QA Automation Engineer

0-2 years
a month ago 16 Applied
Job Description

Patona works with top enterprises and digital native businesses in Australia helping them build their remote teams in Philippines, India and Sri Lanka. Working with well known market leading brands we pride ourselves with hiring great teams to work on exciting game changing technology. Patona currently has 160+ engineers, testers, product managers etc working across 20+ partners. We focus on uplifting the way organisations build and manage their remote teams through great working relationships, trust, integrity, culture and hiring processes. Additional to this we are building our own technology product offerings. Patona is Japanese for Partner (although we are not from Japan) we believe in partnerships with our clients and our people where everyone wins. This is the only way true partnerships thrive.

We are a rapidly growing, innovative and enthusiastic organisation, we believe in surrounding ourselves with great people. We strive to deliver the best outcomes for our customers, our partners and our people. We have multiple roles open working as part of a remote team for our partners in Australia. If this role does not quite match please reach out if you are interested in joining us as we currently have over 50 open opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

As an Automation QA Engineer, your primary responsibility is to develop and integrate automated test suites, ensuring the smooth functioning of our technology solutions across both non-functional and functional phases.

  • Designing an automation framework that emphasises usability, effectiveness, efficiency, and maintainability
  • Building, running, and updating automation scripts of varying complexity
  • Analysing system documentation to provide comprehensive feedback on testability
  • Creating and maintaining a mechanism for tracking changes to the automation framework
  • Reviewing feedback from stakeholders and developing strategies to address any technical issues
  • Providing recommendations to Test Managers based on test results and findings
  • Utilising testing processes and procedures such as Agile and/or V-model methodologies as per project requirements.

Key Skills

  • Extensive experience with test/automation tools, especially Cypress and WebdriverIO
  • Proficiency in JavaScript/TypeScript
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or a related field. Relevant work experience may be considered
  • Experience in payments and the payment industry
  • Strong understanding of software testing methodologies, tools, and processes
  • Knowledge of defect tracking systems and software quality assurance best practices
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum development methodologies
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with keen attention to detail
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Leadership abilities and willingness to mentor junior team members.

Experience Requirements

  • ISTQB or similar certifications in software testing
  • Experience with test management tools such as JIRA and Xray
  • Knowledge of programming languages such as Java Script and Cypress
  • Familiarity with continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) practices
  • Experience in testing web applications, mobile applications, and APIs.


Internal Relationships:

  • Users
  • Applications and Systems Team
  • Automation Lead
  • QA Manager.

External Relationships

  • Users
  • Applications and Systems Team


  • Flexibility in work hours, with a focus on managing energy rather than time
  • Access to online learning platforms and a budget for professional development
  • A collaborative, no-silos environment, encouraging learning and growth across teams
  • A dynamic social culture with team lunches, social events, and opportunities for creative input
  • Private Health insurance.

If you possess the required skills and are eager to contribute to our team's success by ensuring the quality of our software products, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity as a QA Automation Engineer. Join us in shaping the future of property management technology. Apply now!





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