise in software development to build and use automation frameworks using technologies: BDD, Java/.NET/C++, JUnit, Selenium, JBehave, Soap UI/Pro, Spring framework, REST, JSON and XML, Eclipse IDE, Nexus, Maven, SVN/GIT, code coverage tools (Sonar, Clover), Configuration Management;
  • Branching and Merging Strategy, experience in both Unit and Integration testing with exposure to virtualization;
  • Strong communication skills, presentation skills, ownership acumen, ability to deconstruct complex problems & projects into execution detail;
  • Hands-on experience working in Agile projects;
  • Test metrics identification, capture and review;
  • Good in Risk Identification and Mitigation;
  • Shift left strategy or testing pyramid concept;
  • Experience interacting with clients in a consultative manner, demonstrating expertise in solution architecture and instilling confidence in EPAM’s service offering;
  • Willing to identify and strategically drive technology decisions to accelerate customer expansion and reduce service delivery timelines;
  • Ability to work with stakeholders, both leadership and subject matter experts, to build a holistic view of the organization's strategy, processes, information, and information technology assets;
  • Ability to travel up to 30%.

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.).