Job Details

Test Architect


Date Opened: 08/27/2021

Job Type:

Job Number: 210004VT

Job Description

Role: Test Architect

Basic Requirements:

  • Minimum 10+ Years of experience in Software Testing and Software Quality Assurance.
  • Minimum of 5 years of hands on experience setting up QA toolset including automation of API testing.
  • Minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience with Performance and Load Testing(stress, concurrency, load testing) and associated toolset.
  • Clear understanding and knowledge of QA Concepts, Methodologies and Testing Techniques.
  • Responsible for designing and implementing test automation framework.
  • Ability to communicate solutions convincingly to the team and other stakeholders.
  • Act as a subject matter expert on various testing types, specific tools used for them, market trends and best practices
  • Lead the efforts towards technical estimation, planning, designing, coding and testing of project(s) in assigned work.
  • Define coding standards, processes, best practices with regards to Test Automation (UI\API\Mobility\NFR)
  • Conduct review and influence of existing solution, design and system architecture
  • Provide guidance to team members\organization on different technical aspects like new tools and techniques, best practices, emerging technologies, change control, and Software licenses.
  • Ability to contribute to the organization towards pre-sales (solutionize) efforts.
  • Excellent Leadership, Technical, Communication, Analytical and Problem Solving skills and ability to get on well with people including cross-cultural backgrounds
  • Ability to build strong working relationships with the customer and internal members across the organization.
  • Awareness in creating test frameworks for large-scale distributed systems\cloud infrastructure.
  • Experience in designing a framework for cross-browser testing.
  • Very Strong in various types of Testing Frameworks (Keyword-driven, hybrid, data-driven, etc.).
  • Test framework value adds like parallel testing, accessibility\security\performance suites.
  • Very strong in Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD).
  • Proficiency in Database concepts, Strong
  • knowledge of SQL and experience with MySQL.
  • Experience of working on Data Intensive, Analytics/Business Intelligence based products is highly desirable.
  • Configuration management: SVN, Git.
  • Continuous Integration tools like Jenkins, Bamboo, Selenium Grid, GIT.
  • A natural communicator who can explain esoteric technical concepts in clear, plain English (both written and verbal)
  • Excellent grasp of standard SDLC / Agile-Scrum development• Experience of REST API\Web Services level testing is a must
  • Fair understanding of project methodologies (Waterfall, Agile (Scrum, Kanban, XP), SAFe).
  • Experience in Non-functional testing like Performance, Accessibility, Security, Usability.
  • Good to have basic knowledge of performance tools like Jmeter.
  • Awareness to set up a complete software testing environment using DevOps practice in the Cloud (Azure\AWS, etc).
  • Good to have basic knowledge of Capybara/ Cucumber.
  • Ability to be programming language agnostic.
  • Ability to work as an Individual Contributor or lead a series of teams on the technical front.
  • Ability to contribute to the organization towards pre-sales (solutionize).
  • Experience of working in Product Development Environment and awareness of their best practices.
  • Ability to see through the testing stages, test status and test case progress for the entire system.
  • Ability to manage test governance and present the same.• How AI\ML is changing testing\test automation and awareness around this wave.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Retail Ecommerce Experience
  • Salesforce Commerce Cloud Experience
  • Salesforce Service Cloud Experience
  • Mobile Testing Experience



  • Provide Technical leadership to the QA test team. Mentor and teach the QA team on how to use the latest and greatest QA tool sets.
  • Proactively drive all testing activities and be the owner of all QA and UAT environments.
  • Collaborate closely with Digital Engineering teams and other cross functional departments (Decision Sciences, Digital Marketing and infrastructure).
  • Implement a robust automated testing strategy for all technology related solutions.
  • Ensure all automated and manual test plans are maintained and updated on a regular basis.
  • Implement standard QA processes that will compliment the solution delivery lifecycle.


Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


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