QA Automation Manager

This senior-level professional is a seasoned individual with strong problem-solving skills, a solid software testing foundation, detail oriented and enthusiastic tester who is passionate about quality. Candidate will identify use cases, define test strategies, test plans, automate and execute tests for the platform delivery solution that supports the Location Based Services and deliver quality releases for in-network/hosted Telecom product operation.

Candidate is expected to have a reasonable grasp of configuration management, databases,

monitoring, system administration, network protocols, networking and deployments to quickly identify issues to facilitate product operation.

The candidate may act as a member of quick-response deployment-support team and will often work under demanding deadlines, operating as a team member as well as independently to resolve complex problems. Candidate should have a constant eye for automating the testcases.


o   Devise test strategies and test plans/test scenarios

o   Create automation frameworks and test scripts and simulators as required

o   Setup test environment and develop and execute manual testcases and automated test scripts

 Well-versed with functional, performance, security, redundancy/high availability, disaster/recovery testing

o   Participate in the requirements, architecture and design discussions and provide comments

o   Log, track and take issues to closure on non-conformances

o   Develop simulators and automation hooks as required

o   Prepare reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities

o   Stays abreast of technological trends in the Operating System of specialty and enabling technologies

o   Coordinate and support on-site audits and take corrective actions on findings

o   Assist support teams with questions, root-cause analysis and provide deployment support


Mandatory skills:

o   Solid test methodology skills and practices, excellent troubleshooting skills with a strong eye for detail, agility in picking up new technologies

o   Experience working with Openstack cloud deployments (or any other cloud such as AWS, VMWare) and testing

o   Experience with Ansible and Git

o   Experience with Kubernetes and Dockers

o   Strong experience working with Unix/Linux (Cent OS) shell scripting, system administration and standard Unix/Linux tools

o   Good knowledge of TCP/IP and Networking and general Unix utilities

o   Experience with testing using Simulators, generating test data; analyzing/grading outputs

o   Packet capturing and analysis using Wireshark

o   Significant Experience in writing Test Automation Frameworks and Simulator Development

o   Exposure to Databases - Postgres SQL

o   Agile development/Scrum

o   Exhibit strong verbal and written communication and self-motivation skill 

Nice to have:

o   Database configuration and management





o   Messaging/Streaming



o   Development Languages



o   Kubernetes

o   Docker Containers and Microservices

o   VMWare deployment

o   KVM

o   AWS

o   YUM and DNF Repositories

o   Artifactory

o   GIT pipelines, Jenkins

o   Splunk

o   Understanding of the telecommunications industry particularly 3G, 4G and 5G mobile networks.

o   Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, Fisheye/Crucible)

o   Experience with Quality Center

o   Familiarity with LDAP, SNMP, SSL, XML, SIGTRAN, DIAMETER, LTE, SUPL is a plus

•   Willing to work overtime and on-call as nec


•   Bachelor degree in science or equivalent experience in a related field Apply:

Deadline: 25th December,2021

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