Sr. / Lead QA Engineer - Mobile Applications, Web Services, and Blockchain (Hybrid, Bangalore)

0-10 years
a month ago 11 Applied
Job Description

Experience: 10.00+ years

Salary: INR 250000.00 / month (based on experience)

Expected Notice Period: 15 Days

Shift: (GMT+05:30) Asia/Kolkata (IST)

Opportunity Type: Hybrid (Bangalore)

Placement Type: Full-time Permanent position(Payroll and Compliance to be managed by: Digi Yatra Foundation)

(*Note: This is a requirement for one of Uplers client - Digi Yatra Foundation)

What do you need for this opportunity

Primary Skills:

Manual Testing, Team Collaboration, Mobile Testing Framework, Vendor Management, Performance Optimization, AWS Device Farm, Quality Assurance, Blockchain Testing, Selenium, Ci/Cd Pipelines, Cypress, XCTest, Defect Management, Automation Testing, Git, Good Team Player, Problem Solving Attitude, Strong Attention to Detail

Digi Yatra Foundation is Looking for:

Mode of Work: Hybrid, Bangalore (The Talent shall require to visit office for meetings, frequency to be discussed with the client)

Level & Grade: Senior/Lead Technology

Division/Dept.: Product Innovation

Reports to: Head of Product Innovation / Head of IT Operations

Date of Joining: Immediate

Job Purpose:

As a Senior/Lead Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer specializing in mobile applications, web services, and blockchain technologies, you will be instrumental in ensuring the quality, reliability, and security of our software products. Your role will involve leading the QA efforts, collaborating closely with development teams, and implementing comprehensive testing strategies across multiple platforms. You will play a critical role in shaping the user experience and maintaining the integrity of our digital solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leadership and Team Management: Lead and mentor a team of QA engineers, fostering a culture of excellence and innovation in both manual and automation testing practices.
  • Test Strategy Development: Develop and implement comprehensive test strategies for mobile applications, web services, and blockchain solutions, encompassing both manual and automated testing approaches.
  • Manual Testing: Conduct thorough manual testing of software applications, ensuring functionality, usability, and compatibility across various devices, browsers, and platforms.
  • Automation Testing: Drive automation efforts for testing by designing, developing, and maintaining automated test suites using industry-standard tools and frameworks, such as Selenium, Appium, or Cypress.
  • Test Planning and Execution: Plan and execute manual and automated test cases, scenarios, and scripts to achieve maximum test coverage and uncover potential defects.
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Collaborate closely with development teams, product managers, and stakeholders to ensure alignment of manual and automated testing activities with project requirements and timelines.
  • Quality Assurance Standards: Define and enforce quality assurance standards and best practices for both manual and automated testing, ensuring consistency and reliability in testing processes.
  • Defect Management: Identify, document, and track defects found during manual and automated testing, working closely with development teams to facilitate timely resolution and maintain product quality.
  • Performance Optimization: Proactively identify performance bottlenecks through manual and automated testing, collaborating with development teams to optimize software performance and enhance user experience.
  • Continuous Improvement: Drive continuous improvement initiatives within the QA team, incorporating feedback, lessons learned, and emerging technologies to enhance both manual and automated testing processes and methodologies.

Engagement Type:

  • Direct-hire on the DigiYatra payroll
  • Client / Talent Agreement - Full-time Permanent position
  • The final salary CTC will be offered by the client based on the Interview performance, Current CTC and Technical Experience

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Ready to play an Independent contributor role
  • Ready to build strategy, roadmap and work with Tier I Vendors and coordinate on the project solutions and problem statements
  • Jump In to solve the problems when the deadlines are about to miss
  • Strong Project Management and Hands-on Expertise on Cloud Implementation
  • Solution Centric and Work Independent
  • The talents from Product Companies, B2B SaaS are most preferred for this role

This Role Requires:

  • 10 - 12 years of experience in quality assurance, with a strong background in both manual and automation testing methodologies.
  • Proficiency in designing, developing, and executing manual test cases and scenarios to verify software functionality, usability, and performance.
  • Extensive experience in implementing and maintaining automated test suites using industry-standard tools and frameworks, with a focus on enhancing test coverage and efficiency.
  • Strong understanding of test automation principles and best practices, including test script design, data-driven testing, and continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.
  • Familiarity with mobile testing frameworks and tools, such as XCTest, Espresso, or XCUITest, for automating mobile application testing on iOS and Android platforms.
  • Knowledge of web services testing tools, such as Postman or SoapUI, for validating API functionality, performance, and security.
  • Experience with version control systems, such as Git, for managing test automation codebase and collaborating with development teams.
  • Proven ability to analyze test results, identify trends, and provide actionable insights to improve software quality and development processes.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to effectively convey technical concepts and findings to cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail and a passion for delivering high-quality software solutions.

Key differentiating advantages:

  • Experience in implementing hybrid testing approaches, combining manual and automated testing techniques to maximize test coverage and efficiency.
  • Knowledge and experience in testing blockchain applications, including smart contracts auditing and consensus mechanism validation.
  • Proficiency in utilizing machine learning algorithms for test data generation, anomaly detection, or predictive analytics in software testing.
  • Familiarity with cloud-based testing platforms and services, such as AWS Device Farm or Sauce Labs, for executing automated tests across various devices and environments.
  • Certification in software testing, such as ISTQB Certified Tester or Agile Testing Certification, demonstrating a commitment to professional development and industry best practices.

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or related field.

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in leading teams technically.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with remote teams.
  • Strong analytical, logical skills, and team-leading skills.

About Digi Yatra Foundation:

Digi Yatra Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to revolutionising air travel in India through digital solutions. Our mission is to enhance the efficiency, safety, and enjoyment of air travel by leveraging the latest technologies. We collaborate closely with government agencies, airlines, airports, and technology partners to develop solutions for passenger identification, security screening, boarding, and more.

How to apply for this opportunity

  • Register or login on our portal & fill out the application form.
  • Clear the given AI Screening (30 min) and Click on Apply to get shortlisted
  • Once it's all done, your profile will be shared with the client for the Interview round.
  • When selected, just meet the client and get your exciting career started!

About our Client - Digi Yatra Foundation:

About Digi Yatra Foundation:Digi Yatra Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to revolutionizing air travel in India through digital solutions. Our mission is to enhance the efficiency, safety, and enjoyment of air travel by leveraging the latest technologies. We collaborate closely with government agencies, airlines, airports, and technology partners to develop solutions for passenger identification, security screening, boarding, and more. Equal Opportunity Employer:Digi Yatra Foundation is an equal opportunity employer, promoting diversity and inclusivity. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds without regard to age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, or disability. Our hiring process is based on merit and qualifications, ensuring fair treatment and respect for all employees. We strive to create a safe and inclusive work environment that fosters teamwork, creativity, and innovation. Our commitment is to provide equal employment opportunities and create a diverse and inclusive workforce reflecting the communities we serve.

About Uplers:

Our goal is to make hiring reliable, simple, and fast. Our role will be to help all our talents find and apply for relevant contractual onsite opportunities and progress in their career. We will support any grievances or challenges you may face during the engagement. You will also be assigned to a dedicated Talent Success Coach during the engagement.

(Note: There are many more opportunities apart from this on the portal. Depending on the assessments you clear, you can apply for them as well).

So, if you are ready for a new challenge, a great work environment, and an opportunity to take your career to the next level, don't hesitate to apply today. We are waiting for you!






Team Collaboration
Blockchain Testing
Strong Attention to Detail
Mobile Testing Framework
Problem Solving Attitude
AWS Device Farm
Ci/Cd Pipelines
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