Senior Lead – Software Quality Engineering Jobs At Pearson, Colombo, Sri Lanka

  • Post Date: June 17, 2022
  • Apply Before: July 16, 2022
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Job Overview

Senior Lead – Software Quality Engineering

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A Leader passionate in technology primarily responsible for establishing frameworks that enable automation aspects of functional and nonfunctional testing and able to train juniors while providing leadership in requirement analysis and design to help identify issues that could compromise quality. An Individual who is capable of independently leading multiple teams and has the capability to drive and own department lead initiatives.


  • Avid in learning and exploring recent technology.
  • An individual with an amiable attitude
  • Good team player and willing to work in challenging environments.
  • Good analytical & communication skills
  • A Self-Starter with a serious sense of Accountability
  • Good leadership and Mentoring skills


  • Work as the team’s point of contact for all QE oriented detail.

  • Plan and drive all aspects of quality within the team.
  • Mentor juniors and thereby help improve the overall QE competence and efficiency index.
  • Review Test Designs & Test Automation practices to ensure standards.
  • Improve efficiency of testing activities working closely with Development leads, Architects by understanding the designs and architecture of the application.
  • Perform periodic reviews on test cases automated by subordinates.
  • Own & create Test Repositories, Artifacts and collaborate with assignees in maintaining standards.
  • Establish a CI/CD setup using automated tools i.e., Jenkins, Bamboo..etc. with other stakeholders I.e., DevOps teams to ensure efficient & High-Quality in deliverables.
  • Conduct functional testing on UI, API components with industry recognized tools & frameworks I.e., Selenium, SoapUI, Rest Assured…etc.
  • Conduct Non-functional testing (Performance, Security, Accessibility…etc.) with industry recognized tools.
  • Drive conceptualizing to implementation of innovative solutions improving Quality Engineering practices and efficiency.

Skills & Expertise

  • A wizard in technical frameworks able to recommend solutions using them for technical impediments.

  • Hands on experience in Object Oriented Programming concepts through a widely adapted programming language (Java, C#…etc.)
  • Solid understanding and ability to coach the team on Non-functional industry test Automation tools & technologies.
  • Excellent in Defect management, Triage & Tracking.
  • Great competence with stakeholder management.
  • Firsthand experience in Software Engineering and Quality Engineering methodologies, principles & solution architectures
  • Good insight on the latest Network, Cloud technologies & breakthroughs.
  • Good understanding & experience with Test Management tools such as HP ALM (Application Lifecycle Management), JIRA…etc.

Qualifications & Experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent qualification

  • Minimum 7+ years’ experience of overall Software Quality Engineering with 5+ years hands on experience in Quality Engineering technical aspects.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as a designated lead.
  • Experienced with working in an Agile team & good exposure to DevOps.
  • ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level
  • Prefer any ISTQB Advanced Level certification.
  • Oracle Certified Associate in J2EE, AWS Certifications, Any Valid Technical Certification (Preferred).

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Job Detail
  • Offered SalaryNot Specified
  • Career LevelSenior Executive
  • ExperienceMore than 5 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYComputer and technology
  • QualificationBachelor's Degree
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