Lead Test Engineer (Automation)

Gurugram, Haryana   |   Full Time

Simpplr is  looking for Lead Software Engineer (Quality) with a drive and eagerness to contribute to the performance, reliability and ensure quality of our product . This is a great opportunity to join a team responsible for a product that is defining the way companies engage and connect with their employees. You’ll be working in Gurugram alongside talented and really passionate engineers, designers, and researchers who are focused on building a world class application, some of whom are based in other locations. We offer a great working environment and an excellent opportunity to be part of a thriving startup.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Design and develop a reusable architecture for test automation

  • Design and build new test frameworks and  extend existing frameworks

  • Ensure framework is scalable to perform end-to-end testing in multi-component environments

  • Take on leadership responsibilities and influence the direction of the automation effort, and its schedule and prioritization

  • Work with management, developers, and quality assurance personnel, to meet these goals

  • Review product requirements, functional and design specifications to determine and preparedness of automated test cases

  • Providing feedback on release readiness

  • Participation in requirement analysis and  walkthrough 

Skills Required

  • 7-10 years of overall experience in software testing or development

  • 4+ years of experience in automation testing

  • Expertise in designing & implementing automation frameworks ground up

  • Strong hands-on experience with Selenium

  • Good programming skills & understanding of Java

  • Good knowledge of API testing tools like REST Assured or JMeter

  • Proficiency with SQL & relational databases preferably MySQL

  • Strong understanding of software testing methodologies

  • Exposure to Agile / Scrum methodologies

  • Prior experience in leading & mentoring a small team of testers

  • Good  interpersonal and communication skills

Good To Have

  • Knowledge of automated testing tools like Appium, TestProject, TestNG

  • Performance testing experience with JMeter

  • DevOps - Automation experience with application deployments & CI/CD tools

  • Security testing knowledge including vulnerability assessment and penetration testing

  • Hands-on experience in testing software solutions on any cloud platform (AWS, Azure, GCP)

About Simpplr

Simpplr is today’s modern employee intranet. We make it possible for businesses to not only create an immersive and inspiring digital workplace but also connect, align, and engage their entire workforce across the enterprise. We aim to break the barriers of traditional work environments to deliver a better workplace, anywhere. 

Simpplr is trusted by leading brands including Workday, UKG, AAA, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, DocuSign, Eurostar, and Columbia University to engage their employees by streamlining internal communications and forging employee connections. Our overarching goal is to be a company that is loved by its employees, customers, and investors. Simpplr’s year-over-year growth rate and Glassdoor ratings illustrate our success.

Check out the great things our customers say about us on Salesforce’s AppExchange, G2Crowd and Capterra: 

Simpplr on AppExchange 
Simpplr on G2Crowd
Simpplr on Capterra

Simpplr is headquartered in Redwood Shores, CA and is backed by Norwest Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures. 

Simpplr has been selected a leader in The Forrester Wave: Intranet Platforms, Q2 2020 and has been regularly getting awards and recognition not just for its innovative solution but also for its UX/ UI.


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What it is like to work at Simpplr why will you join us

We’re a very people focused startup and we strive for an open and transparent culture. We value those able to push themselves and empower their fellow teammates, whilst keeping a relaxed working environment. Simpplr provides a competitive compensation package along with medical and accidental insurance. We believe in work-life integration and offer a flexible work environment. These benefits, coupled with an amazing team of individuals who believe in our mission and value openness, collaboration and teamwork, make Simpplr an incredible place to work.

It’s really important to us to celebrate our successes, so we have lots of team meals and outings too. In short, we’ll make sure you love working at Simpplr. Check out our Glassdoor rating here: Simpplr on Glassdoor

Other Benefits

  • Salary: Best in the industry
  • Stock Options
  • Reward & recognition
  • Free Breakfast
  • Medical and Accidental insurance for your family
  • Flexible hours and responsible work from home
  • Casual Dress
  • Parties & Fun
  • Flexible salary benefits
  • Internet and Mobile reimbursement.

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