Lead Automation Test Engineer

Prague, Czech Republic

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 Lead Automation Test Engineer for our Prague office to make the team even stronger.

A mature software project in an investment bank is looking to improve quality and release cadence.

Project technologies and tools

  • Environment:
    • Program process is a SAFe adaptation, 5 development teams follow Scrum;
    • Bi-weekly release cycle with extensive manual testing done by users;
    • Jira & Confluence, Git (BitBucket), TeamCity.
  • System technologies stack:
    • Database – SQL Server;
    • Back-end – C#;
    • Calculation logic – R;
    • Front-end – WPF and JS;
    • Scheduler – AutoSys;
    • Business intelligence - QlikView.
  • System business domain:
    • Financial services;
    • Investment banking;
    • Risk management & regulatory reporting.


  • Determine testing strategy for the project;
  • Design test automation framework spanning the entire application across vast technology stack;
  • Determine automated testing priorities to achieve our quality objectives;
  • Lead the team of test automation engineers in implementation.


  • Strong technical experience in software testing and quality assurance (6+ years);
  • Solid .NET knowledge;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of QA practices and methodologies, CI/CD;
  • Experience in full testing lifecycle from unit testing to user acceptance testing;
  • Experience with various tools in automating web, desktop and web-service applications;
  • Strong understanding of test pyramid and levels of testing;
  • Very good command of English – Upper-Intermediate or Advanced level (B2/C1).

Nice to have

  • Past experience in financial/banking/reporting domains;
  • Experience working in multi-location multi-cultural environment.