Senior Test Automation Engineer

Commencis, Full Time, Remote

Join us in paving the way for a thriving digital society!

Commencis has more than two decades of expertise in the world of experience design, software engineering and cloud technologies. Our products and solutions are used by leading brands in financial services, insurance, airlines and retail in more than 20 countries.

We help our clients around the globe to commence their next evolution and pave the way for a thriving digital society. We love discovering what’s next. We value collaboration, curiosity, and an open mindset at work.

If you share the same passion with our fellow Commencers, then let us unleash your world-class potential!

We are looking for a self-motivated Test Automation Engineer with strong technical and communication skills to contribute throughout the development lifecycle of products in various exciting domains, which are realized with Commencis’ expertise in a fast-paced team environment.

While the emphasis of the role is on development and implementation of test automation, you will also be involved in the creation of test strategy and scope. Your experience and broad knowledge will be essential to plan and execute by constraints without sacrificing quality.

You will be working closely with developers, product owners and designers to ensure requirements are being met and to the correct quality, and you will conduct automated (and manual tests where necessary) to ensure the product delivered is fit for purpose.

While your focus will be the delivery of a specific product you will also have the chance to get involved in other projects/products test automation coordination & review activities and aim to streamline and improve Commencis automation methods and practices.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with various stakeholders (internal and external) to discuss and understand requirements on projects to ensure release of quality applications by creating and following effective test strategy.
  • Reviewing test basis (requirements, stories, design docs, etc.) and ensure alignment with the planned test activities
  • Creating, designing, and executing efficient test cases to provide good coverage mostly for UI (mobile / web) / APIautomation testing, as well as manual testing.
  • Performingdiverse types of tests in projects when needed: manual black box, user interface, regression, functional or integration testing.
  • Performing required activities to apply test process for both automation and manual tests (test planning, design, execution, monitoring, and reporting)
  • Reporting test progress and status, doing defect tracking and risk assessment
  • Taking a supportive role on continuous integration, continuous testing, and release management.
  • Supporting test automation framework development when needed.
  • Learning new technologies and apply to projects as needed
  • Reviewing and providing feedbacks for test scripts and failedscenarios.
  • Designing and executing performance tests (load, stress, etc.) and report performance test results.


  • 5+ years of Software industryexperience,including QA methodologies and software testing
  • At least 4 years of experience in using any test automation tools like Appium and Rest Assured,
  • BSc or MSc in Software/Computer Engineering or related fields.
  • Excellent understanding of existing test automation frameworks
  • Excellent understanding of version control systems and team collaboration tools like Git & Gerrit
  • Strong understanding of continuous integration tools (such as Jenkins)
  • Experience in writing test automation strategy and test plans
  • Experience with various load testing tools like JMeter and Locust
  • Experience with Java/other Object-oriented programming languages
  • Excellent analytic and problem solving skills
  • Fluent English in both verbal and written communication
  • Experience to work in multi-national, cross platform teams
  • Experience with creating sustainable automation framework is a plus
  • Knowledge of Security Testing is a plus
  • Being ISTQB certified is a plus
  • Being active in the open source community is a plus

Why Commencis?

We want people to thrive at Commencis. Here are what Commencers like about working at Commencis.

Competitive compensation & benefits: Competitive salary, private health insurance, pension & retirement plans (company backed pension system), meal card & commute compensation, paid birthday-off

Happier Weekdays: We offer flexible working hours including remote working option. Online events, guest speakers, refreshments in the office, meeting-light culture and many more to enjoy the weekdays.

Never Stop Learning: We support learning and development programs for pretty much anything. And provide you the opportunity to reach the leading online e-learning platforms like Udemy & libraries.

Community & Socials: We are a tight-knit community and love gathering together. Happy hours, workshops, new year party, city tours, Summer Campus are only some of our social activities.

Open culture: We offer a flat organization, direct & open communication culture. We value Commencers’ voice, and address any suggestions and questions you ask.

Commencis helps leading brands grow and scale in digital, powered by its big data, analytics and cloud products. Putting digital at the core, Commencis transforms businesses to thrive and stay relevant in a demanding digital world. Driven by purpose, Commencis focuses on creating measurable positive impact and competitive advantage through technology, design and data science. Commencis enables clients to design and build digital experiences, create stronger and more meaningful relationships with their customers, and bring agility and scalability with cloud solutions.