Test Lead

Employer: Luxoft Romania
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 21.05.2019
    Short company description

    Luxoft is a global IT service provider with more than 12800 expert skilled software engineers onboard that create high-end business solutions for the world’s largest brands. Luxoft’s global client base consists primarily of large multinational corporations.
    We serve over 150 clients from our delivery centers in North America, Mexico, Western and Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, and South Africa. Luxoft is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:LXFT). With deep domain expertise in the finance, technology, automotive, telecom, travel & aviation and energy, the company consistently goes beyond its clients’ expectations by bringing together technology, talent, innovation, and the highest quality standards.

    Reasons to join us
    • Attractive salary and benefits package
    • We invest into your professional training including business domain knowledge, and allow you to grow your professional career.
    • We encourage creative-thinking into an open-minded work environment. Frequently the relaxation rooms are the place where the most ambitions ideas are born.
    • We are not just professional teams, we are also friends that have fun working together
    • If you are an active person and you feel motivated by the creation/development of the software solutions, then this is the place to be, you will not get bored.


    Mandatory Skills:
    - Strong knowledge of networking protocols
    - CCNA 1, 2, 3, 4 is a must
    - CCNP is a plus
    - Industrial Protocols is a big plus
    - Hands-on experience in scripting (Bash)
    - Hands-on experience in software development (Python programming language)
    - Hands-on experience with Linux OS
    - Hands-on experience in software quality assurance
    - Knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
    - Ability to write clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
    - Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
    - Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
    - Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
    - Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus
    - BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject


    Project Description:
    - Our customer is an industrial network devices producer.
    The devices' software is comprised of various networking protocols.
    These networking protocols span all OSI layers, but the main focus is Layer 2, 3 and 4.
    - We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated or manual tests to ensure software quality.
    - QA engineer responsibilities include designing, implementing, executing automated or manual tests and debugging customer issues for networking protocols.
    You will also review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics.
    - The QA technician role plays an important part in our client’s software development process.
    Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting automated and manual tests before product launches to ensure software runs correctly and meets client needs.
    If you hold an engineering background and enjoy pinpointing software quality problems, we’d like to meet you.
    - Ultimately, you should monitor all stages of software development to identify software malfunctions so that quality standards are met.

    What We Offer:

    - Possibility to expand:
    - Networking protocols knowledge
    - Programming languages ( C, Python)
    - Hands-on experience with industrial networking devices
    - Complete laboratory for testing purposes:
    - A high number of client networking devices
    - Hardware traffic generators (IXIA, SmartBits)
    - Ability to create custom network topologies that suit all testing needs
    - Internal training courses both in technical and soft skills
    - Possibility to advance on higher technical position levels
    - Possibility to advance on management positions
    - Experienced quality assurance team with openness to technology and fun

    - Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and architects) to identify system requirements
    - Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
    - Estimate, prioritize, plan and execute testing activities
    - Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans
    - Improve and develop functionality for internal test automation framework
    - Design, develop and execute automated tests using internal test automation framework
    - Perform regression testing for software validation and investigate results by debugging failed tests
    - Identify, record, document thoroughly and track issues
    - Debug customer issues and help the fixing process
    - Perform necessary testing when issues are resolved
    - Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing software to meet client needs
    - Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies